Sri Lanka Government Scholarships (2012 – 2013) for Foreign Students

Sri Lanka Government Scholarships (2012 – 2013) for Foreign Students

Name: Sri Lanka Government Scholarships for Foreign Students – 2012  in the any subject (excluding Medical & Dental Sciences).

Level: Undergraduate and Graduate

Last Date for Form Collection : 13 June 2012

Last Date for Form Submission: 30 June 2012

Requirement:
For Undergraduate Applicant:
Candidates with impressive results of an examination deemed equivalent to G.C.E. (Advance Level) Examination of Sri Lanka are eligible to apply for admission to universities in Sri Lanka. (Applicants are advised to attach to their applications the original letter obtained from the examinations board concerned to prove that their educational qualifications are equivalent to the GCE Examination of Srilanka or qualifications required for admission to a university in their own country to follow an undergraduate course of study leading to a Bachelor degree.)

For Postgraduate Applicants:
Applicants should have a first degree from a recognized university with good academic merits and for PhD studies a relevant postgraduate qualification, which is normally a Masters degree.

English Language Proficiency:
English is the medium of instruction. Accordingly, an applicant whose previous education has not been conducted in English must demonstrate a good command of English sufficient to meet the demands of classroom instructions, written assignments and participation in tutorials and discussions. Therefore applicants must provide evidence of proficiency in English i.e. achieve a minimum score of TOEFL 525 or a score of IELTS 6.0 for undergraduate studies. For Masters or PhD the required marks should be a score of TOEFL 550 or a score of IELTS 6.5 and above.

Eligibility:
Be citizens of the selected 48 countries
Scholarship Description:
Applications are invited from eligible foreign students to study at undergraduate or postgraduate levels in Sri Lankan Universities. The award under the special 100 scholarships programme, made by the Ministry of Higher Education, Sri Lanka, is for courses of study that will begin in October of 2012.

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