Saturday, December 6, 2014

Asian Development Bank Japan Scholarship

This is a great opportunity for International students to study in New Zealand. International students can apply for this scholarship to study at the University of Auckland in New Zealand

Purpose of award
The minimum academic requirement for entry into The University of Auckland postgraduate study is the equivalent to a 3-year New Zealand university bachelor's degree with a B average. The minimum English language requirement for entry into postgraduate study at The University of Auckland is IELTS (International English Language Testing System Certificate) with an overall score of 6.5 and no band less than 6.0 or a TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) paper-based 575 with a TWE of 4.5 or computer-based 233 with a TWE of 4.5.
* The programmes covered by this scholarship scheme are limited to the following:
* Master of Public Health
* Master of Science (Environmental Science)
* Master of Arts (Development Studies)
* Master of International Business
* Master of Commerce (International Business)
* Diploma, Postgraduate Diploma, Master and Doctoral programmes in Engineering.
Selection criteria

Citizens, preferably with work experience and relevant tertiary qualifications from the following countries are eligible to apply
Pacific Islands Region:
Cook Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji Islands, Kiribati, Nauru, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Republic of Marshall Islands, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Timor Leste
Asia Region:
Afghanistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, China PR, Hong Kong China, Georgia, India, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Korea, Republic of Krygyz Rep Laos PDR, Malaysia, Maldives, Myanmar, Mongolia, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taipei/China, Tajikistan, Thailand, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Viet Nam.

Note: Applicants living, studying or working outside their home country are not eligible for this scholarship.
Number of awards offered



see 'Additional Information'

Tenure of award

One Year

How do students apply?
Step 1:
Apply online at Student Services for admission as an international student.
Step 2:
Wait for up to four weeks for your University of Auckland admission application to be processed. If you are successful with postgraduate admission entry and receive an official Firm Offer into The University of Auckland, you may proceed to step 3. If you are unsuccessful you may not proceed to step 3.
Step 3:
Complete the Asian Development Bank-Japan Scholarship application form and send in with all required documents to:
The University of Auckland
Auckland International
Private Bag 92019
New Zealand
Apply now - Online Application Form