Scholarship Opportunity 2021/22
March 21, 2021

Title of Award:

International Student House & London Metropolitan University Scholarship Scheme

2021/22

Scholarship is available each year for a master’s degree in any subject (Applicant must first be accepted into the degree course) at London Metropolitan University, UK, for Nepalese applicants from Islington College Kathmandu.

Eligibility:

Applicants may apply for the Scholarship if they meet the following criteria:

  • Citizen of Nepal
  • Completed and Obtained a London Metropolitan University Undergraduate degree with a 1st Class honors at Islington College Kathmandu
  • Applying to pursue a full-time residential Master course of study at London Metropolitan University in the UK

All applications must be made in the same year of an applicant’s graduation date.

Deadlines:

Applications for the Scholarship must reach Islington College Kathmandu – Student Services Department, adhering to the following.

Key Dates are as follows:

  • Applications Open March 21, 2021
  • Applications Deadline March 31, 2021
  • Assessments and Interviews April 4 – 11, 2021
  • Scholarship Results Announced April 16, 2021

Scholarship Value:

The Scholarship covers the full cost of studying for a master’s degree at London Metropolitan University in the UK. It is one of the most generous international scholarships available and worth more than GBP 30,000.

The Scholarship covers the following costs:

  • Tuition fees for a master’s degree at London Metropolitan University in the UK
  • One economy single airfare at both the beginning and end of the course
  • Accommodations for the duration of a master’s degree course
  • Living expenses for the duration of a master’s degree course

Application Link – https://forms.gle/CPDX31w5q5M1RoTTA 

Selection Criteria:

Although each scholar is understandably different, there are 3 common qualities which the various selection committees look out for:

Academic Excellence

All scholars are expected to be academically outstanding with the ability to make a significant contribution to society in their field of interest.

Leadership Potential

All scholars are expected to be able to demonstrate a clear ability to lead; envision the future, engage with others, execute with excellence.

A Commitment to Improve Lives in Nepal

All scholars are expected to use their knowledge and talents for the benefit of society and their fellow countrymen.

Selection Process:

There are 3 stages in the selection process to ensure that all scholars meet the highest selection criteria.

Stage 1

Applicants are shortlisted based on their academic and extra-curricular records as well as their personal statement and references by the Islington College Course Leaders and Student Services and RTE Managers.

Stage 2

Applicants are invited to attend an assessment exercise followed by an individual interview with senior management of Islington College.

Stage 3

The final 3 applicants will be undergo further evaluation and the final decision will be made by senior London Metropolitan University academics and officers.