Masters and PhD Scholarships for Kenyan Students at Egerton University 2017/2018 – Kenya


Egerton University is delighted  to announce the availability of Masters and PhD Research grants for 2017/2018 academic year beginning in September 2017 at Egerton University.This scholarship program is open to Kenyans and they are encouraged to apply.Eligibility criteria is a noteworthy information.

About the Award: Following a competitive process, the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, through an African Development Bank (ADB) grant, is going to provide financial support for training
academic staff in Public Universities, Public Technical Institutions, Government line Ministries and State Corporations for capacity building. In view of this, EU would like to invite applications for scholarships in the categories outlined below.

Application Deadline: 24th July 2017

Offered annually? Yes

Eligible Countries: Kenya

To Be Taken at (country): Kenya

Fields of Study:

  • Department of Dairy and Food Science and Technology
  • Department of Crops, Horticulture and Soils
  • Department of Agriculture Economics and Agribusiness Management
  • Department of Animal Sciences

Type: Masters, PhD

Eligibility:  The upper age limit is 45 years for Master Degree Programmes and 50 years for PhD programmes

Selection Criteria: The short listing will be on merit and only the qualified applicants will be considered as per the criteria provided by the particular courses (See in Scholarship Webpage Link below)

Number of Awards: Not specified

Value of Award: Each scholarship covers Tuition fees and Research-related costs only and does not provide for stipend and personal upkeep.

Duration of Scholarship: MSc: 2 years; PhD: 3 years.

How to Apply: Application forms may be obtained from Egerton University Main Campus in Njoro or downloaded from the University website The Programs are scheduled to start on September 4th 2017.
Eligible candidates interested in these programs are invited to apply. Applications should be directed to either of the following contacts, to be received by 24th July 2017.
1.Dean, Faculty of Agriculture
Egerton University
P.O. Box 536-20115

Visit Scholarship Webpage for details

Award Provider: Egerton University, Kenya

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