Master Scholarships at University of Maiduguri in Nigeria, 2019/2020



The University of Maiduguri is pleased to announce the availability of scholarships for master degree in Cultural Sustainability. International applicants are eligible to apply for the scholarship.

About the sponsor: German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

DAAD scholarship in Germany is a private, federally funded and state-funded, self-governing national agency of the institutions of higher education in Germany, representing 365 German higher education institutions (100 universities and technical universities, 162 general universities of applied sciences, and 52 colleges of music and art)

The DAAD itself does not offer programs of study or courses, but awards competitive, merit-based grants for use toward study and/or research in Germany at any of the accredited German institutions of higher education.

It also awards grants to German students, doctoral students, and scholars for studies and research abroad. With an annual budget of nearly 400 million Euros and supporting approximately 50,000 grantees annually, approximately 11,000 of which are on long-term scholarships, the DAAD is, in fact, the largest such academic grant organization worldwide.

What You Need To Know About The Master Scholarships at the University of Maiduguri in Nigeria

The interdisciplinary Graduate School ‘Performing Sustainability: Cultures and Development in West Africa’ is a collaborative training network for postgraduate students by the University of Hildesheim (Germany), the University of Maiduguri (Nigeria) and the University of Cape Coast (Ghana)

The initiative is funded by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and focuses on innovative research that brings together approaches from performance, arts, and culture to bear on sustainable development as defined in the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Level / Field of Study:

Scholarships are available to pursue a Master’s degree at the University of Maiduguri. The Scholarships are awarded to study Master in Cultural Sustainability.

Host Nationality.

This Master Scholarship Sponsor is German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and is to be taken in Nigeria at the University of Maiduguri. If you are an international student and you wish to study in the UK, this is for you Complete Guide to Getting A UK Tier 4 Student Visa For International Students.

Eligibility Nationality

Master Scholarships at the University of Maiduguri are available for international students. Read also if you wish to study outside your home country Simple and Detailed Answers about Applying and Winning a Scholarship.

Scholarship Benefits

Participants in the Graduate School will pay the respective tuition fees for the programs they are enrolled in, but all costs in relation to the Graduate School (workshops, access to library and technical material) will be covered. Scholarship holders will additionally receive a monthly stipend.

Master Scholarships at University of Maiduguri Eligibility

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Applicants must have a Bachelor degree in the humanities, social sciences, cultural sciences or cultural policy.
  • Applicants must have a very good command of English in oral and written communication.
  • Applicants are requested to relocate to Maiduguri for the study period.

How to Apply for The Master Scholarships at University of Maiduguri

  • To apply please send the following documents:
  • Research project proposal (maximum 5 pages)
  • Motivation letter (2 pages) stating qualifications and interest and also indicating the specific graduate program the applicant wishes to enroll in
  • CV in English
  • Certificates and other relevant credentials
  • 2 letters of academic reference Selection will take place in October 2019

Scholarship Link

Application Deadline for The Master Scholarships at University of Maiduguri 2019/2020

The last date of sending the application form is October 15 respectively, any application that is submitted after the given deadline will not be accepted, visit the official website of Master Scholarships at the University of Maiduguri in before the deadline


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