Wednesday, December 27, 2017

JFUNU Scholarships for MSc in Sustainability Programme, Japan 2018

Deadline: 28/02/2018 Degree: Masters Scholarship Description: The Master of Science in Sustainability programme is a two-year progr... thumbnail 1 summary
Deadline: 28/02/2018


Degree: Masters


Scholarship Description: The Master of Science in Sustainability programme is a two-year programme, which provides students with the knowledge and practical skills necessary to contribute to solving challenges of sustainability. Drawing on an innovative, interdisciplinary approach, the programme integrates methods and resources from the natural and social sciences, as well as the humanities. The programme is intended for recent graduates, professionals and practitioners who seek to meaningfully contribute to the work of governments, civil society, the private sector, and/or the UN and other international organizations in the area of sustainability.


Eligibility: Applicants for the Master of Science in Sustainability are required to have met the following requirements by the application deadline in order to be considered:


A. A strong interest in sustainability studies;
B. Demonstrated commitment to study and understand global issues;
C. A completed bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) from a recognized university or institution of higher education in a field related to sustainability (Those who expect to graduate and have a bachelor’s degree or its equivalent conferred before September 2018 may also apply.);
D. A GPA of 3.5 or above on a 4.0 scale for the bachelor’s degree earned;
E. English language proficiency.


Benefits: Tuition Fee: 10,000 USD per year
Estimated total expenses for the master’s degree programme for 2 years including tuition are approximately 56,000 USD. Applicants must show financial resources adequate to meet the full costs of educational and living expenses.


Application: Your official application must be submitted through the online application form. You will need to create a user account to submit your applications. The online form can be saved and returned to at any time before submitting.


Scholarship Website: https://ias.unu.edu/en/admissions/degrees/msc-in-sustainability-2018.html#overview