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2015 Colombo Plan Scholarship in Engineering at University of Auckland

    colombo 1The University of Auckland is currently accepting scholarship application from students majoring in engineering, to pursue an undergraduate and postgraduate degree program. The scholarship application is opened up till 31st March 2015, and only students from Colombo plan member countries are eligible to apply. Only one scholarship valued at $3,000 shall be provided annually.

    Level of study

    Undergraduate and postgraduate

    Fields of study


    Scholarship description

    Sponsored by the alumni association of the University of Auckland Faculty of Engineering, the scholarship which was first started in 2011, is aimed at assisting international students from Colombo plan member countries to study at undergraduate and postgraduate level in any engineering program at the University of Auckland.

    Eligible countries

    Student from the following countries are eligible to apply

    • Maldives
    • South Korea
    • Laos
    • Fiji
    • Malaysia
    • Japan
    • Afghanistan
    • India
    • Bangladesh
    • Bhutan
    • Iran


    • To be considered for the Scholarship, student must have paid or arranged to pay their fees for full time enrollment into any Engineering program at undergraduate or postgraduate level.
    • Awardees are permitted to hold another Scholarship awarded provided that the other scholarship award allows such and the University of Auckland is fully aware
    • The University of Auckland holds the right to amend the regulation of the scholarship so long that such amendments does not veer off the main purpose of the scholarship


    Criteria for Selection

    Communication skills, exemplary leadership ability, community activities, financial need, strength of Academic achievement and a demonstrated desire to contribute positively to the field of Engineering shall be the basis for selection.

    Method of Application

    After downloading the application form from the University official website, students are to send in their application via post. For more information on how to apply: please click here

    N.B. Successful applicants shall be notified via letter or email six weeks after the closing date

    Application deadline

    31st March 2015

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