The University of British Columbia (UBC) is recognised as the world’s leading research university. The exciting Vancouver campus is located in a natural setting, just 10 km from the city centre.
Its location is truly remarkable, with a backdrop of forests and snow-covered hills, as well as spectacular panoramic views of the ocean. At UBC, students from all across Canada and around the world, have full access to its unique scientific and research facilities.
The University of British Columbia offers a successful academic programme that allows graduate students who show a financial commitment to earn a degree. The programme provides candidates with high quality, research-based instruction that develops them into responsible, knowledgeable, employable and entrepreneurially-minded citizens.
- Host University: University of British Columbia;
- Host Country: Canada;
- Study Level: PhD;
- Scholarship Type: Partial Funding;
- Scholarship Worth: 10,000$ – 20,000$;
- Eligible Countries: National and International Students;
- Available Subjects: All Subjects;
- Application Deadline: June 30, 2021.
The UBC Public Scholars Scholarship for domestic and international students is open to domestic and international PhD students in all subjects available at the University of British Columbia, Canada.
Scholarship benefits: The scholarship will be paid in two instalments of up to $10,000, for a combined total of $20,000 for each student over the course of the PhD.
Candidates are required to be no more than 48 months into their PhD studies by 31 August 2020;
Candidates must be enrolled in the PhD programme at the University of British Columbia as of 1 September 2020;
Candidates in year 6 have between 48 and 60 months of doctoral studies, which can be admitted only under very special conditions.
Application process: To participate in this scholarship programme, applicants must be studying for a PhD at the selected Canadian university. Once approved, applicants may proceed to apply for this scholarship.
Supporting documents: Download the completed online application form and the common Canadian CV.
Admission conditions: Applicants must have a Bachelor’s and a Master’s degree with high academic standing.
Language conditions: Applicants must meet the English language requirements to be admitted to the university.