Applications are currently ongoing for the 2017 Clinical Ophthalmology Scholarship at University Of Edinburgh. Interested students should see the details below.
The University of Edinburgh, founded in 1582, is the sixth oldest university in the English-speaking world and one of Scotland’s ancient universities. The university is deeply embedded in the fabric of the city of Edinburgh, with many of the buildings in the historic Old Town belonging to the university.
The University of Edinburgh was ranked 17th and 21st in the world by the 2014–15 and 2015–16 QS rankings. It is now ranked 19th in the world according to 2016–17 QS Rankings. It is ranked as the 6th best university in Europe by the U.S. News’ Best Global Universities Ranking, and 7th best in Europe by the Times Higher Education Ranking.
The Research Excellence Framework, a research ranking used by the UK government to determine future research funding, ranked Edinburgh 4th in the UK for research power, with Computer Science and Informatics ranking 15th in the UK. It is ranked 16th in the world in arts and humanities by the 2015–16 Times Higher Education Ranking.
It is ranked the 23rd most employable university in the world by the 2015 Global Employability University Ranking. It is a member of both the Russell Group, and the League of European Research Universities, a consortium of 21 research universities in Europe. It has the third largest endowment of any university in the United Kingdom, after the universities of Cambridge and Oxford.
The University of Edinburgh, UK invites applications for the David E I Pyott Master of Surgery in Clinical Ophthalmology Scholarship which is offered to students from Africa, South Asia, Caribbean Islands, Pacific Islands, Central and South America.
The application deadline for this scholarship program is on 28th July 2017.
Africa, South Asia, Caribbean Islands, Pacific Islands, Central and South America.
- Applicants must be citizens from Africa, South Asia, Caribbean Islands, Pacific Islands, Central and South America.
- Applicants must have applied or applying to University of Edinburgh.
- Applicants must have been accepted for admission on to the online distance learning Master of Surgery (ChM) in Clinical Ophthalmology at the University of Edinburgh.
- Applicants must have completed their bachelors degree program in any recognized institution.
How to Apply
The mode of application is online. Applicants should visit this link to apply.