Are you a Nigerian student dreaming of pursuing a Master’s degree abroad? The Embassy of France in Nigeria is offering a fantastic opportunity to study in France, focusing on Environment and Risk Management. This blog post details everything you need to know about this scholarship, from eligibility criteria to the application process. Let’s dive in!
The Embassy of France in Nigeria, in collaboration with the French Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs and the French Ministry for Higher Education and Research, is renewing a scholarship program for Nigerian students. The program aims to support studies in two key areas:
- Risk Management
Duration and Coverage
The scholarship is available for both M1 (first year) and M2 (second year) Master’s programs, which typically last two years in France. It covers:
- Transportation to France
- A monthly allowance for living expenses
- Assistance in finding affordable student housing
- Healthcare coverage for the entire study period
- Visa application fees
- Tuition fees at public universities
Are You Eligible?
To apply, you must:
- Be a Nigerian citizen residing in Nigeria
- Be no older than 35 years
- Hold a Bachelor’s degree or Higher National Diploma in an environment-related field
- Have completed your National Service
- Commit to studying in France for the academic year starting September/October 2024/2025
- Note: Proficiency in French is not required
How to Apply
Here’s what you’ll need:
- A copy of your international passport (valid for at least two years)
- A detailed CV outlining your academic and professional background
- A personal statement explaining your interest and goals
- Your Bachelor’s diploma or equivalent
- Undergraduate transcript showing your academic performance
- A recommendation letter from your university (recommended but not mandatory)
You must submit your application by December 15, 2023.
Why Choose France for Your Master’s?
Studying in France offers an unparalleled experience. You’ll gain exposure to world-class education, diverse cultures, and the opportunity to network with global experts in your field. Plus, this scholarship offers a comprehensive package to ensure your focus remains on your studies and personal development.
This scholarship is a golden opportunity for Nigerian students passionate about Environment and Risk Management. With comprehensive support and the chance to study in one of the world’s most culturally rich countries, it’s an opportunity not to be missed. So, why wait? Start your application today and take the first step towards an exciting educational journey in France!