UP Postgraduate Doctoral Research Bursaries 2016

UP Postgraduate Doctoral Research Bursaries 2016


The UP Postgraduate Research Bursary is available to students who:

  • Register for a Doctoral programme on a full-time basis at the University of Pretoria,
  • And not employed for more than 12 hours a week.
  • The bursary is awarded to candidates on the grounds of the contribution their study is likely to make to strategic areas of research which are priorities for the Faculty.
  • Financial need: Applicants must demonstrate that they have applied for other sources of funding, (although they need not have been successful).
  • Applicants must demonstrate academic potential,
  • Students who have not completed their preceding study programme will not be considered for a U

Postgraduate Research Scholarship

For more details please visit UP website – http://www.up.ac.za/fees-and-funding – External Bursaries.

The value of the bursary is R75,000.00 p.a. In cases where a candidate registers during the 2nd semester, the value of the bursary is R37 500 for the first year

Application forms are available from www.up.ac.za/feesfunding or by sending an email to [email protected] (Department of Research and Innovation Support)

Closing Date: 20 January 2016

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