The Algerian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation is offering 8 scholarship opportunities to South African students to study at universities in Algeria. The language of instruction is French and one year of language training is included in the scholarship.
Application Deadline: 18th July 2017
Eligible Countries: South Africa
To Be Taken At (Country): Algeria
Field of Study: Technical sciences, Science of matter, Mathematics and computer sciences, French
South African citizens in good health with a strong academic record;
A National Senior Certificate with Bachelor’s pass and a minimum of 60% average (excluding Life Orientation);
25 years old or younger;
Available to study in Algeria from September 2017;
Must have university entrance on NSC certificate and meet the minimum requirements to gain entry into a similar course at a South African university;
Intend to return to South Africa at the end of your studies.
Number of Awards: 8
Value of Award: The scholarship covers tuition, accommodation subsidy and a basic living allowance. Successful applicants will be expected to cover the cost of travel to Algeria and any additional living expenses.
How to Apply: Submit the following documents to InternationalScholarships@dhet.gov.za by 18 July 2017
Completed application form
Copy of Matric certificate
Copy of passport
Award Providers: Algerian Government
Important Notes: Please note that this scholarship is offered by the Algerian Government. Applicants are required to undertake their own research into programmes and institutions in Algeria and are responsible for ensuring that the qualifications will be recognised in South Africa. No additional financial support will be provided by the Department of Higher Education and Training.