We at the Department of Historical Studies in the University of Cape Town, South Africa, are currently inviting applications for 1 Postdoctoral fellowship, 2 PhD scholarships, 3 Master’s scholarships, and 4 Honours Scholarships under our new, A W Mellon Foundation-funded programme History Access, starting from January 2018. The closing date for all applications is 30 October 2017. The Calls for Application are attached.
Kindly share this information with your colleagues and scholarly networks and encourage any suitable candidate to apply.
Above: Staff in Academic Linkages office (right) receive the posters for The Amas Project from Brenda Ayuku of Moi University.
AMAS-Academic Mobility for African Sustainable Development Intra-Africa Academic Mobility Scheme (AMAS) is a project destined to enhance exchange of knowledge to improve quality of learning, research and public service in Africa. Successful applicants get to enhance their knowledge and skills through mobility in select African universities while they pursue their Masters or Doctoral programmes in their respective universities.
The Partner Universities (PUs) in the AMAS project are: Moi University (MU), Kenya; Université Mohammed V de Rabat (UM5R), Morocco; Addis Ababa University (AAU), Ethiopia; Université d’Abomey-Calavi (UAC), Benin, and, Universidade Eduardo Mondlane (UEM), Mozambique. Universität Bayreuth (UBT), Germany, is the technical partner to the project (TP), while Moi University (MU) is the Leading Applicant.
The call is open to postgraduate students (Masters and PhD) in the pursuing social sciences and development related courses.
Dear new and prospective CUEA student. Attached below are the options for accomodation at the Catholic University.
1. Affiliate Hostels here.
2. Consolata Hostel.
3. Gardenia Hostel.
4. Deka Flats in Ongata Rongai and BV Hostel, Gataka here.
We are glad to announce that DAAD (the German Academic Exchange Service) is offering up to seven (7) scholarships, open to young East African academics and scientists, for the academic year 2018/19 to pursue a PhD in Germany.
In addition, together with the Government of Kenya, DAAD will offer additional twenty-one (21) scholarships to staff of public and private universities and public research institutes in Kenya to pursue a PhD in Germany.
The scholarships are open to all fields of research. No age limit!
The Master’s degree must not be older than 6 years at the time of the application.
Application deadline: 31st October, 2017 via www.funding-guide.de
Among the main requirements is a well developed research proposal (between 10 to 15 pages). In addition, the applicant needs to find a supervisor in Germany or get admission into a structured PhD programme.
For further information, visit us during our visiting hours Wednesdays and Thursdays between 9 am and 12 noon, check our website http://nairobi.daad.de/en/2164
We are looking forward to many promising applications!
German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
Regional Office for Africa
P. O. Box 14050 - 00800 Nairobi, Kenya
Community Bus Stop - Upper Hill Close - Madison Insurance House
Office hours: tuesdays to thursdays
Tel: +254 -733-929 929, -771 444 111, -202 729 741
Congratulations and welcome to the Catholic University of Eastern Africa! Kindly find below important information and attachments that you require in preparation for admission and registration at our institution.
Registration and Orientation
Those placed to study other courses under Bachelor of Science (Biology, Physics and Chemistry) Under Faculty of Arts (Geography, Environmental Planning and Management and History)and Bachelor of Education (Arts & Sciences) should report on 23rd August, 2017. Admission letters will be posted to the website for you to download.
Please bring originals and copies of the following:
1. KCSE result slip or certificate
2. School leaving certificate
3. National ID or birth certificate
In addition please bring:
1. Two (2) passport-size photos
2. Filled-in (attached)
a. Application form
b. Student’s Personal Details form
c. Medical form
d. Acceptance/Non-acceptance/Deferment form
e. Code of Good Conduct form
Fees and Account Details
You are required to pay the semester fee on or before the reporting date. No student will be registered before paying the fees as required.
Tuition KShs 8,000
Statutory Fee KShs12,000
Total KShs 20000
Payments can be made by BANKERS CHEQUES payable to: CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY OF EASTERN AFRICA or by Direct Deposit in the University’s accounts in any of the branches of the following banks:
a. COMMERCIAL BANK OF AFRICA A/C No: 6479 000 011 (WaberaSt.Branch)
b. COOPERATIVE BANK OF KENYA A/C No: 01129005722200 (Parliament Branch)
c. EQUITY BANK A/C No: 061-0292352491 (Rongai Branch)
d. Sidian Bank a/c # 01001020010831
Cash payments and other cheques (i.e. personal, Company or Cooperatives cheques), are not accepted.
Bursary and Loans
Kenyan Students who are registered for undergraduate programmes are encouraged to apply for Loans and Bursaries from the Higher Education Loans Board (HELB). You are encouraged to visit the HELB website [www.helb.co.ke] for more information on the financial aid.
The University does not provide its own accommodation but arrangements have been made with various service providers. The list will be posted to the website. They will also be available during the registration and orientation time.You can find some here.
Deferment of students
Any student who is unable to report for one reason or another should complete the Acceptance/Non acceptance/Deferment form and submit it to the Registrar-Academic as soon as possible, but not later than 2nd June 2017. A student who does not submit the form will be deemed to have forfeited his/her admission to the University.
Inter/intra School Transfers
Inter/intra school transfers will be processed within the first three weeks of the semester. A student who wishes to transfer will be required to fill and submit the intra school transfer form and attach a copy of the KCSE result slip. Students seeking to transfer from other Universities to CUEA should first seek a transfer form from KUCCPS, get it signed by VC or The Registrar- Academic of CUEA, the VC of the University placed then submit it to KUCCPS for clearance.
All applications will be considered based on qualification and availability of space in the course applied for.
List of Attachments
1. Application form
2. Student’s Personal Details form
3. Medical form
4. Acceptance/Non-acceptance/Deferment form
5. Code of Good Conduct form
Kindly find all those documents attached here