New-Zealand Gordon Watson Scholarships 2020-2021
February 18, 2020

The University of Canterbury once again announced scholarships for International students. All countries are eligible for the scholarship award. Students from all over the world can apply for the New-Zealand Gordon Watson Scholarships 2020-2021.

In addition, those students who have the interest to study further in New Zealand can easily apply now. Almost all fields are available to apply. All international students are welcomed to apply. Full details, requirements, eligibility, financial support and applying procedure are as follows.

Last Date to Apply: 1st April 2020

About Host University

The University of Canterbury in New Zealand’s second-oldest university. It was founded in 1873 as Canterbury College, the first constituent college of the University of New Zealand.

 In the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) 2017, UC was ranked in the world’s top 500 universities. In 2017/18 QS World University Rankings ranked the University of Canterbury 214th overall in the world and the third highest-ranked university in New Zealand. Its individual global faculty rankings for 2015/2016 were: 146th in Arts & Humanities, 161st in Engineering & IT, 211th in Natural Sciences, and 94th in Social Sciences and Management. 

By 2018, these faculty rankings had all fallen considerably, and as of the release of the QS 2019 World University Rankings, both ARWU and QS had placed UC squarely in the middle of the pack of NZ’s eight universities at 4th place overall. In the 2016–2017 Times Higher Education World University Rankings, UC was ranked in the world’s top 400 universities, up from being in the world’s top 500 universities in 2015. By contrast, ARWU dropped UC from the top 400 universities in 2016 to only the top 500 in 2017.

Main Points of New-Zealand Gordon Watson Scholarships 2020-2021

The following are the main and keypoints of the scholarship 2020.

  • Host Country: New Zealand
  • Host university: The University of Canterbury
  • Offering Program: Masters and Ph.D. program
  • Available Course: All courses are available.
  • Nationality: All countries can apply.
  • Award Name: Gordon Watson Scholarship Program
  • Deadline: 1st April 2020
  • Number of Awards: Not defined

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  • Applicants from all over the world can apply.
  • Scholarship awards for Masters and Ph.D. programs.
  • Candidate should have an Honours Degree or Theology degree.
  • Only full-time programs are acceptable.
  • Previous transcripts.
  • Motivation Letter.
  • Reference Letter.
  • Fresh Resume CV.

Benefits of New-Zealand Gordon Watson Scholarships 2020-2021

Each Selected Applicants will get $12000 per year. Also, the time duration of this scholarship program is 3 years.

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How To Apply

You may apply through this webpage approximately 8 weeks before applications close. If it’s possible to apply on-line for this scholarship there will be a link above to the on-line system. If the link is not provided, please download and complete the application form located below.


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  1. Hello. My name is Bohlokoa Mohapi from Lesotho .I’m kindly requesting if do I stand a chance to get a fully funded scholarship for applied mathematics and computer science undergraduate. I have just completed my Advanced subsidiary level studies in 2019.

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