Are you looking for a fully funded scholarship to pursue your higher education in Qatar? Do you want to study at one of the most prestigious and innovative universities in the Middle East? If yes, then you should not miss this golden opportunity to apply for the Hamad Bin Khalifa University Scholarship 2024.
Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) is a public university that was established in 2010 as a member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science, and Community Development. The university offers a wide range of academic programs at the undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral levels, covering various fields of study such as Islamic studies, humanities and social sciences, science and engineering, and law. HBKU aims to provide a world-class education that fosters excellence, innovation, and research.
HBKU offers fully funded scholarships to international students outside of Qatar who want to join its diverse and dynamic community. The scholarship covers all the expenses of the students, including tuition fees, monthly stipends, accommodation, return tickets, and family housing for married students. The scholarship is highly competitive and selective, and only the best candidates will be awarded.
The scholarship provider is Hamad Bin Khalifa University, a public university located in Doha, Qatar. The university is part of Qatar Foundation, a non-profit organization that supports education, research, and community development in Qatar and beyond. The university has six colleges, each with its own faculty, research centers, and academic programs. The university also collaborates with other local and international institutions to enhance its academic and research excellence.
The eligible applicants for the HBKU Scholarship 2024 are international students from all countries who meet the admission requirements of the university. The applicants must have a high academic performance, a strong motivation, and a clear vision for their future goals. The applicants must also demonstrate their English proficiency, either by taking an IELTS test or by providing an English proficiency certificate from their previous institution. The applicants must also submit all the required documents, such as transcripts, diplomas, recommendation letters, personal statements, and research proposals.
The host country for the HBKU Scholarship 2024 is Qatar, a small but wealthy country in the Arabian Peninsula. Qatar is known for its natural gas reserves, its modern and futuristic architecture, its cultural diversity, and its hosting of major international events, such as the FIFA World Cup 2022. Qatar is also a hub for education and research in the region, with many renowned universities and research centers. Qatar offers a safe and comfortable living environment for international students, with a high quality of life, a low crime rate, and a warm and hospitable culture.
The HBKU Scholarship 2024 is a fully funded scholarship that covers all the expenses of the students. The scholarship benefits include:
- Monthly stipend of QAR 5000 for master’s students and QAR 7500 for doctoral students.
- Accommodation in the university dormitories or in family housing for married students.
- Full tuition fee waiver for all academic programs.
- Yearly return ticket to the home country of the students.
- Health insurance and other benefits.
Level and Field of Study
The HBKU Scholarship 2024 is available for undergraduate, master’s, and doctoral students who want to enroll in any of the academic programs offered by the university. The university offers a variety of programs in different fields of study, such as:
- College of Islamic Studies: Applied Islamic Ethics, Islamic Art, Architecture, and Urbanism, Islamic Studies, Islamic Finance and Economy, Islamic Finance, Islam and Global Affairs.
- College of Humanities and Social Sciences: Women, Society, and Development, Intercultural Communication, Digital Humanities and Societies, Audiovisual Translation, Translation Studies, Humanities and Social Sciences.
- College of Science and Engineering: Computer Engineering, Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Computer Science and Engineering, Sustainable Energy, Data Science and Engineering, Data Analytics in Health Management, Sustainable Environment, Sport and Entertainment Management, Cybersecurity, Information Systems in Health Management.
- College of Law: Juris Doctor, LLM in International Law and Foreign Affairs, LLM in International Economic and Business Law, Doctor of Juridical Science.
How to Apply
The application process for the HBKU Scholarship 2024 is online and consists of the following steps:
- Visit the official website of the university and create an account.
- Choose the academic program that you want to apply for and fill out the online application form.
- Upload all the required documents, such as transcripts, diplomas, recommendation letters, personal statements, research proposals, etc.
- Pay the application fee of QAR 350 (non-refundable).
- Submit your application and wait for the admission decision.
Countries that can Apply
The HBKU Scholarship 2024 is open to international students from all countries who meet the eligibility criteria and the admission requirements of the university. The scholarship is not restricted to any specific region or nationality. However, the scholarship is highly competitive and selective, and only the best candidates will be awarded.
The eligibility criteria for the HBKU Scholarship 2024 vary depending on the level and the field of study of the applicants. However, some general criteria are:
- The applicants must have a bachelor’s degree or equivalent for master’s programs, and a master’s degree or equivalent for doctoral programs.
- The applicants must have a high academic performance, with a minimum GPA of 3.0 out of 4.0 or equivalent.
- The applicants must have a strong motivation and a clear vision for their future goals.
- The applicants must demonstrate their English proficiency, either by taking an IELTS test with a minimum score of 6.5 or by providing an English proficiency certificate from their previous institution.
- The applicants must submit all the required documents, such as transcripts, diplomas, recommendation letters, personal statements, research proposals, etc.
Until February 1, 2024.