The Rhodes Trust warmly inviting applications from talented young persons of diverse background under Rhodes Scholarships 2020 at Oxford University, interested candidates can apply before deadline through https://www.rhodeshouse.ox.ac.uk/………….
Oxford University is offering postgraduate scholarships to the students who are interested in pursuing their studies at United Kingdom,that are provided by the Rhodes trust supporting exceptional students from around the world to study at the University, The Rhodes is one of the oldest and perhaps the most prestigious international scholarship programme in the world which is established in the will of Cecil Rhodes in the year 1902,which aims to nurture public-spirited leaders for the world’s future,all applicants must have achieved academic standing sufficiently to be applicable to apply for Rhodes Scholarships 2020 at Oxford University.
Students are subjected to limited restrictions where the Rhodes Scholars may study any full-time postgraduate degree including the BA with senior status over two years at the University of Oxford.
Value of the award
A Rhodes Scholarship covers all University and College fees, a personal stipend and one economy class airfare to Oxford at the start of the Scholarship, as well as an economy flight back to the student’s home country,the basic tenure of the scholarship is for a period of two years, subject always, and at all times,if he candidate demonstrate a satisfactory academic performance and personal conduct.
Eligibility criteria for Rhodes Scholarships 2020 at Oxford University
All applicants must have demonstrated academic standing sufficiently to assure the candidate hold a completed bachelor’s degree from an accredited university by the time of application, Academic standing must be sufficiently high to ensure admission to the University of Oxford, which has very competitive entry requirements, and to give confidence that Rhodes Scholars will perform to a high academic standard in Oxford. Individual constituencies may specify a 1st or equivalent score from the universities, for some of the constituencies require an undergraduate degree to have been taken within the constituency of application.
candidates from Australia, Bermuda, Canada, China, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Jamaica & the Commonwealth Caribbean, Kenya, New Zealand, Pakistan, Southern Africa (including South Africa, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Namibia and Swaziland), United Arab Emirates, United States, Zambia and Zimbabwe are eligible to apply for the scholarship
Age limits vary between constituencies and range from a minimum age limit of 18 to a maximum of 28 te date provided and for other constituencies, the age limit is 24 or 25 to apply for scholarship.
Application procedure to apply for Rhodes Scholarships 2020 at Oxford University
Rhodes Scholars in Oxford have compiled an Unofficial Guide to writing the personal statement or essay, which the Selection Committee would like to make available to all applicants,Scholars in residence have also offered to run an open group answering applicant queries so as to even the playing field for all applicants,Applications for Rhodes Scholarships open during the spring and summer of the preceding year,different procedures to apply are given for different countries,so the applying candidate should opt their country prior to apply.
Deadline for the Rhodes scholarships varies per country but is generally around July-October of the preceding year annually, interested candidates can apply before deadline, for further information please visit https://www.rhodeshouse.ox.ac.uk/