GoDubai
  
  
  
  
Citylife > Press Release
  Home Contact us Add to Favourites
Most Recent Postings
More Press Releses
Featured Sections

Event Finder
A daily roundup of exhibitions, promotions and other events in Dubai and the rest of the Emirates.
Submit an Event
Latest Dubai Press Releases >> Education and Training

 
  Share

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, April 05, 2018:  The UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MoFAIC) has announced the opening of applications for global university scholarships to UAE nationals aspiring to join the Ministry's diplomatic corps. 

The scholarship programme provides Emirati high school graduates, who already hold one or more offers from a list of 133 universities set forth by the Ministry, with a full scholarship to pursue a bachelor's degree starting in the academic year 2018-2019.

The scholarship is offered for undergraduate studies in select top-tier universities in the following 16 countries: Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Denmark, France, Japan, Malaysia, Netherlands, Norway, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, and the United States of America.

The initiative aims to equip future diplomats with a well-rounded educational experience in areas of strategic importance to the Ministry. 

Upon completing their undergraduate degrees, graduates will return to the UAE and be enrolled into the Emirates Diplomatic Academy's (EDA) Post-Graduate Diploma in UAE Diplomacy and International Relations.

This programme at EDA will provide candidates with specialised knowledge of global and regional issues, particularly those relevant to the UAE and the wider Middle East, while serving as an introduction to their career in diplomacy. 

Interested candidates wishing to apply for the scholarships are required to work for MoFAIC upon graduation for a period equal to the years of overseas study, provided this is not less than three years.

They must also maintain a GPA above 3.0 or its equivalent throughout the study period, attain no less than 12 credits per semester, and join a summer training or work placement as determined by the Ministry.

The admission process will also include several other assessments and conditions.

Applications will open from 6:00 pm today (4 April 2018) via www.eda.ac.ae, where candidates will also be able to view the full list of academic institutions and further information. The application deadline is 31 May 2018. 



Posted by : GoDubai Editorial Team
Viewed 12975 times
Posted on : Thursday, April 5, 2018  
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of GoDubai.com.
Previous Story : Youth Engagement Key Component of Global Aerospace Summit 2018
Next Story : HBMSU and Al Maktoum College of Higher Education in Scotland sign MoU to jointly conduct research an...
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine

Comments

Back to Top  
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
Amorepacific Group holds an event for its 1st anniversary in the Middle East
Johnson's participates in Arab Hospitals Federation
The Beauty Oasis Spa Introduces ‘glowinface' - a First of Its Kind Facial Yoga T...
Ralph Lauren Unveils the Earth Polo, Made Completely From Recycled Materials
Get Instantly plump and luscious lips with Kocostar's Plump Lips Capsule Mask
Celebrate with the new AIGNER Ramadan collection
CLAUDE MONET Limited Edition Collection
Protect your little ones skin during summer time with Fifi & Friends
UAE to spend AED 8.8 bn on personal care 2022 with 2.2% annual growth
Express Yourself With the New Scents of Life Fragrance Collection From the Body Shop
Yas Waterworld earns Guinness World Records title for “Most Nationalities in a S...
Juliette has a gun's New Vanilla Vibes Perfume, a hymn to Adventure and Freedom,...
Malabar Group Headquarters (M HQ) wins the Forbes India Design Awards 2019
Seasonal Offers from THT to keep you Pampered to Perfection this Ramadan
Worldwide Distribution Center Showcasing Thousands of Health and Beauty Products...
GUESS Partners with Model Roz To Unveil Its Beautiful New Ramadan Collection
UAE's First Digital Government presents Ajman's Digital Transformation Journey a...
Tumi Introduces Alpha 3
Dubai School represents UAE at Landrover 4x4 World Championship 2019
CND™ Sweet Escape: The Collection Awaken the Senses
Three designer brands to launch exclusively at DIVAlicious 2019!
Record results and renowned awards for Dubai Customs in 1st quarter 2019
Diva Abaya's Ramadan 2019 Collection - A fusion of tradition and fashion!
Samana Developers launches Samana Hills in Arjan with 8 year payment plan
One Giant Leap for Resolution: Samsung Announces Availability of the UAE's first...
DP World, UAE Region to Unveil Door-to-door Solutions at GPCA
Ramadan 2019 Listing | Manzil Downtown
Dubai Theme parks industry estimated to generate $ 5 billion in annual revenue b...
Curtin University adds six new programs and rollouts expansion plans for their t...
Emirates Post Recognized for Outstanding Customer Services by Universal Postal U...
Exclusive Louboutin's for the Middle East
The UAE's Minister of Economy Welcomes Italy's Deputy Prime Minister During Ital...
CND Essential Care Pens
The essence Prep-list for a Regret-free Prom
OPPO unveils Reno Series with 10x Zoom and Pivot Rising Camera
Cerruti 1881 launches a splendid new collection for the festive season
Islamic Affairs and Charitable Activities Department announces the launch of the...
Dubai Police supports green vision with addition of 13 Renault ZOE electric cars...
New CND™ Vinylux™ Gel-Like Effect Top Coat
Discover Marks & Spencer's Dreamy Oud Collection this Ramadan
Capture the Ramadan Spirit with Home and Soul Dubai
IIHF Women's Challenge Cup of Asia 2019 kicks off this week
Premium Ramadan Treats from Marks & Spencer
The Big Reveal: Inside the Coca-Cola Arena Dubai
Repton Family of Schools Are Top Ranking in Khda Reports for 2018/2019
Win a new MG 6 or a AED30,000 makeover at Ibn Battuta Mall this Dubai Home Festival
Marks & Spencer Launches its 2019 Ramadan Collection
BNBME – Holiday Homes by Hoteliers nominated for Leaders in Hospitality Award
Network International Holdings plc
Schneider Electric Extends Award-Winning Galaxy UPS Series with the Galaxy VS ...