Application is now open for the UEA Colfuturo Partner Award (Masters) at the University of East Anglia. Interested applicants are encouraged to send their applications in before the deadline date.
About the University of East Anglia and Scholarship
Norwich, England’s University of East Anglia (UEA) is a public research institution. The university was founded in 1963 and is located on a 320-acre (130-hectare) campus west of the city center. It comprises four colleges and twenty-six schools of study. The institution’s yearly income for 2021-22 was £295 million, with an expenditure of £370 million, and an undergraduate offer rate of 85% in 2021.
UEA is routinely regarded as one of the finest institutions in the United Kingdom for student experience, and it is home to one of the most beautiful university campuses in England. Along with one of the top sports facilities in the nation, 200 student clubs and organizations, a live music venue, an art gallery, and a variety of housing are all available at UEA. It is an important participant in Norwich Research Park, which has one of Europe’s highest concentrations of researchers in the humanities and social sciences, medical and health sciences, and social sciences.
The University of East Anglia (UEA) is a research-intensive university that has been recognized for the caliber of its research, ranking among the Top 20 for research quality and being one of the most often referenced institutions in the world.
According to the Times Higher Education global rankings, the institution comes in the top 1% of all universities worldwide, while the Leiden Ranking places it among the top 100 universities worldwide for research excellence. The university was ranked third in the UK and ninth overall among institutions under 50 years old in 2012. The institution was most recently placed fourteenth by The Complete Institution Guide and eighteenth in the UK by The Times and Sunday Times in national league tables.
According to the Times Higher Education Magazine, the university was ranked best for student experience in April 2013. When assessing traditional English institutions, it now comes in third for student satisfaction according to the National Student Survey. Additionally, since the survey’s inception, UEA is the only university to have placed in the top five.
With the help of the National Government and some of the most significant businesses in the nation’s private sector at the time, the non-profit organization COLFUTURO was founded in Colombia in 1991. Its major goal is to provide financial aid and broaden the range of options for Colombian nationals to enroll in top-notch postgraduate programs overseas.
Details about the UEA Colfuturo Partner Award at the University of East Anglia:
Scholarship Sponsor: COLFUTURO /University of East Anglia, UK
Scholarship Value: £4100
Number of awards: N/A
Study level: Postgraduate & Masters
Host Institution(s): University of East Anglia, UK
The following UEA tuition fee reductions are possible for new COLFUTURO recipients enrolling at UEA starting in September 2020 under the terms of the agreement between the two institutions:
- One COLFUTURO recipient every year may be proposed for a 100% UEA tuition fee scholarship by COLFUTURO.
- A 25% UEA tuition fee discount will be given to all other COLFUTURO master’s students.
- Students enrolled in a Ph.D. program at COLFUTURO may get a 20% tuition fee discount for each year of study, up to three years.
UEA Colfuturo Partner Award – Eligibility Criteria
Applicants are advised to meet the following requirements to be qualified for the UEA Colfuturo Partner Award at the University of East Anglia:
- Beneficiaries of COLFUTURO.
- The applicant must be a Colombian native and reside in Colombia.
- UEA-enrolled postgraduate students who are Colombians alone.
Application Procedure for the UEA Colfuturo Partner Award
Beneficiaries of COLFUTURO who enroll at UEA beginning in September 2020. One COLFUTURO recipient every year may be proposed for a 100% UEA tuition fee scholarship by COLFUTURO. Click here for more information about the UEA/COLFUTURO partnership and the COLFUTURO program.
The Application Deadline is: Not Specified