After Over Six Million Naira, UK Masters Degree Holder Frustrated because of Unemployment

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Experience, it is commonly said, is the best teacher. But painful events are better not experienced; learning from other people is safer and wiser. Postgraduate Nigeria brings your the very unpleasant experience of a Nigerian who bagged a UK Masters degree, spent over six million naira. His return to Nigeria’s labour market has left him frustrated and almost regretting. This post was published by

After Spending N6.7m For My Masters In the U.K, Nigerian Employers Are Using me to Play

I graduated from the university in 2011 and finished my NYSC in 2012. I had already planned my life I didn’t want to waste much time before going for my master’s degree if I didn’t get a good job. Continue reading “After Over Six Million Naira, UK Masters Degree Holder Frustrated because of Unemployment”

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University of Pretoria Commonwealth Doctoral Scholarship

University of Pretoria Commonwealth Doctoral ScholarshipThe University of Pretoria, South Africa is calling for applications for its 2019 Commonwealth Doctoral Scholarship.

Deadline: 17th September, 2018

  • Eligibility


The University of Pretoria Commonwealth Doctoral Scholarship will be awarded to applicants who are citizens of Commonwealth countries.

  • Applicants must conduct their studies at the University of Pretoria to commence in 2019.
  • Applicants must have completed the degree that will give them admission to a doctoral programme no more than three years prior to their application for the University of Pretoria Commonwealth Doctoral Scholarship.
  • Applicants must not be older than 35 years of age at the time of application.
  • PhD and Masters students currently registered at the University of Pretoria are not eligible for the Doctoral Scholarship.

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Stellenbosch Doctoral Scholarship in Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

2018 Stellenbosch Doctoral ScholarshipStellenbosch University, South Africa is inviting application for doctoral scholarship in Arts and Social Sciences. This postgraduate scholarship is open to citizens of Nigeria and other sub-Saharan countries.

Deadline: 24th August,2018

Stellenbosch Doctoral Scholarship

The Graduate School for Arts and Social Sciences is a HOPE Project initiative in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at Stellenbosch University to strengthen and advance doctoral training and scholarship in Africa. More than 200 doctoral scholars from 18 African countries, including South Africa, have enrolled in this scholarship programme since 2010. A total of 114 have successfully graduated, of which 83% completed in three years or less. Continue reading “Stellenbosch Doctoral Scholarship in Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences”

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2019/2020 Chevening Scholarship Application

2019/2020 chevening scholarship applicationChevening is the UK Government’s global scholarship programme that offers future leaders fully-funded scholarships, leaving you free to focus on achieving your academic goals and enjoying the experience of a lifetime.

These scholarships are awarded to outstanding professionals from your country and beyond to pursue a one-year master’s degree in any subject at any UK university. You will live and study in the UK for a year, during which time you will develop professionally and academically, grow your network, experience UK culture, and build lasting positive relationships with the UK. Continue reading “2019/2020 Chevening Scholarship Application”

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Basic Document Requirements for a Postgraduate Study Abroad

postgraduate study abroadIt is the dream of most Nigerians to have the best quality education available. Quality education, especially at advanced levels come by a postgraduate study abroad. It is a fact that no Nigerian university is ranked among the first-600 universities in the world,  (webometrics) by basic standards, used to grade world class institutions. Therefore, a postgraduate study abroad is not out of place. Continue reading “Basic Document Requirements for a Postgraduate Study Abroad”

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2018/19 PTDF Overseas Scholarship Application Out

2018/19 PTDF SCHOLARSHIPThe Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF),
is an agency of the Federal Government of Nigeria. PTDF invites applications from suitably qualified
candidates for Overseas MSc and PhD Scholarships, to institutions under its strategic partnership initiative.
The 2018/19 PTDF scholarship would be awarded scholarships to successful Nigerians to study in Germany/France/China commencing in the 2018/2019 academic session.
PTDF scholarships are highly competitive and only candidates who are outstanding across the board are selected. Continue reading “2018/19 PTDF Overseas Scholarship Application Out”

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Brunei Darussalam ScholarshipThe government of Brunei Darussalam has announced it national scholarships for the 2017/18 session. Brunei Darussalam scholarship is for foreign students, Nigerians included.

Brunei Darussalam Scholarship, is tenable Brunei Darussalam. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade is pleased to invite applications for the Government of Brunei Darussalam Scholarship, which provides applicants with the opportunity to study at any one of the following institutions of higher education:
· Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD),
· Universiti Islam Sultan Sharif Ali (UNISSA),
· Universiti Teknologi Brunei (UTB) and
· Politeknik Brunei (PB).
The academic year commences July/August 2018. Continue reading “BRUNEI DARUSSALAM SCHOLARSHIP FOR NIGERIANS”

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