Fully Funded Fellowship at Oxford Center for Islamic Studies

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Fully Funded Fellowship

Fully Funded Fellowship at Oxford Center for Islamic Studies:

Fully funded fellowships are offered at the Oxford Center for Islamic Studies. This fully funded fellowship is offered by Chevening through a collaboration between Oxford center for Islamic studies and UK Foreign and Commonwealth offices. Selected applicants will carry out a self-driven independent research that will focus on their own project related to civilization and culture of Islam / current Muslim societies.

The fellowship is offered for academics or professionals pursuing a career that is related to academic activities and at the same time encourages understanding of the current Muslim societies and their culture.

Duration: 6 months

Fellowship starts:  October 2019

Fully funded fellowship covers:

  • Return economy tickets from home country to the uk.
  • Six-month log research
  • Living expenditure during those 6 months
  • A specific allowance for activities related to the research

Fully Funded Fellowship eligibility:

Applications are open for fellows from the following countries : Afghanistan , Algeria , Bangladesh, Kazakhstan, Pakistan, Azerbaijan , Uzbekistan , Egypt, Philippines , Turkey, Morocco, Nigeria, Indonesia, The Occupied Palestinian Territories , Sudan , Turkmenistan, Jordan, Tunisia, Syria, Kyrgyzstan, Libya.

  • Demonstrate potential to achieve a leadership role
  • Have 5 or more years of academic / professional research experience
  • Hold a post graduate degree or  professional experience or training that is equivalent to it
  • Not hold a British nationality (even if the applicant holds dual nationality)
  • Meet the minimum English language ability criteria for a chevening award
  • Not be former / current / relatives of employees of Her Majesty’s Government
  • Committed to returning to their home countries after fellowship
Deadline: 6 November 2018