Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) MSc Scholarship Program 2021 (Fully Funded)

Application is open to the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) MSc Scholarship Program 2021

The Programme was launched in 1998 to assist IsDB member countries and Muslim communities in non-member countries in the development of their human capitals especially in development-related areas relevant to Sustainability Sciences that are both relevant and important for their development and specifically:

  • To increase the number of intermediate level manpower, which is necessary for effective technology development, transfer, and maintenance.
  • To increase access to the educational opportunities available under the IsDB initiatives in human capital development by creating a special program suited to their circumstances and needs.
  • Enhance the ability of students to participate in the IsDB Ph.D. Program.

The program covers the following items:

  • Tuition fees as charged by the university and approved by the IsDB.
  • Cost of medical treatment at university/government/public hospitals Monthly. stipend commensurate with the cost of living in the country of study.
  • Economy class return air tickets (once at the time of joining and on completion of study) and
  • Installation allowance for the students selected to study abroad at partnered universities/countries.
  • Thesis preparation Allowance.

The Programme is open for academically meritorious students and mid-career professionals from member countries and Muslim Communities in non-member countries. Candidates must meet the following criteria:

  • Be a citizen of any of the IsDB member countries or Muslim communities in non-member countries.
  • Candidates from non-member countries must be Muslim.
  • Have a minimum of 70% in his/her Bachelor studies GPA.
  • Choose a field of study listed among the approved disciplines of the program.
  • Provide certified English or French translation of all documents in case if they are initially in other languages.
  • Provide evidence of language proficiency in university medium of instruction as relevant.
  • Must not receive any other scholarship at the time of application and during the study.
  • Must be medically fit and willing to undergo medical tests after selection.
Application Process

For detailed information on how to apply, click here

Deadline: March 31, 2021.

For more information visit the official site.