Embassy of France in Ghana Joint Degree Scholarships 2024


Embassy of France in Ghana Joint Degree Scholarships 2023

The Embassy of France in Ghana is collaborating with the Scholarships Secretariat to offer full scholarships to Ghanaian students at the Master’s and also PhD levels on a merit and need basis, as a component of the structure of academic collaboration and academic movement between France and Ghana for the 2023-2024 academic year.

Eligibility For The Embassy of France in Ghana Joint Degree Scholarships.

  1. Firstly, applicants must be Ghanaian citizens.
  2. Master’s degree = 35 years; PhD = 40 years for joint application; ScholSec application alone = 45 years.
  3. Academic level: Bachelor’s degree for a Master’s, Master’s degree or MPhil degree for two years for a PhD.
  4. French as a foreign language, STEM, Health, Environment, and Sustainable Development, Tourism, Archaeology and Heritage studies, as well as agriculture and Food Industry are all areas of study.
  5. Also applicants with a First Class or Second Class Upper degree will be given preference evaluation.
  6. French proficiency: French proficiency is not required for application (except for French as a Foreign Language).

Details of the Scholarship

  1. PhD applicants should have at least two years of post-qualification experience.
  2. National Service was completed.
  3. Ghana is one of the eligible countries.
  4. Master’s and PhD degrees
  5. Taken in (Country): France
  6. The number of awards is not specified.

‘Co-shared’ Scholarships for Master’s Degree Applicants

Duration and Benefits

  1. Scholarship for 24 months over a two-year period, including:
    – One (1) round-trip ticket to France
    – Visa on Arrival
    – Free basic registration fees to a French higher education institution up to a maximum of €5,000 per year and likewise Social Security Insurance
    – Provisional monthly stipend (residual sum to be paid by the student = around €300/month)
  2. A stipend tailored to the length of the programme.

‘Co-shared’ Scholarships for PhD Scholarship Applicants

Duration and Advantages

  1. Three (3) six-month stays in France over a three-year period, including:
    – Three (3) round-trip plane tickets to France (One (1) per stay.)
    – Free Visa – No basic registration fees to a higher education institution in France, up to a maximum of €5,000 per year, not to mention Social Security Coverage
    – Partial monthly stipend (remaining amount to be paid by the student = around €500/month)
    Consequently, please keep in mind that none of these benefits constitute a full scholarship or fully cover the total cost involved.

Additionally, to obtain a student visa, selected candidates must show proof of additional sources of income totaling at least 615 euros per month, a portion however, which may be covered by the scholarship.
Application Procedure: However, applicants must likewise submit hard and soft copies of their application file by 17:00 GMT on Sunday, March 19, 2023.
Soft copy: Applications should only be sent once to GhanaFranceScholarships2023@gmail.com.
Lastly, the applications must be submitted in hard copy to both the French Embassy in Accra and the Scholarship Secretariat. Meanwhile, check out the addresses for submission below.

  • Cooperation and Cultural Affairs Department (SCAC) at the French Embassy in Ghana, Fourth Circular Road, Cantonments, Accra, P. O. Box 187 Accra.
  • Scholarships Secretariat – Hilla Limann Highway, near Accra High School, P.O. Box. M 75 Accra.

Application Deadline: March 19, 2023 at 17:00 GMT

However, Visit the website for more information

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You May Also Like