UCA News - Issue 60

Date: 18 October 2010
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The University of Central Asia (UCA) is pleased to announce its Central Asian Faculty Development Programme’s (CAFDP) Master / PhD scholarship programmes at German universities in partnership with the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD).

UCA-DAAD partnership provides scholarships for Master (leading to PhD programmes) and PhD students in the following disciplines at German universities: applied mathematics, applied physics, archaeology, biochemistry, biology, chemistry, computing science, economics, engineering sciences (environmental engineering, complex systems analysis and design), environmental sciences and environmental earth sciences, ethnography, geology, natural resource management and sociology.

While the application and selection process for these scholarship programmes varies, all applicants are required to meet the eligibility criteria put forth by UCA and the admission criteria at the partner institution. Interested applicants should consult first the DAAD’s local office, the addresses indicated below. Online applications can be downloaded from the DAAD websites at http://www.daad.kg/forschung.htm. Applicants from Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic and Tajikistan are strongly encouraged to apply.

Please send your application inquiries by e-mailing facultydev@ucentralasia.org. All documents must be received no later than Tuesday, 30 November 2010, 5PM.

CAFDP was created to ensure that scholars from Central Asia with top international academic credentials are strongly represented in the UCA’S future faculty. Successful doctoral graduates of CAFDP will be given preferential consideration for academic appointments in the UCA’s Graduate School of Development and/or undergraduate School of Arts and Sciences.

Please use the following contacts for information on German universities and submission of applications:
 

Kazakhstan
DAAD Information Center, Almaty
111/113 Puschkin Street
Almaty 050010
Tel.: +7 727 293 90 35
E-Mail: daad@mailbox.kz
www.daad.kz

Kyrgyzstan
German-French Center
143/1 Isanova street
Bishkek 720000
Tel./fax: +996 (312)-323 951,
Tel.: +996 (312) 323 948
E-mail: info@daad.kg
www.daad.kg

Tajikistan
DAAD Information Center
107 Sovetskaya Street
Dushanbe 734 001
Tel.:(+992 37) 2246301
E-mail: daad-ic-dushanbe@gmx.net 
www.daad.tj