University College Dublin (UCD), Ireland has announced scholarships for Indian students. The scholarship amount of Rs 250,000-euro will be for students of both postgraduate and UG programmes starting in September 2013. The university has also launched the new Masters level courses in petroleum geosciences and actuarial sciences.
The scholarships would include two full tuition scholarships for students at their graduate level with five 50% tuition scholarships for the Masters programmes. Apart from these, there are over 50 scholarships of 2,000 euros . At undergraduate level, the university is offering scholarships valued between 50% of the full tuition fee and 2,500 euros.
The university also has three fully-funded government of Ireland scholarships for Indian graduate studentsfor the 2013-2014 academic year. Students should obtain a one-year taught Masters programme to be eligible for these scholarships.
These two new courses have been launched keeping in mind the growing demands in the industry.