CUD Scholarships in Belgium for Developing Countries : Target country - Haiti
The University Commission for Development (CUD) provides scholarships to international students for study in Belgium. It is responsible for the implementation of the policy of university cooperation for development. CUD provides cutting-edge international trainings and courses for development.
Host Institutions: Participating universities and academic institutions in Belgium (Course starts September 2013)
Fields of study: Masters Programs
Master in Aquaculture
Master in Transport Management
Master in Public Health Guidance Health and Development
Master in Science and Environmental Management in Developing Countries
Master in Management of Animal and Plant Resources in Tropical Environments
Master in Management of Natural Risks
Master in Science and Technology of Foods
Master in Transfusion Medicine
European Master in Microfinance
Master in Protecting Tropical and Subtropical Crops
Master in International Economics and Development
Master in Development, Environment and Societies
Master in Public Health Methodology
Internship in the Use of Information Technologies and Communication in the University Libraries
Internship in Geographic Information System
Internship in Management Systems Health Services economics and resource management / planning (network A) Management Science and Research in Health Systems (chain B)
Methodological Stage in Supporting Innovation in Family Agriculture
Internship in Environment and Sustainable Management of Mineral Resources
Number of Awards: Within the programme for international courses and training programmes 2013-2014, CIUF grants 150 scholarships for participation into the Masters courses and and 70 for participation into the training programmes.
Target group: The scholarships are for nationals of South Africa, Algeria, Bangladesh, Benin, Bolivia, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, China, Colombia, Ivory Coast, Cuba, Ecuador, Ethiopia, Guatemala, Guinea, Haοti, India, Indonesia, Kenya, Madagascar, Mali, Morocco, Mozambique, Nicaragua, Niger, Uganda, Peru, Philippines, Democratic Republic of Congo, Rwanda, El Salvador, Senegal, Suriname, Tanzania, Palestinian territories, Vietnam, Zambia, and Zimbabwe
Eligibility: The following criteria will apply for the selection of holders of scholarships:
1. Only applicants originating in developing countries, qualify for selection. To be eligible, candidates must reside and work in their country at the time of the introduction of the file.
2. ONLY the nationals of the selected countries (see above) are authorized to postulate with the CUD Scholarships.
3. At the beginning of the programme, candidates must be less than 40 years old for courses, and less than 45 years old for training programmes.
4. Candidates must be holders of a degree that is comparable to a Belgian University graduate degree (licence). However, for certain programmes different rules of admissibility may be defined and these are specified hereafter, where appropriate.
5. Candidates must show professional experience of at least two years upon termination of their studies. Where candidates are holders of a postgraduate degree delivered by an university of an industrial country, they must show professional experience of at least three years upon termination of their studies.
6. Candidates must have a good knowledge of written and spoken French; for programmes organised in another language, good knowledge, in writing and speaking, of this language, is required. Moreover, the candidate will be asked to commit himself to study French in order to be able to participate in daily life in Belgium.
7. Candidates are not allowed to apply for more than one programme.
NOTE: Each Masters and Training Program has its own eligibility requirements. Please see the complete description of each program.
Application instructions: Applications must be sent to CUD before 13 February 2013 and before 18 January 2013 for the following trainings:
Internship at the Use of Information Technologies and Communication in University Library
Internship methodological innovation support in family farming.
Applying for a grant from the CUD is absolutely FREE. Any application containing an envelope with money will be automatically rejected.
Deadline: 13 Feb 2013* (annual)
Further Information: http://www.cud.be/content/view/339/208/lang,/