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UNESCO/ China-Great Wall Co-sponsored Fellowship Programme 2010

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Indian National Commission for Cooperation with UNESCO

Government of India Ministry of Human Resources Development Department of Higher Education

UNESCO has invited applications for submission of Co-sponsored Fellowships Programme, the Government of the People’s Republic of China has renewed in January, 2010 the offer of twenty five (25) fellowships for advanced studies and two (2) more fellowships on agriculture-related subjects specially at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. These fellowships are for the benefit of developing Member States in Africa, Asia and the Pacific and certain countries in the Arab States.

Offered in open competition, these fellowships are intended for senior advanced students wishing to pursue non-degree post-graduate studies for one year or less in Chinese universities. Candidatures (a maximum of two) should be received by 30 April 2010, at the latest on the prescribed application form, to enable the authorities of the donor government to select the twenty-seven most deserving candidates. Given that UNESCO grants priority to gender equality, special attention will be given to women’s candidatures. Owing to the limited number of fellowships available, only candidates having exceptional merit and excellent potential will be considered under this jointly sponsored programme.

It is therefore, requested that all applications duly complete as per terms and conditions prescribed by UNESCO Office may kindly be sent the INCCU latest by 1st April, 2010 at the following address for onward transmission to UNESCO, Paris:

Smt. Manisha Verma,
Director (ICC) Room No. 211 ‘C Wing Shastri Bhavan,New Delhi -110115
Contact No.
Telefax: 23383779
[email protected]
[email protected]
unesco.edufe.nic.in

The criteria and conditions along with the application forms can be obtained from the website of UNESCO viz.: www.csc.ed.cn