University of Pretoria Commonwealth Postdoctoral Scholarships

Started by sparrow, Apr 17, 2010, 05:00 AM


The University of Pretoria regards itself as a research intensive university. Hence, it is seeking candidates who will make a significant contribution to its research endeavour. As part of an initiative by the Association of Commonwealth Universities, the University of Pretoria has made funds available for one postdoctoral & two doctoral scholarships for students coming from Commonwealth Countries (excluding South African students).

This scholarships will be known as the University of Pretoria Commonwealth Postdoctoral Scholarship, which will be awarded on a competitive basis.

The University of Pretoria has established a reputation for academic excellence, particularly in relation to some of its major research activities. Information about these research activities can be obtained from the website of the University and from the 2008 Research Report.

Closing date for application: 30 April 2010

Value of Post-Doctoral Scholarship: The value of this Scholarship will be R 150,000 (±£10,312) per annum.

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Contact address :
Mr Ruan Dippenaar
Client Service Centre
University of Pretoria
Lynnwood Road

Tel: +27 (0)12 420 5108
Fax: +27 (0)12 420 2605

University of Pretoria Commonwealth Postdoctoral Scholarships