University of Tehran-Kish International Campus Scholarships for International Students, Fall, 2019

UT-KIC scholarships provide financial grant to the selected number of academically eligible students. Scholarships are awarded each year and the amounts are subject to change. Scholarship applications are sent directly to the Office of International Affairs at UT-KIC and decisions will be made based on the CV and supporting documents of the applicants.

  • To be considered for scholarships, students must submit a completed application for the Fall semester 2019, no later than Sep 1st.
  • Scholarship grants are contingent upon the applicant’s academic records and the availability of scholarships awarded by UT-KIC. The International Council of UT-KIC evaluates the study records of the applicants to make the decision.
  • UT-KIC Scholarship is offered only for one degree program at UT-KIC. In exceptional cases and based on the previous degree achievements and approval of the department, applications of those who have received scholarship in their previous studies may be considered by UT-KIC International Council.
  • Scholarship may cover one or several of the followings( in full or in part)
    1. Tuition fees of the UT-KIC
    2. Access to UT-KIC dormitories (single-married)
    3. Insurance (for the scholarship recipients and their immediate family members)
    4. Monthly stipend
    5. Tuition fees of Persian Language courses
  • Students/Applicants who have already received scholarship from other sources in the I.R. of Iran are not eligible to receive the UT-KIC scholarship.

Requirements:

Applicants wishing to receive scholarship for M.A./M.Sc. must be under 28 years and for PhD programs must be under 32 years of age.

Priorities for the Selection:

These scholarships are awarded to the international applicants at UT-KIC who fulfill the following requirements. Recipients are selected based on evaluation of academic achievements including CV and previous degrees.

  • GPA (minimum of 80 out of 100) for previous degree.

UT-KIC scholarships are normally offered for the full period of study for which the students are liable to pay tuition fees. This is the same as the duration of the study, (2 years for M.A. and M.Sc. students and 4 years for Ph.D. students).

In order to receive the scholarship for the duration of the study, the eligible students need to fulfill the following criteria:

  • For M.Sc. and Ph.D. students of Engineering, Basic Sciences and Fine Arts a GPA of 17 out of 20 should be obtained at the end of each academic semester.
  • All M.Sc., M.A. and PhD students of other fields of study should obtain a GPA of 18 out of 20 at the end of each academic semester.
  • Ph.D. students must pass the comprehensive exam at the end of the 4th semester and also defend their Ph.D. proposal at the end of the 5th semester of their studies to be eligible for continuation of scholarship.

Scholarships for Current Students:

Current international M.Sc., M.A. and Ph.D. students at UT-KIC can apply for this selective, merit-based scholarship at the end of the second semester if:

  • M.Sc. and Ph.D. students of Engineering, Basic Sciences and Fine Arts obtain a GPA of 17 out of 20 at the end of each academic semester.
  • M.Sc., M.A. and Ph.D. students of other fields of study obtain a GPA of 18 out of 20 at the end of each academic semester.
  • Ph.D. students must pass the comprehensive exam at the end of the 4th semester and also defend their Ph.D. proposal at the end of the 5th semester of their studies to be eligible for continuation of scholarship.

This scholarship may cover the tuition fees, access to UT-KIC dormitories, insurance, monthly stipend or tuition fees of Persian Language courses.

Notes:

  • The approved scholarships will be granted by UT-KIC.
  • Financial need is not a criterion for selection.
  • UT-KIC reserves the right to cancel an award at any time due to changes in a recipient’s enrollment and academic status.
  • Recipient selection will be made at the discretion of the International Council of UT-KIC and in accordance with guidelines specified by UT.