Cavendish University Excellence scholarships

Cavendish University Excellence scholarships

Deadline: July 10, 2019

Cavendish University Uganda offers top Ugandan students an opportunity to study on Academic Excellence Scholarships starting 01st June, 2019. These scholarships cover up to 100% tuition and functional fees, and they are available to both first-year and transfer students.

The University offers degree programmes in the following four faculties:

  • Business and Management
  • Science and Technology
  • Socio-Economic sciences
  • Law

Cavendish Excellence Scholarship recipients will be required to attend leadership workshops and to play a role in peer-mentoring and peer-tutoring and other intellectually enriching or university marketing work-study initiatives for 15 hours a week. Recipients will also be required to maintain a CGPA of B+ (second class upper division).

Benefits

These scholarships cover up to 100% tuition and functional fees, and they are available to both first-year and transfer students

Eligibility

To qualify for Cavendish University Excellence scholarships, an entering student should meet the following criteria:

  • Be a Ugandan Citizen
  • Plan to attend classes in person (Distance Learning not eligible)
  • Have at least 3 Principle Passes at A-level
  • Have attained a total of at least 12 points at A-level at one sitting
  • Strong interest in developing leadership skills
  • Ability to pass a pre-entry written English and basic Math test
  • Ability to pass an oral interview
  • At least two letters of reference or recommendation one of which should be from a teacher that taught the applicant, and a second letter from any community leader or religious leader

Application

Qualified applicants should visit the Enrolment office at Cavendish University Uganda, Ggaba Road with the following documents:

  • S-4 certificate (original and photocopy)
  • S-6 certificate (original and photocopy) ,
  • Testimonials

The applicant will then be given the Cavendish University Excellence Scholarship application and a pre-entry test and oral interview will be scheduled.

For more information, visit Cavendish University.

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