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Master Scholarship in Anthropology in UK

SOAS University of London is delighted to offer a master studentship. The duration of this scholarship is 1 month to 3 years. All students regardless of citizenship are eligible to apply for this studentship. Applicants should apply before January 30, 2015.

V P Kanitkar Memorial Scholarships. Two V P Kanitkar Memorial Scholarships are available for post-graduate students undertaking either the full-time MPhil/PHD in Anthropology with reference to Hindu Culture in South Asia (Department of Anthropology and Sociology) or the full-time MPhil/PhD in Hinduism (Department of the Study of Religions). Subject to satisfactory progress, the scholarship may be renewed for the normal duration of a full-time students registration. The award is therefore renewable for up to a further two years.

Benefits
Each scholarship covers the cost of tuition fees and provides maintenance of £ 16,000.

Duration
The normal duration of a full-time students registration for a research degree is three years. The award is therefore renewable for up to a further two years. Please note that complete application for admission can take up to 4 weeks to be considered by the Department, although this duration can vary depending on the time of year. You should be prepared to wait up to 6 weeks in busy periods.

Application Requirements
Applicants must possess or expect to be awarded a Distinction in their Masters Degree from a UK university. Applicants with a mark of merit may also apply but will not be given preference.
- Please ensure you provide evidence in the research proposal of your admission application on how your proposed topic is on Hindu culture in South Asian from an anthropological perspective OR on Hinduism.
- Applicants must have an offer of admission to pursue the full-time MPhil/PHD in Anthropology with reference to Hindu Culture in South Asia (in the Department of Anthropology and Sociology) OR the full-time MPhil/PhD in Hinduism (in the Department of the Study of Religions) by the scholarship application deadline.
- Applicants must meet the English language condition of their offer of admission to study at SOAS as soon as possible but no later than 1 June 2015. If your offer is conditional on English, please arrange your English test and ensure you meet the as soon as possible.

How to apply?
Applicants with a non-UK degree to be adjudged in the top rank by their referees and transcript. Selectors will be looking at the degree results and also at academic references, statement and other relevant information.
Applicants should follow two steps.
- Applicants must submit a COMPLETE on-line application for admission. Applicants must have an offer of admission to one of the eligible MPhil/PhD degree programmes by the scholarship . A complete application for admission includes transcripts, an explanation of the grading system for any degrees obtained outside of the UK, two references, CV, research proposal and a personal statement. The panel will be considering your scholarship application TOGETHER with with your online application for admission.
- You must apply for this scholarship via the on-line scholarship application form

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