The Newton Mosharafa PhD Programme supports Egyptian researchers to undertake a PhD at a UK higher education institution.

The programme covers all fees and living/travel expenses and supports both general missions (full degree scholarships 3 years), as well as joint supervisions (for students to do research for a year at a UK university as part of an Egyptian PhD).

The call for 2019 has now closed. The new call for the Newton Mosharafa PhD Programme will open in 2020. 

Key dates for 2019 applicants*

Shortlisting: September 2019
Deadline for submission of IELTS results/deadline to submit university offer letter: End of September 2019
Final Interviews: October – November 2019
Successful candidates notified: February 2020

* Please note that these have been given as a guide only and actual dates may vary. Please also refer to the key dates information in the Applicant Guidelines document.


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