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Apply For The Mo Ibrahim Foundation MSc in Governance and State - building

Brief Description

The scholarship is provided by the Mo Ibrahim Foundation and is for a two-year programme, with the successful candidate undertaking the full MSc programme, with a one year internship being integral to the programme. The internship will consist of six months with IDD and six months with the Mo Ibrahim Foundation in London.


  • A first class Honours degree or equivalent from an approved university.

  • Good written and spoken English. For those whose first language is not English, evidence of this capacity is required. Applicants should reach at least level 6.5 in the IELTS or 580 /93 for TOEFL.

  • Applicants must be African nationals domiciled (or permanent residents) in an African country.


1. Full tuition fee 2. Air fare to and from the United Kingdom and visa 3. Monthly stipend of £950 for 18 months 4. Arrival allowance of £950

The remaining six months for the internship will be funded directly to the successful candidate by the Mo Ibrahim Foundation.

Deadline is May 19, 2019

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