Current International Student Profiles
In these pages you will find out more about some of our current international students and what they think of studying at LJMU and living in Liverpool.
We are gradually collecting student profiles from our international students from each different country. If you are an International Student and are currently studying at LJMU and would be interested in sharing your experiences of University life, please contact us at International@ljmu.ac.uk
Click on a flag to hear about a student from that country:
There are several scholarship options for Nigerian students.
The Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) Overseas Scholarship Scheme. Their mission is to train Nigerians to qualify as graduates, professionals, technicians and craftsmen in the field of engineering, geology, science and management in the oil and gas industry in Nigeria or abroad for MSc and PhD scholarships. Please visit the website: http://www.ptdf.gov.ng
The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) offer post graduate foreign scholarships for Niger Delta Indigenes. Please visit the website: http://www.nddc.gov.ng/index.html
FORD Foundation International Fellowship Programme provides opportunities for advanced study to individuals who will use this education to become leaders in their respective fields and in their own countries. Please visit the website: http://www.pathfind.org/ifp
- Federal and State Scholarship boards in Nigeria
Some states award scholarships to their indigenes for study abroad. Please check with your state of origin scholarship board for more details. Website for the Federal scholarship board is http://www.fsb.gov.ng/
The British Council has information on several scholarships available for Nigerian students. Please see their website at www.britishcouncil.org/africa-ng-contact-us.htm
Some of the scholarships through the British council include:
- Chevening Scholarship: For postgraduate students who can prove academic success and has already begun a career in your ones chosen field and are under 35 years old. See http://www.britishcouncil.org/africa-chevening.htm
- Commonwealth Scholarship: For graduates or a mid-career academic or professional. See http://www.britishcouncil.org/africa-commonwealth-scholarships.htm
- Mansion house Scholarship: For students with a passion for financial services. See http://www.britishcouncil.org/africa-mansion-house-scholarship.htm