Scholarship announcement for Master of Laws (LL.M.) | Organization for Youth Empowerment

UNESCO Madanjeet Singh South Asian Institute of Advanced Legal and Human Rights Studies (UMSAILS) at South Asian Institute of Advanced Legal and Human Rights Studies (SAILS), Dhaka, Bangladesh is pleased to announce the Madanjeet Singh scholarship for one year Master of Laws (LL.M.) program to be undertaken at Department of Law and Human Rights, University of Asia Pacific (UAP) in Dhaka, Bangladesh from September 2019 to September 2020. The citizens of all SAARC countries are eligible to apply for the scholarship.

Admission Criteria:

The duration of the LL.M program is oneyear and students are required to complete 33 credits in order to finish the program. There will be opportunities for national and international students to get admission in the program. In the initial batches, UMSAILS plans to offer 16 (2 national and 14 international) full scholarships to students (two for each SAARC member countries). Those who do not get the scholarship can also be admitted.

Applicants must fulfill the following criteria for the Master of Laws (LL.M) program:

1. Have completed a graduation in Law (with a minimumCGPA of 3 out of 4 or equivalent).
2. Be fluent in English (both in writing and speaking).
3. English Language Proficiency Certificate from recognized/competent institutions should be produced.

Documents to submit:

The candidates applying for UMSAILS scholarship program should submit the following documents to the Executive Director, BJTF, Chang Lam Plaza I, Room 301 latest by 30th September 2019:

2.Curriculum Vitae
3. All transcripts and certificates
4. English Language Proficiency Certificate
5. A copy of Citizenship ID card and valid passport
6. Contact: e-mail address, Skype ID and mobile phone number of the candidate

The scholarship will cover:

Admission and Tuition fees;

Economy air travel from the native country to Bangladesh and back;

Monthly stipend of BDT. 12000.00 (Twelve thousand taka only);

Normal book allowance and printing allowances (BDT. 5000.00 annually);

Monthly accommodation allowance of BDT. 10,000.00 (Ten thousand taka only) for international students;

Monthly dining allowance of BDT. 10,000.00 (Ten thousand taka only) for international students,

Research grant for dissertation write-up

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