The University of Ghana Business School (UGBS) is happy to announce the award of scholarships to seven (7) University of Ghana students to pursue various PhD and Master Exchange programmes in 2016/2017 academic year.
CARIBU is an Erasmus Mundus Action2 partnership program that aims at increasing academic mobility, research and capacity building opportunities between 8 EU universities in Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Poland, Portugal, Romania and the Africa, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) countries including Bahamas, Cameroon, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Tanzania, Uganda, Mozambique, Suriname, Timor-Leste, and Samoa. UGBS is representing University of Ghana on the consortium.
The program seeks to stimulate academic mobility between ACP and EU higher education institutions for experience sharing, capacity building and fostering further cooperation in areas of research and education among partner universities. It is devoted to creating a mutual forum for scientific cooperation, learning enhancement and exchange of best practices among EU-ACP universities.
The programme offers scholarships to Masters and PhD students as well as academic and administrative staff. In 3 cohorts, a total of 210 students, academic and administrative staff from the 12 ACP countries will be selected to benefit from the programme for a period of 4 years. These include 152 Masters, 27 PhDs, and 31 academic and administrative staff.
Please click here for more information and to the view list of beneficiaries.