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Msc scholarship in Italy

Scholarships (for candidates from selected countries) for MSc in Italy in Natural Resources Mgt for Tropical Rural Development 

Application deadline: 10 July 2015


In 2015 the Italian Cooperation will provide funding for 16 participants to be selected from the following countries: Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, Sudan, Mozambique, Burkina Faso, Niger and Senegal.


The Application Procedure outlined below applies only to applicants from countries eligible for scholarships by the Italian Cooperation, and who are interested in the Land and Water curriculum. Candidates from other countries, including Italy, are invited to apply directly to the University of Florence, at their own expense.




If you have earned a Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture, Forest Sciences or Natural Sciences, after no less than a 3-year undergraduate course, you are eligible to apply for a scholarship to attend the MSc in Management pf Natural Resources for Tropical Rural Development.

A very good knowledge of English, the working language of all academic activities, is an essential requirement.

Women are strongly encouraged to apply.

Applicants employed in public or academic institutions and non-governmental organizations are encouraged to apply.




Applications are accepted only through the on-line system, which includes 2 steps:

- application form

- upload of university transcripts and supporting documents.


Applicants may also be asked to be available for a Skype interview, at the discretion of the MSc academic staff. 

The deadline for accepting applications is Friday, 10 July 2015. Materials received after this deadline will not be considered.



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