Admission criteria

You want to submit an application and benefit a scholarship? You want to know if you are eligible?

Find out the eligibility criteria for the the scholarship.

Candidates applying for Master programmes must satisfy the following conditions:

  • Have an Undergraduate degree from a recognized university,with at least a second class upper division or its equivalent, in a relevant field;
  • Be age of 30 years old maximum for male and 35 years for female applicants.
  • Must be a national of African countries
  • Candidates for the Master in Conference Interpreting and Translation programmes are required to have excellent knowledge of at least two of the African Union’s official languages (Arabic, English, French and Portuguese).

Candidates applying for Doctoral programmes must meet the following requirements:

  • Have an Master degree in a relevant field of PAU from a recognized university,with at least a second class upper division or its equivalent;
  • Be age of 35 years old maximum for male and 40 years for female applicants.
  • Must be a national of African countries

Documents required

To be eligible for consideration to the scholarship, the application submitted must be complete. Therefore, students are advised to prepare the following documents on time: 

  • Certified copies of all relevant university certificates and transcripts;
  • Recommendation letters from 2 Professors;
  • Passport personal details page
  • Clear colored passport size photograph(2cmx2cm);
  • A 3 to 4 page research concept note (tentative title, research questions, objectives, significance of the research etc…) for PhD applicants