United International University

eLINK ( east-west Link for Innovation, Networking and Knowledge exchange) project at UIU

Scholarship/ Post Doctoral Fellowship under EC sponsored eLINK ( east-west Link for Innovation, Networking and Knowledge exchange) project.

Project Details: 

Objective: The aim of eLINK project is to foster institutional co-operation in the field of higher education between the European Union and Third-countries through a mobility scheme addressing student and academic exchanges for the purpose of studying, teaching, training and research.

Duration of the Project: 45 months 

Thematic Fields covered:

Business Studies and Technology

Teacher’s Training

Electronic Engineering & Telecommunication 

Informatics & Computer Science

Artificial Intelligence

Robotics and Control Engineering

Mobile computing and Communication
 
Industrial Engineering
 
Economy/Management and Logistics
 
 
Host EU Institutions where students will carry out part of their study/research (max period: 10 months):

University of Bradford , UK

Staffordshire University , UK

Corvinus University of Budapest

University of Sannio , Italy

University LUMIERE LYON2, France

 
ASIAN partners taking part and coordinating the project:

United International University, Bangladesh

Collegeof Scienceand Technology, Bhutan

Kantipur Engineering College, Nepal

Mohammed Ali Jinnah University, Pakistan

Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

Chiang Mai University, Thailand 

Number of  Scholarships Available:

** See explanation below for Target Group I, II and III  

Type of Mobility

Third-Country nationals

 
TOTAL

Ctry code[1]

Target Group 1

 Target Group 2

 Target Group 3

Undergraduates

 

BD

BT

NP

PK

CN

TH

18

12

18

10

0

13

 

6

0

6

3

0

3

24

12

24

13

0

16

Masters

 

BD  

BT

NP

PK

CN

TH

10

5

10

5

0

10

11

3

14

4

0

4

2

0

2

2

0

2

23

8

26

11

0

16

Doctorates

 

BD

BT

NP

PK

CN

TH

5

3

0

7

8

8

8

3

10

4

2

2

2

0

2

15

6

12

11

10

10

Post-doctorates

 

BD

BT

NP

PK

CN

TH

3

2

3

3

3

3

4

1

4

3

1

1

1

0

1

0

0

1

8

3

8

6

4

5

Teaching staff

 

BD

BT

NP

PK

CN

TH

15

8

15

10

7

8

 

 

15

8

15

10

7

8

TOTAL

 

222

79

33

334

Total scholarships per each of the participating Third-countries: 

Third-Country name

Undergraduates

Masters

Doctorates

Post-doctorates

Teaching staff

TOTAL

Bangladesh

24

23

15

8

15

85

Bhutan

12

8

6

3

8

37

Nepal

24

26

12

8

15

85

Pakistan

13

11

11

6

10

51

China(Opt.) 

0

0

10

4

7

21

Thailand(Opt.)

16

16

10

5

8

55

TOTAL

89

84

64

34

63

334

 
Target group 1: Students and faculties of United International University (UIU).

Target group II: Students and faculties of Bangladeshi public/private universities other than UIU

Target group III: Students and faculties from disadvantaged/vulnerable group

 
Scholarship amount:

Undergraduate: Monthly subsistence allowance 1000 Euro per month, Travel cost 2000 Euro, Tuition fee 3000 Euro and Insurance fee 75 Euro

Masters: Monthly subsistence allowance 1000 Euro per month, Travel cost 2000 Euro, Tuition fee 3000 Euro and Insurance fee 75 Euro

Doctoral: Monthly subsistence allowance 1500 Euro per month, Travel cost 2000 Euro, Tuition fee 3000 Euro and Insurance fee 75 Euro

Post Doctoral: Monthly subsistence allowance 1800 Euro per month, Travel cost 2000 Euro, Tuition fee 3000/5000 Euro and Insurance fee 75 Euro

Academic staff: Monthly subsistence allowance 2500 Euro per month, Travel cost 2000 Euro, Tuition fee 3000/5000 Euro and Insurance fee 75 Euro