RATT Post graduate Scholarship at Rhodes University – 2020

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Members of the public are informed of the RATT Post graduate Scholarship at the Rhodes University South Africa, this is organized to help students reach the apex of their career as quality education is been administered which will bestow on them the qualities of their desired career. Applications are invited.

RATT Post graduate Scholarship

RATT Post graduate Scholarship
  • University or Organization: Rhodes University
  • Department: NA
  • Course Level: Honours, Masters, and Doctor course
  • Award: Varies
  • Access Mode: Offline
  • Number of Awards: Not known
  • Nationality: South Africa
  • The program can be taken in South Africa
  • Application Deadline: October 15, 2019
  • Language: English


  • Eligible Countries: South African citizens and permanent residents followed by the participants from the SKA Africa partner countries (Botswana, Ghana, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Zambia) are eligible
  • Acceptable Course or Subjects: Available for undertaking an Honour, Masters, or a doctoral degree program within the Department of Physics & Electronics at the university.
  • Admissible Criteria: Interested candidates must have a strong academic record in one or preferably more of the following subjects: astronomy, computing science, mathematics and/or applied mathematics, physics, statistics, signal processing.

How to Apply for the RATT Post graduate Scholarship – Rhodes University

  • How to Apply: The participants are suggested to take place in honour, master or a doctoral degree program at the university.
  • After that, prepare a motivational letter, detailed curriculum vitae, and copies of all academic transcripts and details of three referees. It should be submitted by email to Prof O.Smirnov, o.smirnov@ru.ac.za.
  • Shortlisted candidates will be asked to have their referees e-mail their reference letters to the same address at a later date.
  • Language Requirement: Having good English language proficiency is important for undertaking higher studies. Read also


The value of funding is as follows-

  • Honours (1 year): R140 000
  • Masters (2 years duration): R134 000 p.a., plus R26 000 one-off equipment award, plus R28 000 p.a. travel grant
  • Doctoral (3 years duration): R155 000 p.a., plus R38 000 one-off equipment fund, plus R34 000 p.a. travel grant

Applicants are to click here to apply


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