DAFI Scholarships for Refugees 2017

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   DAFI SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME          

INTERSOS and The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Yemen provides a limited number of scholarships for refugees Yemen. The scholarship originated from the Albert Einstein German Academic Refugee Initiative Fund (DAFI) which is funded by the German Government.

WHEN TO APPLY:

  • Application forms and brochures are available at INTERSOS Offices in Sana’a, Aden, Kharaz, Hadramout and Ibb.
  • Application forms for the 2017 DAFI scholarships together with supporting documentation of the criteria stated below should be submitted to INTERSOS Offices in Yemen between 05 March – 25 April 2017.

CRITERIA FOR APPLICANTS:

  • The applications should include: scholarship application, a copy of refugees card/ certificate card and a copy of High Secondary School HSC;
  • He/she must not be older than 28 years upon application;
  • Higher School Certificate (HSC): For students holding a high school diploma from abroad, this diploma must be certified by the competent official authorities in Yemen. The HSC must not be older than 10 years.
  • Refugee card/certificate: The applicant must have a refugee card from the Yemeni government /refugee certificate from the Office of the High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Yemen;
  • The total average of the High Secondary School (HSC) should not be less than 75%.

PLEASE PAY ATTENTION TO THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION

 

The applications should include: scholarship application, a copy refugee card/ certificate and a copy of HSC.

The application forms are available at INTERSOS offices in Aden: INTERSOS office in Basateen, INERSOS office in Kharaz camp. In Sana’a: you can find the application form at INTERSOS Drop in Center in Haddah. In Hadramout: INTERSOS Office in Mukalla. In Ibb: INTERSOS Office and OSAC in Al-Qadah For other governorates please contact with Mr. Mustafa Al-Sufi, DAFI’s Project Manager via his email: dafi.yemen@intersos.org or mobile number: 774 192 326;

You can also download the application from here: 2017 DAFI Application- English

  • Only the applications that match the conditions that are mentioned above and even received by 25 April 2017 will be considered.
  • Only successful students will be invited for entrance exams in Aden, Sana’a and Mukalla.

  

 NOTES:

  • Deadline for submitting the application is April 25, 2017;
  • All students with certificates issued outside Yemen will be subject to the Arabic language exam to determine their level.
  • After successfully passing the entrance exam and final selection, it’s not possible to change the major subject.
  • Entrance exam: The entrance exam will be in accordance with the curriculum of Yemen;

           SELECTION:

The selected students who will be awarded a DAFI scholarship in July 2017; which is done jointly by INTERSOS, UNHCR and the German Embassy. Only selected students will be notified by September 2017.

Due to the large number of applications, the selection panel will not inform applicants who have not been selected.

 

                The Available Majors Field of Study in the DAFI Program

                For Refugees Students

 

Name of Faculty Major Field of Study Exam Subjects Score Remarks
Health –       Physician Assistant

–       Pharmacy ( Diploma)

–       Dental technician

–       Nursing

–       Midwifery

–       Nutrition

–       Physiotherapy

–       Optics

–       Anesthesiology

–       Labs

–       Chemistry

–       Biology

–       Physics

–       English

100

100

50

100

Open for all students
Engineering All –       Physics

–        Math

–       English

100

100

100

Open for all students
Commerce –       Economy/ Banking and Financial Sciences

 

–       Math

–       The principles of economy

100

100

Open for all students
–       Business Administration and Accounting –       Math

–       English

100

50

Computer and IT –       Information Technology and Information System –       Math

–       English

100

50

Open for all students
Arts –       Sociology –       Sociology

–       Psychology

100

50

Open for all students
–       Social Service and Psychology –       Social Service

–       Psychology

–       Arabic

100

50

50

Open for all students
–       Media/ Public Relations –       Media

–       Arabic

100

100

–       English –       English 100
Oil and Minerals –       Oil/ Chemical Engineering –       Physics

–        Math

–       Chemistry

100

100

100

Law –       Law –       Arabic

–       Yemeni constitution

–       Islamic Fiqh

100

50

50

Open for all students
Science –       Biology- Chemistry –       Biology

–       Chemistry

100

100

Open for all students
–       Physics- Math

 

–       Physics

–        Math

100

100

Education –       Physics- Math –       Physics

–        Math

100

100

Open ONLY for Kharaz students
–       Biology- Chemistry –       Biology

–       Chemistry

100

100

–       Islamic Studies –       Quran Science + faith and monotheism

–       Arabic

100

 

100

–       English –       English 100
–       Sociology –       Geography

–       History

100

100

–       Science –       Physics

–       Chemistry

–       Biology

100

100

100

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