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Nigerian government invites Masters, PhD students for Slovakia scholarship program 



Tahir Mamman 1

The Nigerian government through the Federal Ministry of Education has invited interested and qualified Nigerians to apply for the 2024/2025 Slovakia National Scholarship Program. 

The scholarship is targeted at postgraduate programs, Masters and PhDs. 

This was announced on the ministry’s X page on Wednesday, April 3, 2024. 

The scholarship is said to cover living costs and travel allowances. 

The ministry stated further, 

It also covers PhD students whose higher education or scientific training is held outside Slovakia and who are accepted by a tertiary institution or a research institution in Slovakia. 

It further extends to international university teachers, researchers, and artists who are invited to a teaching, research, and artistic stay in Slovakia by a Slovakian institution with a valid certificate of eligibility to carry out research and development. 

Also, documents that must be attached to the online application include curriculum vitae; motivation letter; detailed study program, two recommendation letters issued by the applicant’s university teachers, and bachelor’s diploma, diploma supplement together with the state examination certificate (if applicable).