Posted on :
13 Feb, 2014
Bilateral Educational Agreement (BEA) Awards are scholarship awards made to eligible Nigerian youths after due process by development partners who have entered into Bilateral Educational agreement with Nigeria. These offers could be at the Undergraduate or Post Graduate or both levels as the case may be. The duration of the scholarship offer ranges from 4- 9 years depending on the level of study and the country.
Federal Ministry of Education 2014 / 2015 Bilateral Educational Agreement (BEA) Postgraduate & Undergraduate Scholarship Awards
Federal Ministry of Education – The Honourable Minister of Education (HME), Chief (Barr.) Ezenwo Nyesom Wike, is hereby inviting interested and qualified Nigerians to participate in the 2014/2015 Nomination interview for Bilateral education Agreement (BEA) Scholarship Awards for:
Undergraduate (UG) studies tenable in Russia, Cuba, Morocco, Algeria, Romania, Ukraine, Turkey, Egypt, Japan, Serbia, Macedonia
Postgraduate (PG) studies tenable in Russia, China, Turkey, Japan, Serbia, Mexico, etc. Criteria for eligibility
Note: (For all Applicants): Knowledge of the language of the country of choice is an added advantage.
Fields Of Study
Note: In Bilateral Educational Agreement countries, Awardees study the language of the country in their first Year and this constitutes the language of instruction throughout their study. It is pertinent to state that performance in the language course determines the continuation of the course of study for which the award has been made.
Some of the BEA countries at present include the following; Russia, China, Morocco, Turkey, Algeria, Romania, Serbia, Japan, Ukraine, Cuba, Greece, Czech Republic, Syria, Macedonia, Mexico, Egypt, Tunisia etc.
These countries are responsible for the tuition and accommodation, while Nigeria government takes care of the following:
Application Closing Date
23rd March, 2014
Method Of Application
All qualified candidates are advised to:
Venue Of Interview
All eligible applicants are to report for interview at the venues nearest to them as scheduled for their respective states of origin.
2014/2014 BEA Interview Venues and Dates From March 24th To 28th March, 2014
|1||North West/ FGC Sokoto||Kano & Kaduna State||Kebbi & Jigawa State||Zamfara & Katsina State||Sokoto State||Collation of Result|
|2||North East/Gombe||Borno & Yobe State||Adamawa & Taraba State||Bauchi State||Gombe State||Collation of Result|
|3||North Central/FGC Minna||Benue & Kogi State||Plateau State & FCT||Kwara & Nasarawa State||Niger State||Collation of Result|
|4||South West/Osun||Lagos & Ondo State||Oyo & Ekiti State||Ogun State||Osun State||Collation of Result|
|5||South South/FGGC Benin||Delta State||Cross River & Bayelsa State||Akwa-Ibom & Rivers State||Edo State||Collation of Result|
|6||South East/FGGC Umuahia||Enugu & Ebonyi State||Imo State||Anambra State||Abia State||Collation of Result|
Applicants are strongly advised to attend the interview at their zones of origin.
NB: Candidates nominated and finally selected by the awarding BEA countries will be required to submit to Federal scholarship Board the following:
TIME: 9.00 a.m. daily
Federal Ministry of Education