Murtala Mohammed Scholarships at London Met University for Nigerian Postgraduate Students to Study in UK

Dr. Murtala Mohammed Scholarship

Course(s) Offered: Several fields
Course Level: Postgraduate (masters)
Provider: London Metropolitan University
Country to Study in: UK

Scholarship Description
London Metropolitan University is pleased to announce the Dr. Murtala Mohammed Scholarship for the 2015/2016 academic year.

The scholarship award is open to Nigerian postgraduate students to study approved Masters Degree courses at the London Metropolitan University. It is offered for several of the university’s masters level degree programmes as listed below. See 'Fields of study' below.

The Dr. Murtala Mohammed Scholarship is a FULL tuition fee scholarship for a Nigerian student in the name of the Late General Murtala Mohammed.

Dr. Murtala Mohammed Scholarships at London Metropolitan University

To be eligible, applicants must:
  • have an unconditional offer to study at London Met on one of the above Master's courses.
  • have a First Class Honours degree or the highest accolade for your degree.
  • have an overall IELTS score of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component or SELT equivalent.
  • be a national of Nigeria.
Eligible groups
Citizens of Nigeria ONLY may apply

Participating Institutions
London Metropolitan University, UK

Fields of study
Any of the Master's programmes listed below are eligible:
  1. MSc Addiction and Mental Health
  2. MSc Biomedical Science
  3. MSc Blood Science
  4. MSc Business Psychology
  5. MSc Child, Adoscelent & Family Mental Health
  6. MSc Consumer Psychology
  7. MSc Criminal Psychology
  8. MSc Food Science
  9. MSc Forensic Psychology
  10. MSc Forensic Science
  11. MSc Health Psychology
  12. MSc Human Nutrition (Public Health/Sports)
  13. MSc International Public Health Nutrition
  14. MSc Medical Genetics
  15. MSc Obesity and Weight Management
  16. MSc Organisational Psychology
  17. MSc Pharmaceutical Science
  18. MSc Psychology of Health
  19. MSc Sports Nutrition
  20. MSc Sports Rehabilitation and Therapy
  21. MSc Sports Therapy
Number of awards
Only one award is offered

Scholarship duration
For the whole duration of the masters programme

Scholarship benefits
This is a FULL TUITION scholarship - the award will cover the whole cost of tuition

Method of Application
Interested applicants may apply online. You must obtain an unconditional offer of admission first before applying for this scholarship. See the application process into courses at London Metropolitan University.

To apply to this scholarship, ensure you satisfy all eligibility criteria. If you are eligible, fill in and submit the scholarship e-application form before the deadline date as below.

It is important to visit the official website (link to it is below) for complete information and also to access the Scholarship e-Application Form.

The deadline is 30 April 2015 for the September 2015 intake.

Only successful applicants will be contacted and may be asked to attend an interview as part of the selection process.

London Metropolitan University, commonly known as London Met, is a public research university located in London, United Kingdom.

The University was established on 1 August 2002 by the amalgamation of the University of North London (formerly the Polytechnic of North London, established in 1896) and London Guildhall University (formerly the City of London Polytechnic, established in 1848).

Application Deadline: 30 April 2015
Open to International Applicants: No (ONLY Nigerians)

More Scholarship Information and Application

Related: List of Postgraduate Scholarships for Nigerians


  1. Hi, my name is Karima Majidi from Afghanistan. I am pleased to apply for the short courses in Australia. Appreciate of you could kindly give me information about how can I apply for the scholarships provider (you mentioned), since I do not know them?
    Kindly explain the procedur. Thank you

  2. Hello, is the scholarship limited to only first class degree holders or those with a second class upper division can also apply? I asked cos in another page of this scholarship, i saw a minimum of second class upper but here its written first class. Thanks.