AKU has established Fellowships that are
awarded on merit to successful candidates for admission with an outstanding
record of achievement and who register as a full-time student in an AKU PhD programme.
Students must have evidence-based recommendations from teachers and/or
supervisors and high scores in the AKU admission test or the Graduate Record
Examination (GRE). An interview may be required.
Number of Awards: Up to two
tuition fees plus Rs. 8,000 per month for teaching assistance.
Renewability: The award is renewable annually for three years following the
initial grant of the Fellowship to students making satisfactory progress in
Satisfactory Progress: Satisfactory progress is based upon the following:
History of course completion and progress
through the programme;
Minimum grade point average of 3.0 in
Note: Failure to make satisfactory
progress in the programme will result in the cancellation of the Fellowship.
Students losing their Fellowship may not be eligible for reinstatement.