Rehabilitation Science (International Program )

Regional Inter-professional Master’s Program in Rehabilitation Science
Bangladesh Health Profession’s Institute (BHPI), Centre for the Rehabilitation of the Paralysed (CRP), Dhaka, Bangladesh
Funded by SAARC Development Fund (SDF)

 

Background

 

Scholarship Opportunity Funded by SAARC Development Fund (SDF):

Next intake: The call for admission and scholarship applications to M.Sc. in Rehabilitation Science, July 2020 intake (6th batch) under the Faculty of Medicine, the University of Dhaka will be available in due course of time before the intake.

Eligibility: A candidate must be a citizen of SAARC countries and be a permanent resident.  Candidates must have a Bachelor Degree in Physiotherapy/Occupational Therapy/ Speech and Language Therapy, Medicine, Nursing, Prosthetics & Orthotics or an equivalent degree in health related subjects from a public university or recognized by the relevant government authority.  Candidates must have completed at least one year internship training/work experience in a recognized hospital/institute/centre approved by the relevant government authority.

Application procedure: Eligible candidates shall submit complete application along with the required documents (Scan copies) to: bhpi.mrs@gmail.com. Bangladesh Embassies in respective SAARC Member States and appropriate authorities of the applicants’ countries may also receive admission and scholarship applications. Further details will be available in due course of time before the intake.

Selection of candidates from SAARC Member States except Bangladesh: Candidates will be nominated for admission and scholarship based on several selection points including – Academic performance, English proficiency, relevant experience, number of publications and writing a motivation letter.

Selection of candidates from Bangladesh: Candidates will be nominated for admission and scholarship based on several selection points including – Academic performance, English proficiency, relevant experience, number of publications and writing a motivation letter. In addition, candidate will sit for an admission test (written & viva examination).

Scholarships detail: There will be a total of 50 full scholarships (tuition fees, academic cost, living expenses & round trip airfare-economy class) and 25 partial scholarships (tuition fees and academic costs) for candidates from SAARC Member States except Bangladesh in next five intakes. There will be 35 full scholarships (Tuition fees & academic cost) and 25 partial scholarships (about half of tuition fees & academic cost) for candidates from Bangladesh. 15 seats will be available for admission without scholarships for students from Bangladesh. The scholarship covers 2 years: the whole duration of the master’s program. The scholarship period cannot be altered or extended beyond the study program period. The tuition fee will be paid directly to the institute. There are no additional grants for family members. Further details will be available in due course of time before the intake.

 

However, to provide an overview, the information below is about the previous intake. Application procedure, eligibility, scholarships information, key days and other information may differ from the previous intake.