Scholarships at King David University of Medical Sciences, Uburu
The Governor of Ebonyi State has announce the scholarship at his newly completed academic institution i.e. “king David University of Medical Sciences” for the entire undergraduate who meet all the entry requirements.
Ebonyi State Governor, Engr. David Umahi, has announced a scholarship for fourteen indigenes of the State to study Medicine at the newly built king David University of Medical Sciences, Uburu.
To further interpret the above written information; it means that the scholarship is strictly for Ebonyians.
It also means that the scholarship will only be able to accommodate fourteen undergraduate indigenes.
Hence, it means also; that the undergraduate indigenes who whose this scholarship will be awarded is only for medicine.
And, the scholarship program will be carried out only at king David University of Medical Sciences, Uburu Ohaozara Ebonyi State.
About the Scholarship Award Programme
This Scholarships at King David University announcement was made known to the public by the Ebonyi State Governor during a function at Bethel City Church, Abakaliki on Saturday.
He said 13 of the fourteen prospective beneficiaries of the scholarship would be drawn from the best of the thirteen Local Government Areas.
The remaining slot for the scholarship offer making it fourteen will be taken from scholarship award hosting community.
He said thus;
“We have a scholarship scheme but one-off for the King David University of Medical Sciences, the best for each Local Government Area who will be examined and the best students would be given the scholarship to study Medicine for five years.”
And, while noting that the Scholarships at King David University would cost the State Government over two hundred million naira, expressed hope that the beneficiaries would add to medical personnel available to cater for the health needs of Ebonyi people and beyond.
Where is King David University Located?
King David University of Medical Sciences (KDUMS), is a state-owned university in Uburu, Ohaozara LGA, Ebonyi State.
KDUMS has been officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Universities Commission (NUC), Nigeria.
The school is built with the aim of bringing up medical students that will go a long in helping the state in medical issues in future time to come.
Furthermore, the king david university of medical sciences do not offer only medical courses just as the name sounds, the institution also offer other science related courses.
I will mention the courses offered at king david university of medical sciences in this post; just keep reading through the lines.
King David University of Medical Sciences School Fees
It might interest you to know about the school fees in the above mentioned school;
Nigerian students are expected to pay N3m
Foreigners are expected to pay N10m as school fees.
Nigerian medical students of the King David University of Medical Sciences (KDUMS), Uburu, Ebonyi State, are required to pay N3 million as tuition and accommodation fees in the 2021/2022 academic session.
This is to show you a little highlight of the school in question about the Scholarships at King David University.
Which means that it’s a big pleasure to anyone that get the opportunity considering the amount of money that will be waved out for you to study in one of the best university in Nigeria as well as Africa.
And, it might also interest you to know more about the above mentioned school.
For your personal research, you can check using the school official website listed below. Or click here.
Programmes/ Courses Offered KDUMS
Listed below are the courses offered in the school:
- Medicine & Surgery (MBBS)
- Pharmacy (Pharm D)
- Nursing Science (BNS.)
- Medical Laboratory Science (MLS.)
- Physiotherapy (DPT)
- Biomedical Engineering (B.Eng.)
- Radiography & Radiation Sciences (B.Sc.)
- Optometry (OD)
- Computer Science (B.Sc.)
- Industrial Physics (B. Sc.)
- Industrial Chemistry (B.Sc.)
- Industrial Mathematics (B.Sc.)
- Biology/Biotechnology (B.Sc.)
- Dentistry (BDS)
- Microbiology/Parasitology (B.Sc.)
- Public Health (B.Sc.)
- Human Nutrition & Dietetics (B.Sc.)
It is important to note that you can also apply study any science courses in this university on your own without depending on the Scholarships at King David University as long as you have the money for your accommodation and tuition fee.
If you are applying on your own, note that you can apply from any state in Nigeria irrespective of the state.
Also, candidates or students from outside Nigeria, tagged “foreigners” are also allowed to apply if you are prepared and can afford the fees.
Finally, I wish everyone that will be up for the Scholarships at King David University programme good luck in all and expecting to see you all at the top.