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Aircraft Engineering Training in Zimbabwe

November 25, 2015 Leave a comment



Interested in the world of planes, one avenue to pursue this dream is to become an aircraft engineer. The Technical School, one of the best schools in Africa, could be for you.

‘The Technical Training School ( TTS) is an integral part of Air Zimbabwe Technical Operations’. Our Technical Training School offers training in the following areas:

  • Apprenticeship Training in the areas of Avionics, Mechanical and Electrical
  • Engineer Type course training (B737-200 ADV, B767-200 ER, MA 60, GTCP 331-200ER, GTCP 85-129 and GTCP36-150CY)
  • Engineer Type course training (JT8D-17A and PW4056)
  • Ground school training of Pilots (B737-200 ADV, B767-200 ER and MA60)

The Technical School has trained hundreds of engineers who are now working all over the world. Most of their former students go on to obtain EASA, FAA, Australian and Candaian licenses to name a few.

The school is also open to international students.

Entry Requirements

To become an aircraft engineer, passes in  A – level sciences are required. Air Zimbabwe usually advertises in the local papers and conducts rigorous interviews and aptitude tests.

To find out more, please contact:

KAUST Fellowship for PhD and MS/PhD Program in Saudi Arabia, 2016

November 25, 2015 Leave a comment

Applications are invited for KAUST Fellowship available for students enrolling in PhD and MS/PhD program. All admitted students receive the benefits of the KAUST Fellowship. The fellowship supports students for the duration of their graduate studies. KAUST Fellowship includes full tuition support and monthly living allowance. The application deadline is January 1st, 2016 for Fall 2016.

Study Subject(s): Fellowship is awarded in all subjects available at KAUST.
Course Level: 
Fellowship is available for pursuing PhD and MS/PhD program.
Scholarship Provider: 
King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Saudi Arabia
Scholarship can be taken at:
 Saudi Arabia

Eligibility: KAUST requires a minimum TOEFL score of 79 on the IBT (Internet Based Test) or 6.0 on the IELTS (International English Language Testing System). Only official TOEFL or IELTS scores will be accepted. TOEFL or IELTS scores for tests administered by an educational institution for admission to that particular institution are not acceptable. KAUST does not require the GRE exam for admission. However, they strongly encourage students to take the GRE general test. A high quantitative score on the GRE will enhance a student’s application. Official test results should be sent directly from ETS. The KAUST admissions code is 4139. The average GRE quantitative score for admitted students is currently 774 out of 800.

Scholarship Open for International Students: KAUST FellowshipThis KAUST fellowship is available for Saudi Arabian and international students.

Scholarship Description: KAUST aspires to be a destination for scientific and technological education and research. By inspiring discoveries to address global challenges, we strive to serve as a beacon of knowledge that bridges people and cultures for the betterment of humanity. King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) is offering PhD and MS/PhD Fellowship for Fall 2016.

Number of award(s): All admitted students receive the benefits of the KAUST Fellowship.

Duration of award(s): The fellowship supports students for the duration of their graduate studies.

What does it cover? KAUST Fellowship includes:
-Full tuition support
-Monthly living allowance (ranging between $20,000-30,000 annual, depending on qualifications and progression through degree programs)
-Medical and dental coverage
-Relocation support

Selection Criteria: A TOEFL or IELTS score is not required if the applicant received a degree from an accredited institution in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, or New Zealand.

Notification: Not Known

How to Apply: Applications should be submitted online. Also, Submit an official complete university Transcript/ Mark sheets/ Graduation Certificate/ Academic Record from every institution previously attended. A scan of the official transcript provided by the university in the native language must be uploaded into the online application along with the certified English translation. Your transcript must include the university grading scale for all documents submitted. If offered admission, an official final transcript must be sent to the Office of Admissions prior to arrival (during the on boarding process) in a sealed envelope via post.

Online Application

Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is January 1st, 2016.

Further Official Scholarship Information and Application

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