IRENA Scholarship Programme

IRENA Scholarship Programme
Host (Institutions): 
MASDAR Institute of Science and Technology, United Arab Emirates
Field of Study: 

Science and Technology


In an effort to promote talented academics, and with the generous support of the Government of the United Arab Emirates, up to 20 IRENA scholarships are offered at Abu Dhabi based MASDAR Institute of Science and Technology. The Programme extends to eight Master of Science Programmes offered at MASDAR Institute.

IRENA MSc Scholars are required to join a renewable energy related research project for the duration of their scholarships. When taking up study, during orientation week, MASDAR Institute will inform all new students about the current research projects. Out of these projects IRENA scholars shall select a renewable energy related topic. Moreover, the final thesis shall be written on a renewable energy related topic as well.

How to Apply?
Interested students apply for an IRENA MSc Scholarship directly through MASDAR Institute's website. Applications have to be submitted electronically. All required proofs and certificates have to be sent to MASDAR Institute. A listing on the required documents can be obtained on MASDAR Institute's website.

Important: Please indicate in the online application by keying in "IRENA" after your passport number in the relevant field, e.g. 12345678 – IRENA. If this indication is not given, the student will apply for a regular scholarship and not be able to benefit from exclusive IRENA services granted to IRENA MSc scholars.

Study in: 
MASDAR Institute of Science and Technology, United Arab Emirates