Scholarships

 Scholarships

There are four categories of scholarships available for study at Villa College.

 

Villa College / Villa International High School Scholarships

VC / VIHS Scholarships are awarded to eligible VIHS graduates. The programme enables 2 outstanding students selected every year to study for undergraduate programme they are eligible for.

The programme provides full funding for full-time courses at undergraduate level, normally a 3-year Bachelor’s degree, in any field at VC they are qualified for.

Target group

The Villa College / VIHS scholarship programme is aimed at top academic achievers from Villa International High School.

Location/campus

Selected students have the option to study at any campus where the chosen programme is offered. Students have the liberty to change the campus during the study period, provided that the programme is offered at the preferred campus.

Scholarship inclusions

The scholarship covers the full tuition fee for the duration of the course. This is defined as the normal duration a student takes to complete the programme by taking the maximum credit offered in each semester.

Eligibility

To be eligible for a VC / VIHS Scholarship, the student must

Be a Maldivian national

Meet the entry requirements of the chosen programme

Must be a graduate of VIHS

Have graduated from VIHS no more than two years before the time of application

Not be an active student of Villa College or any tertiary education institute at the time of application

 

Villa College Open Scholarships

VC Open Scholarships are awarded to students who meet the entry criteria of programmes offered at VC.

One scholarship is awarded annually in each category. The categories are as follows.

Foundation

Undergraduate

Postgraduate

Target group

Any student who meets the entry criteria

Any student currently studying at Villa College

Location/campus

Selected students have the option to study at any campus where the chosen programme is offered. Students have the liberty to change the campus during the study period, provided that the programme is offered at the preferred campus.

Scholarship inclusions

The scholarship covers the full tuition fee for the duration of the course. This is defined as the normal duration a student takes to complete the programme by taking the maximum credit offered in each semester.

Eligibility

To be eligible for a VC Open Scholarship, the student must

Be a Maldivian national

Must have a confirmed placement from Villa College

 

Villa College Community Engagement Scholarships

VC community engagement scholarships are awarded to the local councils of the islands where Villa College campuses are based. Scholarships are awarded annually to students who meet the criteria specified below.

At campuses where student enrolment is between 50-100 student, one scholarship will be awarded to the local council.

At campuses where student enrolment is between 100-150 student, 2 scholarships will be awarded to the local council.

  One scholarship is awarded from each category, annually. The categories are as follows.

Foundation

Undergraduate

Postgraduate

Target group

Students who meet the entry criteria.

Location/campus

As specified.

Scholarship inclusions

The scholarship covers the full tuition fee for the duration of the course. This is defined as the normal duration a student takes to complete the programme by taking the maximum credit offered in each semester.

Eligibility

To be eligible for a VC Community Engagement Scholarship, the student must

Be a Maldivian national

Have a placement from VC for a programme in the applied category

Must reside in the constituency of the particular campus

 

Villa College Alumni Scholarships

Villa College Alumni Scholarships are awarded to Villa College alumni. These scholarships are awarded to one student from each of the following categories.

Undergraduate

Postgraduate

Target group

The Villa College Alumni Scholarship programme is for eligible Villa College alumni.

Location/campus

Selected students have the option to study at any campus where the chosen programme is offered. Students have the liberty to change the campus during the study period, provided that the programme is offered at the preferred campus.

Scholarship inclusions

The scholarship covers the full tuition fee for the duration of the course. This is defined as the normal duration a student takes to complete the programme by taking the maximum credit offered in each semester.

Eligibility

To be eligible for a VC Alumni Scholarship, the student must

Be a Maldivian national

Must be an alumni of Villa College

Must have graduated from VC no more than a semester before the time of application