YCS Round XII: Final Announcement and Opening Of Applications (12th November 2018)
The European Union Office in Kosovo and the Ministry of European Integration, announce the opening of the 12th Round of applications to the Young Cell Scheme, the EU post-graduate scholarships programme for Kosovo, which is currently implemented by the British Council. Applications are open from Monday, 12th November 2018 until Monday, 3rd December 2018. Successful applicants will be offered the opportunity to study in a one year Master’s programme at Universities in EU Member States. The Scholarship Programme, whose working language is only English, will offer up to 40 full grants, 10% of these grants are reserved to civil servants already employed in public administration (the actual number of grants awarded may vary, depending on suitability of candidates and availability of funding). This call is open to graduates in Law, Political Sciences, Economics, Business Management, Social Sciences, History, Humanities, International Relations, Diplomacy, Criminology and other academic backgrounds (as specified in the Rules of Procedures, which can be downloaded below under “IF YOU WANT TO APPLY”) in line with the following sectors of specialisation:
- Law – up to 16 scholarships available
- Public Administration – up to 8 scholarships available
- Economics – up to 8 scholarships available
- Culture and Health – up to 8 scholarships available
DOWNLOAD FULL TEXT OF RXII FINAL ANNOUNCEMENT HERE IN THE FOLLOWING LANGUAGES
>>>>>>> IF YOU WANT TO APPLY <<<<<<<
CLICK HERE TO LEAVE YOUR EMAIL AND RECEIVE APPLICATION DOCUMENTS INCLUSIVE OF THE SELECTION RULES OF PROCEDURE. MAKE SURE TO WRITE YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS CORRECTLY.
FOR ALL APPLICANTS – ADVICE FOR THE WRITTEN EXAMS
Detailed description of the 3 tests composing the Written Exam is in the Rules of Procedure (pp. 22-26), which we strongly advise you to read in full and with care and attention. Click here to download the YCS RXII Rules of Procedure where, beside detailed information about the programme, you will find also general advice on all the 3 tests.
To prepare yourself for the English Language Knowledge Tests, we advise you to listen as much as possible in the next weeks to English language radio and television, and read as much as you can in English.
To prepare yourself for the EU General Knowledge Test, you can DOWNLOAD HERE the EU Fact Sheets (July 2014 edition) published by the European Parliament (full document in pdf, 6,4 MB) or you can click the following link to consult the online edition of the same document: https://publications.europa.eu/en/publication-detail/-/publication/ce72e773-2daa-4638-ac38-5c7b9bf04c85 . We advise you to read in the Rules of Procedures which are the chapters that will be used for the test and study in details those chapters over the next weeks, without leaving it to the last minute.
To prepare yourself for the Verbal and Numerical Reasoning Test, we advise you to search on the internet for tests named in the same way and exercise with the materials you find online.