Application Due Date: October 30 th 2019

The African Biomedical Engineering Movement (ABEM) job is moneyed by the Intra-Africa Academic Movement Plan of the Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Company of the European Commission. The plan is designed on Europe’s reputable and effective Erasmus-Mundus program. As part of the Roadmap 2014-2017 of the Joint Africa-EU Method, the Intra-Africa Movement Plan highlights the contribution of college towards financial and social advancement and the capacity of scholastic movement to enhance the quality of college.

ABEM will develop human and institutional capability in Africa for.
needs-based health innovation research study and advancement. The job.
will train postgraduate trainees with abilities and expertises not.
used at their house organizations. In addition, it will support the.
advancement of biomedical engineering programs that are being.
developed, or have actually just recently been developed, at partner organizations.
and contribute towards harmonising biomedical engineering curricula.
throughout the continent. This will be attained through the arrangement of.
scholarships to cover the complete expense of movement in between African greater.
education organizations.

Total, the job will improve job opportunity for graduates, improve personnel research study profiles and mentor proficiencies, improve institutional research study profiles and inter-university cooperation, and support the advancement of services for health difficulties from an African viewpoint.

ABEM will train approximately32 MSc and10 PhD graduates, and deal advancement chances to approximately 10 team member.

Movement should be to an organization in a qualified nation besides the house nation/ nation of the house organization.(******** ).


) Target groups and kinds of movement
There are 2 target groups and 3 various kinds of specific movement:

Individuals Movement types Period
Target group 1 Trainees signed up in or having actually gotten a degree from among the 6 African partner organizations Master’s.
6-24 months.
6-48 months
Personnel operating in or related to among 6 African partner organizations Goes to for mentor and/or research study, or for engagement on administration and management 1– 6 months
Target group 2 Trainees signed up in or having.
gotten a degree from a college organization not consisted of in.
the collaboration however developed in a qualified nation (see listed below)
6-24 months.
6-48 months

The qualified nations exist in the table listed below:

Areas of Africa Nations
Central Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Congo (DRC), Equatorial Guinea, Gabon and São Tomé and Principe
Eastern Comoros, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritius,.
Rwanda, Seychelles, Somalia, Sudan, South Sudan, Uganda and Tanzania
Northern Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Tunisia and Morocco
Southern Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia and Zimbabwe
Western Benin, Burkina Faso, Ivory Coast, Cape Verde, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea,.
Guinea- Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal,.
Sierra Leone and Togo

Master’s and doctoral trainees might carry out:

  • Credit-seeking movement of 6 to 12 months at a partner organization,.
    resulting in scholastic acknowledgment of the research study duration towards a degree.
    program at the house organization,
  • Degree-seeking movement to finish a complete degree at a partner.
    organization. The job goes for 50% of trainees and a minimum of 30% of.
    personnel who take part in movement sees to be ladies.

PLEASE KEEP IN MIND: PhD complete degree-seeking movement is no longer readily available

Application procedure


The candidate need to:

  1. Confirm the eligibility requirements (if a prospect does not satisfy all.
    of the eligibility requirements, he/she needs to not send an application, as.
    the application will be thought about void and will not be assessed).
  2. Determine the Target Group to which (s) he belongs and the readily available scholarships.
  3. Select a minimum of one host organization. It is extremely suggested that.
    candidates pick approximately 3 various host organizations from the readily available.
    alternatives however constantly with factor to consider to language and background.
    requirements specified by each host organization and program.
  4. Produce an account on the application site for the job.
  5. Check out diligently the Standards for Candidates, the Frequently asked questions and the online Application.
  6. Gather all needed details and files to finish the Application:
    A number of files are compulsory and the online system will not enable the.
    application to be sent without them. In case of unreadable.
    files, the application will be thought about void and will not be.
  7. Select the host organization( s) with factor to consider to the following:.
    1. The language requirements of the host organization.
    2. The determined locations of quality and readily available jobs in each partner organization.
    3. The needed scholastic background for the discipline, research study job or activity.
    4. The expense of living at potential host organizations, individual requirements.
      for subsistence, and the regular monthly stipend for the scholarship.
    5. The requirement to adjust to various cultural truths at the hosts.
      organization and likewise to various environment conditions, in case of.
  8. Prepare a movement job proposition explaining the objectives, activities.
    and anticipated study/work strategy and thinking about the.
    goals and objectives of the host program and of the ABEM job. The.
    proposition needs to be clear in its approach, effect and advantage, also.
    as its expediency within the time-frame developed by the period of.
    the scholarship. Personnel needs to communicate with the house and host universities.
    on the program of activities, eg lectures or administrative work to.
    be provided; research study activities to be performed; kind of training to.
    be followed; and so on
  9. Prepare an inspiration with regard to the advantages and anticipated results of the movement

To Learn More:

See the Authorities Web Page of the African Biomedical Engineering Movement (ABEM) Scholarships 2020

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