Amir Ghaffari Scholarship At Queen Mary University Of London in UK 2022

Amir Ghaffari Scholarship At Queen Mary University Of London in UK 2022

Scholarship Description:
Under Amir Ghaffari Scholarship At Queen Mary University Of London in UK 2022 applications are being invited from eligible candidates. International Students are eligible to apply for this program. The scholarship allows Masters level programm(s) in the field of All Subjects taught at Queen Mary University of London . Interested candidates may apply for the scholarship as per set deadline. The application deadline is 05/05/2022

Subjects offered and Degree Programs:
You can apply for All Subjects taught at Queen Mary University of London

Funded by: Queen Mary University of London.

Amir Ghaffari is the Managing Partner of Ghaffari Partners, a specialist international arbitration boutique headquartered in the UAE. Before that, Amir was the managing partner and head of Middle East disputes at a leading US law firm. Amir has acted as counsel in more than 75 international commercial and construction arbitrations administered under the rules of all the major arbitral institutions, as well as in ad hoc proceedings. In addition to his arbitration work, Amir regularly appears as an advocate before the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) Courts of First Instance and Appeal.

Amir regularly sits as an arbitrator (including as presiding and sole arbitrator), under the ICC, LCIA, and DIFC-LCIA Rules.

 

Sponsor Value

The winning international students will receive full tuition fee support from the Queen Mary University of London.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must meet all of the following eligibility criteria:

  • You must have a conditional or unconditional offer for the Comparative and International Dispute Resolution LLM (please note that this is a specific programme of study, it does not apply to those who are applying for any of the other LLM programmes)
  • You must be a full-time student;
  • You must have the strongest academic record;
  • You must be of Iranian heritage, which is defined as having at least one grandparent who was born in Iran;
  • You can have either a UK or International fees status;
  • You must have made a Programme of Study application for the Comparative and International Dispute Resolution LLM program by 6 April 2022;
  • You must not be in receipt of funding from another source.
Application Procedure

In order to apply for this scholarship please complete and sign the online application form (the link is on the bottom of this page) and a 1000-word (maximum) statement in response to the following;

‘Please explain why you want to study the LLM in Comparative and International Dispute Resolution at Queen Mary University of London, specifying the modules you have a particular interest in. What you will bring to the programme and why you feel you should be awarded a scholarship; focusing on your academic and professional achievements (if relevant and financial need.

We will also take into consideration the following documents submitted with your program application. Please ensure these are all uploaded to the Queen Mary application portal.

  • Transcripts of your law degree and any other legal qualifications.
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • 1 x reference letter

Incomplete, incorrect, or late scholarship applications will not be accepted or processed.

All applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application approximately by 14 June 2022 please wait to be contacted in this regard.