Call Extension of COTRA Scholarship

COTRA is extending its call for applications by Ugandans for MSc. scholarships tenable at Rhodes University (South Africa), and Mzuzu University (Malawi). The following scholarships are available under this call:

  • 1 MSc. in Ichthyology and Fisheries Science at Rhodes University, South Africa
  • 1 MSc. in Master of Science in Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences at Mzuzu University, Malawi

The EU under its Intra-Africa Academic Mobility Scheme, has provided funding to support an academic partnership “Collaborative Training and Research in Fisheries and Aquaculture in East, Southern and Central Africa (COTRA)” project to training of professionals to achieve sustainable fisheries management and aquaculture resources that shall lead to increased fish production and enhanced food and nutritional security, and hence, improved livelihood and household revenue.