Scholarship program announced for postgraduate Mongolian studies students

Society | Education
2016-07-04 13:10:03

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The National University of Mongolia (NUM) has announced a scholarship program named after prominent scholars and linguists Ts.Damdinsuren, Sh.Luvsanvandan and B.Rinchin for doctoral and postdoctoral students majoring in Mongol studies for the academic years of 2016-2017.

The scholarship program aims to support young foreign scholars who will do researches on certain topics of Mongolian studies. The scholarship named after Ts.Damdinsuren will cover research works on Mongolian literature and history, the Sh.Luvsanvandan’s scholarship-- on Mongolian language, scripts and Altai studies, and B.Rinchin’s scholarship-- on Mongolian literature, anthropology and ethnography.

Up to three applicants who are studying for PhD degree or postdoctoral researchers aged under 40 are eligible for the scholarships, and the winners will be involved in the courses and will conduct research works in Mongolia for three months from September 1, 2016.