Yobe State Scholarship Board (YSSB) International Scholarship 2019 [Undergraduate & Postgraduate]


Latest Update: This is to inform all applicants for the Yobe State International Scholarship Scheme that computer based examination (CBT) for the undergraduate candidates will run from Friday 2nd August to Sunday 4th August 2019.

Candidates are to come in person and collect their clearance forms at Yobe State Scholarships Board office between Monday 29th July to Thursday 1st August 2019.

The examination is scheduled according to the three senatorial zones of the state i.e.,



1- Zone A Friday 2nd August 2019
2- Zone B Saturday 3rd August 2019
3- Zone C Sunday 4th August 2019

Candidates are to come in person and collect their clearance forms and designated examination centres at Yobe State Scholarships Board office between Monday 29th July to Thursday 1st August 2019.

Yobe State Scholarship Board (YSSB) is now accepting applications from suitably qualified indigenes of Yobe State for its 2019 international scholarship. The deadline for submission of applications for the Yobe State Scholarship Board (YSSB) International Scholarship is 27th June, 2019.

Yobe State Scholarship Board (YSSB) International Scholarship

This is to inform the indigene of Yobe State that the State Government under its policy of State Emergency on Education, wishes to sponsor qualified students to undergo various programmes into Universities in China, Turkey, and Tajikistan.

Yobe State Scholarship Board (YSSB) International Scholarship Eligibility.

Students with the following qualifications should apply:

1. Postgraduate (MSc, MA, PhD, in the Following Fields) 

  • Medicine
  • Para-Medicine
  • Engineering
  • Computer Science and Programming
  • Education
  • Agricultural Science
  • Management and Social Science

2. Undergraduate (BS.c, BA in the Following Fields)

  • Medicine
  • Para-Medicine
  • Engineering
  • Computer Science and Programming
  • Education
  • Agricultural Science
  • Management and Social Science

NB: Intending applicants for undergraduate study should possess a minimum of five (5) credits, including MATHEMATICS and ENGLISH LANGUAGE.

How to Apply for Yobe State Scholarship Board (YSSB) International Scholarship.

Interested candidates should obtain application forms from the Yobe State Scholarship Board Headquarters, State Secretariat, Damaturu as from Friday 20th June, 2019 at the Cost of One Thousand Naira (N1,000) Only for Undergraduate and Two Thousand Naira (N2,000) only for Postgraduate Students.

Deadline: 27th June, 2019.

For any enquiry, please kindly contact the Students Affairs Officer on Telephone Number: 08034478688 or visit the Board Headquarters.


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