EDU-SYRIA responding to Corona virus

The impact of the pandemic of COVID-19, the illness caused by the novel corona virus, has touched almost every organization in the world, including EDU-SYRIA and its partners. Corona virus is a respiratory disease first identified in December in China. On Jan. 30, the World Health Organization declared the outbreak a public health emergency of international concern. On March 2, 2020, the government of Jordan confirmed the first case of corona virus. As the number of corona virus cases in...
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214 new scholarships for Syrian refugee

EDU-SYRIA project granted 214 new bachelor's degree scholarships for Syrian refugees to study at Zarqa University for the second semester 2019/2020. The registration for the scholarships started on 19/2/2020 and ended on 7/2/202, with 1388 registered applicants at the scholarship portal http://edu-sys.eu/ . After the end of the registration period, 284 eligible applicants were interviewed on Thursday 13 and 20 February 2020, only 214 of the applicants fit the criteria, explained below....
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EDU-SYRIA information sessions at Al-Za’atari and Al-Azraq Camps

EDU-SYRIA organized 2 information sessions at Al-Zaatari and Al-Azraq camps on 2 and 5 February 2020, to introduce Syrian refugee youth to the Bachelor's scholarships provided by the program. These sessions were hosted by Relief International and in collaboration with UNHCR. They aimed to ease the scholarship registration process for the applicants from the camps, as a team from the registration department at Zarqa University were present and studied the applications and gave for the accept...
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Football match for EDU-SYRIA students

Zarqa, Jordan, December 1- EDU-SYRIA Project, funded by the European Union (EU) and managed by the German Jordanian University (GJU), organised friendly football matches for the students enrolled in the Programme. The project celebrates the power of football to overcome the barriers and build bridges between Syrian refugees and Jordanian host communities. This sport opportunity provides young people with a sense of self-dignity and respect, allowing them to celebrate cultural cohesions a...
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Princess Basma Sponsors the Graduation of Zarqa University

On Tuesday, 8 October 2019, under the patronage of HRH Princess Basma Bint Talal, Zarqa University celebrated the graduation of the 22nd Patch of its students for the summer semesters. Among the graduates were 121 students from EDU-SYRIA Scholarships program, who studied in the bachelor's level in majors: Pharmacy, Arts and design, Economics and administration science, Educational science, Information Technology. Her Highness handed over the certificates to students for the bachel...
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EDU-SYRIA participates in RESCUE final conference

On 24 and 25 September 2019 at the Università degli Studi Internazionali di Roma – UNINT, the UNIMED, Union of the Universities of the Mediterranean, has organized an international conference entitled " A step further towards vulnerable communities in the Middle East: The commitment of universities to the refugee crisis in the Middle East.” The conference is part of the European RESCUE project, Support for the education of refugees in Mena Countries, and will see the participation of academi...
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Master’s degree scholarship opportunity!

The “Japanese Initiative for the future of Syrian Refugees (JISR)” offers 20 scholarship slots for Syrian refugees in Jordan and Lebanon to complete their master’s degree in Japanese universities. Hardcopy applications are accepted through the designated UNHCR Offices until Friday, 29th of November, 2019. More information on the scholarship and the eligibility criteria is available here: https://www.jica.go.jp/syria/english/office/others/jisr.html 
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A friendly match between EDU-SYRIA students and faculty team

A friendly match between EDU-SYRIA students at Zarqa University (ZU) and ZU faculty team was held on Thursday 19/9/2019 in Amman. The game is part of the program policy that encourages extra-curricular activities such as sports or talents. The match brought with it the spirit of competition, joy, and enthusiasm, and the ZU faculty team won the match with a 6 - 4 goals victory against EDU-SYRIA students' team. The ZU faculty team members were: Dr. Khalid Al - Zayadeen Dean of Admissio...
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Apply for Technical and Vocational Education

EDU-SYRIA project in collaboration with the European Union, happily announces the availability of 40 scholarships for tin Diploma degree at Luminus Technical University College for the First semester 2019/2020. In order to apply you need to meet the following conditions: Scholarship applicant needs to meet the following conditions: The applicant must hold the Syrian citizienship.The applicant must be completed Tawjihi secondary school or any equivalent successfully.The applicant must be y...
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