Moroccan government has notified that it would be increasing scholarship grants for Maldivian student whom would like to pursue higher education in Moroccan universities and government institutions.
Previously Morocco grants five scholarship annually to Maldivian student annually. According to a statement released by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Saturday states that 20 annual scholarships for Maldivian students to pursue higher education in sciences, technical and economic fields, Islamic studies, and Arabic language and literature fields would be offered starting this year.
Foreign Ministry said the increase in scholarship was secured thought discussions between Foreign Minister Abdulla Shahid and Moroccan government during his visit last year November last year.
It has been notified that scholarships would be managed by the Department of Higher Education and Training.