19.2 C
Nigeria
Monday, June 17, 2024

Brilliant Nigerian Lady bags PhD without Masters degree, celebrates unique achievement

A brilliant Nigerian Lady, Ihilesen Opeyemi Ehimiaghe has achieved an exceptional feat in the United Kingdom after earning a Doctorate degree (PhD) in Law from Lancaster University, UK, without having a Master of Law degree.

Ihilesen Opeyemi Ehimiaghe celebrated her achievement on Linkedin noting that she was given a Master’s degree waiver after earning her Bachelor’s of Law degree with an outstanding performance.

Ihilesen Opeyemi Ehimiaghe was the best graduating student at Lancaster University’s Faculty of Law in 2017 after bagging outstanding first-class honours.

As a recognition of her exceptional performance, she was granted a Master’s degree waiver to allow her to enrol for a PhD immediately. She was also granted several scholarships and funding awards to pursue her Doctorate of Law degree.

“I was conferred with a Doctorate in Law (PhD) from Lancaster University. When I started my PhD in 2017, after receiving a master’s waiver on account of excellent academic performance, I looked forward to this day with anticipation,” she wrote on Linkedin.

Join any of these WhatsApp Groups to receive Scholarship alerts on WhatsApp

“Though the journey was not always smooth sailing, I remain thankful for the tremendous support and back-to-back funding I received from Lancaster University,” she added.

Studying in the United Kingdom, the United States and Europe opens you to a lot of opportunities around the world. At Scholarship Region, we keep track of Scholarship opportunities around the world to inform and remind you whenever it is available.

We share a lot of opportunities in our WhatsApp group, join the group using THIS LINK to explore these opportunities.

Several scholarship opportunities are ongoing in Europe, USA, UK and Canada to explore. Here are some ongoing scholarships you should check out;

2O22 ONGOING SCHOLARSHIPS

King Fahd University Scholarship

2024 King Fahd University Scholarship (KFUPM)| Fully Funded

0
The King Fahd University Scholarship for International Students is open to students interested in pursuing fully funded graduate programs available in the university.The 2024...
EPFL Excellence Scholarship

2024 EPFL Excellence Scholarship in Switzerland | Step by Step Process

0
The EPFL Excellence Scholarship offers fully funded fellowships at master’s level to students with outstanding academic records.This scholarship comes with a sum of CHF...
MTN Scholarship for Undergraduates

2024 MTN Scholarship for Undergraduates | Step-by-Step Process

0
MTN Scholarship Scheme provides an annual platform for recognizing and rewarding dedicated, high performing students across Nigerian Public Tertiary Institutions.Every year, the MTN Foundation...
Sciences Po Émile Boutmy Scholarships

France Émile Boutmy Scholarship 2024 | Fully Funded

0
Sciences Po Émile Boutmy Scholarships is awarded to top students whose profiles match the admissions priorities of Sciences Po and individual course requirements.The Emile...

During her studies at Lancaster University, Lancashire, England, she served as the President- Lancaster University Afro-Caribbean Society and other positions.

Ihilesen Opeyemi thanked everyone that contributed to her success. She recalled how suffered huge setbacks when she lost her mother and father during her studies. “Five years after losing my mum (my only surviving parent at the time) mid-way through my final year of university, things are surprisingly falling into pleasant places for me,” she said.

EDITOR’S NOTE: Do you have a story? You can share your outstanding story with us – send an email to: scholarshipregion@gmail.com

She currently works as a solicitor for a Law firm in the United Kingdom.

Scholarship Reminder

Never miss a Scholarship Opportunity. Set a Reminder now to receive Alerts of Open Scholarships



Receive Scholarship Updates through our Social Media Channels:

FOLLOW US

1,331FansLike
220,294FollowersFollow
0SubscribersSubscribe

latest scholarships