Commonwealth Masters and PhD Scholarships

The Commonwealth Masters and PhD Scholarships are open for applications.

For more information on eligibility, details of the national nominating agency, application process, please visit Masters Scholarships website and PhD Scholarships website.

About Commonwealth Scholarships 

Commonwealth Scholarships are for candidates from low and middle income Commonwealth countries, for full-time study at a UK university.

Funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID), Commonwealth Scholarships enable talented and motivated individuals to gain the knowledge and skills required for sustainable development, and are aimed at those who could not otherwise afford to study in the UK. These scholarships are offered under six themes:

  1. Science and technology for development
  2. Strengthening health systems and capacity
  3. Promoting global prosperity
  4. Strengthening global peace, security and governance
  5. Strengthening resilience and response to crises
  6. Access, inclusion and opportunity