Commonwealth Master's & PhD Scholarships 2021 | Study in UK

How to Apply for the Commonwealth Master’s and PhD Scholarships to Study in the UK (Fully Funded) For Low and Middle Income Countries 2021 Session.

The Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the UK (CSC) awards over 800 scholarships and fellowships for postgraduate study and professional development to Commonwealth citizens each year.

The CSC aims to contribute to the UK’s international development aims and wider overseas interests, support excellence in UK higher education, and sustain the principles of the Commonwealth. Candidates are selected on the basis of merit and their potential to contribute to the needs of their home countries.

Commonwealth Scholarships and Fellowships in the UK are funded by the Department for International Development (for developing Commonwealth countries) and the Department for Education (for developed Commonwealth countries), in conjunction with UK universities.


The CSC supports:

  • Commonwealth PhD Scholarships (for low and middle income countries)
  • Commonwealth Split-site Scholarships (for low and middle income countries)
  • Commonwealth Master’s Scholarships
  • Commonwealth Shared Scholarships
  • Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarships
  • Commonwealth Undergraduate Scholarships (for candidates from St Helena and the Seychelles only)
  • Commonwealth PhD Scholarships (for high income countries)
  • Commonwealth Split-site Scholarships (for high income countries)
  • Commonwealth Rutherford Fellowships
  • Commonwealth Medical Fellowships
Nigerian Students who wish to obtain scholarships and fellowships for postgraduate study and professional development into the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the UK (CSC) are to follow the links below to apply.

Commonwealth Master's & PhD Scholarships 2020/2021 | Study in UK (Fully Funded)

1. Commonwealth PhD Scholarships (for low and middle income countries)

For candidates from low and middle income Commonwealth countries, for full-time doctoral study at a UK university


Deadline:
All applications must be submitted with all mandatory fields completed by 16:00 (GMT) on 18 January 2021 at the latest.

You are advised to complete and submit your application as soon as possible, as the online application system will be very busy in the days leading up to the application deadline.
 

2. Commonwealth Master’s Scholarships

For candidates from low and middle income Commonwealth countries, for full-time Master’s study at a UK university


Deadline:
All applications must be submitted with all mandatory fields completed by 16:00 (GMT) on 18 January 2021 at the latest.

You are advised to complete and submit your application as soon as possible, as the online application system will be very busy in the days leading up to the application deadline.