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Commonwealth Scholarships for Full-time Master’s Study in UK
Application Deadline: On-going
Commonwealth Scholarships are for candidates from least developed and lower middle income Commonwealth countries, for full-time Master’s study in selected courses, jointly supported by UK universities.
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.
List of Eligible Commonwealth African Countries:
Botswana, Cameroon, Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Kingdom of eSwatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Uganda, United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia
For more information on scholarships offered by the Commonwealth, click HERE