Note: Deadline for Commonwealth scholarship has been extended till Monday, 17th December, 2018 for prospective applicants.
To contribute to development needs of Commonwealth countries by providing training for skilled and qualified professionals and academics, and to contribute to UK higher education and foreign policy aims by encouraging collaboration and links.
Commonwealth Scholarships are for candidates from low and middle income Commonwealth countries, for fulltime Masters & doctoral study (PhD) at a UK University. These scholarships are offered under following six themes:
- Science and technology for development
- Strengthening health systems and capacity
- Promoting global prosperity
- Strengthening global peace, security and governance
- Strengthening resilience and response to crises
- Access, inclusion and opportunity
Complete details of CSC programs, eligibility, Benefits and further classification of themes of study offered for 2019 Commonwealth scholarships is available at below mentioned links.
Benefits of the programme / FINANCIAL COVERAGE
The Scholarship will cover the following:
For Master: http://cscuk.dfid.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/terms-conditions-masters-scholarships-low-and-middle-incomes-2019.docx-1.pdf
For PhD: http://cscuk.dfid.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/terms-conditions-phd-scholarships-low-middle-income-countries-2019.pdf
Duration of the Programme
The duration of the scholarship program is valid for One year for Master & Three years for PhD starting from Fall 2019.