University of Exeter Commonwealth Shared Scholarship Scheme, 2017

The University of Exeter is delighted to offer this scholarship in partnership with the UK Department for International Development (DFID) and the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the UK (CSC) for students from developing Commonwealth countries who would not otherwise be able to study a Masters programme in the United Kingdom.

Scholarship Benefits: Fully-funded scholarships for students from developing Commonwealth countries.

Eligibility: 

An interested candidate can apply for this scholarship if they:

  • are a Commonwealth citizen, refugee or British protected person permanently resident in a developing Commonwealth country (please see the CSC’s webpage in link below for a list of eligible countries) AND;
  • are classed as an overseas student for fee purposes AND;
  • have not studied or worked for one (academic) year or more in a developed country AND;
  • are unable, either yourself or through your family, to pay to study in the UK AND;
  • are not currently studying at a University of Exeter campus or are not a University of Exeter graduate AND;

by August 2017, hold a first degree of either first or upper second class (2:1) classification, or lower second class (2:2) classification plus a relevant postgraduate qualification (usually a masters degree).

How to apply: Application is online.

Deadline: 17th March 2017.

For more information visit the official site