2015 Commonwealth Scholarships for Students from Developing Countries


commonwaelth2Commonwealth shared scholarships are been offered by the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission (CSC) to interested students to study master degree courses In UK universities for the 2015/2016.


The scholarship was created by the Department for international development (DFID) in 1986. The scholarship is a partnership between the UK government and UK universities.

About 3500 students from commonwealth developing countries have been awarded shared scholarships so far and about 227 scholarships are available this year. The duration of the scholarship is for one year.

The scholarship covers the following:

Tuition fees

Air tickets

Allowances will be given


Scholarships are awarded for master degree courses. The courses that are chosen should be important to the economic, social or technological growth of the applicant’s home country.


Should be a citizen of the Commonwealth, Commonwealth refugees or British protected individuals.

Should reside permanently in a Commonwealth country

Should be ready to start studies in the UK by September/October 2015

Should at least have a second class upper

Should not have been studying in a developed country for up to year

Are not able to pay by themselves or with the help of families or guardians the tuition fees to study in the UK



Application is done online. Click here to contact the scholarship provider for more information on how to apply


Application deadline is April 16 2015




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