Course: Any 1 year Masters programme.
Country: Antigua and Barbuda, Bangladesh, Belize, Botswana, Cameroon, Dominica, Eswatini, Fiji, Gambia, Ghana, Grenada, Guyana, India, Jamaica, Kenya, Kiribati, Lesotho, Maldives, Mauritius, Montserrat, Mozambique, Namibia, Nauru, Nigeria, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Rwanda, Samoa, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Sri Lanka, St Helena, St Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Tanzania, Tonga, Tuvalu, Uganda, Vanuatu, Zambia
Value: Full tuition fee, flights and living stipend.
No. of awards: Variable
Deadline: Applications must be submitted to CSC by 16:00 (GMT) on 1 November 2021.
Queen Mary is proud to have hosted Commonwealth scholars for many years. Commonwealth Master's Scholarships are for candidates from low and middle income Commonwealth countries, for full-time study at a UK university.
Co-funded by Queen Mary and UK Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO), Commonwealth Master's 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. These scholarships are offered under six themes:
To apply for these scholarships, you must:
Please follow the guidance issued at https://cscuk.fcdo.gov.uk/scholarships/commonwealth-masters-scholarships/ Queen Mary has no influence over their selection procedure and timelines. Those who have admission to Queen Mary and a Commonwealth Scholarship will be confirmed as Commonwealth Scholars for September 2022 entry.
You must also apply to QMUL for admission to the Master's programme as well as making an application for the scholarship. It is our understanding that you do not require an offer letter at the point of application to CSC. However, it is the students' responsibility to fully read and understand the terms and conditions as set out by the CSC.
Saher Sajid, Pakistan
Saher is studying for a Masters in Artificial Intelligence in our School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science. At QMUL Saher enjoys the heart-warming experience of being surrounded by people from many different backgrounds. She has noted the wide range of courses available at QMUL and suggests to future applicants that you give a lot of thought to what you want to study, thereby allowing staff to offer support and help organise your programme and place you on your desired track.
Saher particularly enjoys the study enviornment at QMUL, highlighting "the opportunity of being surrounded by so many passionate people, doing amazing work in a field that I am passionate aboutl."