Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarships are offered to citizens from low middle-income Commonwealth countries.
The University of Bath in the UK invites applications for the fully funded Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarship for the MSc in Humanitarianism, Conflict and Development (DL) course in 2019
These scholarships are funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID), with the aim of contributing to the UK’s international development aims and wider overseas interests, supporting excellence in UK higher education, and sustaining the principles of the Commonwealth.
They provide full tuition fees and all other compulsory costs of studying a UK Master’s programme by distance learning. This includes the full cost of any residential components of a course.
- A full list of eligibility criteria can be found on the Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarships website.
- To apply for this scholarship scheme, you must come from one of the following eligible Commonwealth countries:
- Bangladesh, Cameroon, Eswatini, The Gambia, Ghana, Guyana, India, Kenya, Kiribati, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Nigeria, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Rwanda, Samoa, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Tuvalu, Uganda, Vanuatu and Zambia
- If selected for a scholarship, candidates must be resident and remain in an eligible developing Commonwealth country and must not undertake study towards any other qualification for the duration of their award.
To be considered for the Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarships, you must apply for both:
- the scholarship scheme through the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission
- the MSc in Humanitarianism, Conflict and Development (DL) course
- When you’re completing the University’s application form, make sure you use the ‘Finance’ section to say that you want to be considered for the Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarship Scheme.
Applications Deadline: March 22, 2019.