Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarships: The University of Edinburgh, with the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission, is delighted to present 15 Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarships 2022 to International students for the 2022-2023 educational session.
International students from eligible countries seeking to undertake an online master’s study in MSc International Development from the University of Edinburgh are eligible candidates for this scholarship. This scholarship award will cover the tuition fee and will be awarded on the basis of the academic merit of the candidate and the potential impact of the work on the development of the candidate’s home country.
The University of Edinburgh is not only the sixth oldest university in Scotland but is also one of the world’s top universities with five beautiful with an empowering mission to create, disseminate and curate knowledge. It ranks 4th in the UK and 22nd in the world in the 2021 QS World University Ranking.
The University of Edinburgh ensures that its students get great opportunities to work with professionals and gain practical knowledge about the field along with industrial visits with faculty members. Students at the University of Edinburgh learn via a mixture of independent study, lectures, tutorials, and various other measures that are delivered by the institution’s expert faculty.
Deadline: Applications will close on 17:00 GMT, Tuesday, 15th March 2022.
University or Organization: University of Edinburgh
Countries: International students from Bangladesh, Belize, Cameroon, Eswatini, Ghana, India, Kenya, Kiribati, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Nigeria, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Rwanda, Samoa, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, The Gambia, Tuvalu, Uganda, Vanuatu, and Zambia are eligible to apply.
Courses: MSc International Development (Online) program offered at Edinburgh can be applied for.
Criteria: To be eligible, the applicants must meet all the following/given criteria:
The applicants must be a citizen of or be granted refugee status from an eligible Commonwealth country, or be a British Protected Person.
Required Documents: The students are required to present the following documents to the university:
At least one reference
An offer letter
Full transcripts detailing all your higher education qualifications
Admission Requirements: The applicants must normally hold a degree in an appropriate subject, with an excellent or very good classification (equivalent to first or upper second class honors in the UK).
Language Required: The students must demonstrate a level of English language competency that will enable them to succeed in their studies, regardless of their nationality or country of residence.
What to Benefits
The University of Edinburgh will provide the successfully selected candidates a tuition fee scholarship for up to 3 years of MSc study.