Commonwealth Master’s & PhD Scholarships in South Africa,
Sri Lanka & Gibraltar [How to Apply]
Applications are now open for seven scholarships at the The
Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) member
institutions in South Africa, Sri Lanka, and Gibraltar.
These Commonwealth Scholarships give talented students –
who can be from any Commonwealth country other than the
host country – the opportunity to gain a degree while
developing new skills and experiencing life in another country.
The scholarships are fully funded, including tuition fees, a
return flight, an arrival allowance, and a living allowance.
Four fully-funded Research Master’s Scholarships are being
offered at any ACU member university in South Africa , and are
open to citizens of any Commonwealth country other than
South Africa. The scholarships are tenable in research fields
linked to: Birds as Key to Biodiversity Conservation, Climate
and Earth Systems Sciences, Food Security, Invasion Biology,
Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, Tree Health
Sri Lanka is offering two fully-funded Master’s Scholarships,
tenable either for an MBA at the University of Sri
Jayewardenepura, or an MSc Cellular and Molecular
Immunology/Molecular Life Sciences at the University of
Colombo. They are likewise open to citizens of any
Commonwealth country other than Sri Lanka.
To find out more and to apply, please visit www.acu.ac.uk/
commonwealth-scholarships . The closing date for applications
is Friday 30 June 2017 .
Applications for One PhD Scholarship at the University of
The University of Gibraltar is offering a new, fully-funded
Commonwealth PhD Scholarship, which is open to citizens of
any Commonwealth country other than the United Kingdom/
Gibraltar. The scholarship is tenable in the following research
areas: Marine Science and Climate Change, Maritime Studies,
Mediterranean Studies, Brexit and Gibraltar.
For more information and to apply, please visit the
University of Gibraltar website at www.unigib.edu.gi/apply-
gcs/ . The closing date for applications is Thursday 15 June
Applications from students and graduates of ACU member
universities are warmly encouraged.