Commonwealth Shared Scholarship

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Commonwealth Shared Scholarship

The Commonwealth Commission in the UK offers scholarship for MSc candidates from low and middle income Commonwealth countries to spend 12 months at a UK university as part of their doctoral studies in their home country. Scholarships are co-funded by the Commonwealth Commission and UCLan.

Apply now for Commonwealth Split-site Scholarships

Applications are open for Commonwealth Split-site Scholarships for PhD candidates from low and middle income Commonwealth countries to spend 12 months at a UK university as part of their doctoral studies in their home country.

The scholarships are for study starting in October 2020 and are aimed at high-quality graduates whose proposed research has a developmental focus and who have the potential to become influential teachers or researchers in their home countries. 

Split-site Scholarships are delivered through an existing institutional or departmental link between the candidate’s home university and proposed UK university.

The closing date for applications is 6 November 2019. For full details, including eligibility criteria and how to apply, visit the Commonwealth Scholarships website.