Commonwealth Scholarships for Master’s and PhD study in the UK are offered for citizens of developing Commonwealth countries. 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. For information on other scholarships offered by the CSC, visit our Apply page.
Applications for 2017 Commonwealth Scholarships for Master’s and PhD study are closed. Results will be sent to nominating universities in April 2017.
Information on 2018 Commonwealth Scholarships for Master’s and PhD study will be available on this page in August 2017.
- Commonwealth Scholarships 2017 terms and conditions – this is provided for information purposes only; details are subject to change for 2018
- EAS FAQs – applicants with questions about reference submission should see the FAQ
- EAS application portal – access for candidates that have applied for the latest round