University Of Oxford 2019 Commonwealth Shared Scholarships in UK | Apply Now

University Of Oxford 2019 Commonwealth Shared Scholarships in UK | Apply Now

Applications are hereby invited from interested persons for the Commonwealth shared sponsorship scheme. The scholarships are targeted at candidates from Developing nations who wish to pursue their masters research program at the University of Oxford. Interested persons should see details and apply to scholarships.

Award Sponsor(s): UK Department for International Development (DFID) and the University of Oxford

Award Type: Fully funded Scholarships

Award level: Scholarships are accessible for Masters

Spaces: Not Stated.

Award Worth: scholarship is worth up to £12,780.

Subject Eligibility: See scholarship site  for more details

Nation/Candidate Eligibility: Applicants should be from Developing Nations

English Language Requirement: Applicants from Non-English speaking nations might be required to show proof of  English Language Proficiency.

Eligibility Countries/Nations: SStudentscholarships are targeted at students from Developing countries to include:


Antigua and Barbuda, Anguilla, Barbados, Bangladesh, Belize, Barbado, Bermuda, Beliz, Botswana, Bermud, British Virgin Islands, Dominic, Cameroon, Falkland Islands, Fiji, Gambi, Gambia, Ghana, Guyana, Grenada, India, Kenya, Jamaica, Kiribati, Lesotho, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritius, Mozambique Montserrat, Namibia, Nauru, Nigeria, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Turks and Caicos, Tuvalu, Swaziland, Tanzania, Tonga, Pitcairn, Rwanda, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Sri-Lanka, St Helena, St Kitts and Nevis, St Lucia, St Vincent, Trinidad and Tobago, Tristan da Cunha, Uganda,  Zambia, Vanuatu, Western Samoa and Zimbabwe.

Award Eligibility and Criteria for Selection: To be eligible for the Commonwealth shared scholarships, applicants must:

  • Be nationals of a Commonwealth developing country, and not at present living or studying in a developed country;
  • Hold a first degree at either first class or upper second class level
  • have good academic records

Application Procedure for the Commonwealth Shared Scholarships: 

Step-by-Step Instructions to Apply

All applications for the Commonwealth shared scholarships are done online. Interested persons should kindly follow the steps as outlined below;

  • STEP 1: Apply for the scholarship by 16:00 on Thursday, 14 March 2019.
    The scholarship application system is now open – please go HERE
  • STEP 2: In addition to the EAS application form, applicants must ALSO submit a COMPLETE on-line application for admission to study one of the eligible programmes at SOAS by Wednesday, 6 February 2019

Application Deadline:

  • Application for Commonwealth Shared Scholarship: 14th March 2019 by 16:00
  • Application for Admission must be however submitted by Wednesday, 16 February 2019

Scholarship Link

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  1. I’m very grateful for this wonderful platform given to students via scholarship to pursue their dreams, it has always been my motivation to aim high and get the neccessary skills that will enable contribute to the development of my home community especially dealing with health issues in Africa.
    I want to be an Ambassador of Community development and health.

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