Commonwealth Scholarships for Masters and PhD study in the UK are offered for citizens of developing Commonwealth countries. These scholarships are funded by the UK Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO), 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.
Applicants must be a citizen of a developing Commonwealth country:
In order for Durham University to consider your application, you must ensure you complete both an academic application to the University and the online Commonwealth Scholarship application form.
Links to the relevant application forms are provided below for information.
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Submit an academic application to Durham University. Provide evidence of your Commonwealth Scholarship application to colleagues in our admission service.
Submit an online scholarship application via the following web site/s:
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If you have any questions about whether you are eligible for a scholarship or the application process, get in touch with our Scholarships and Student Funding Office:
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