Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships for Students in Commonwealth Countries – 2023
The Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships (QECS) is a unique opportunity for students from Commonwealth countries to pursue a fully-funded Master’s degree in a variety of fields and at prestigious universities across the Commonwealth. The scholarship is funded by the UK government and is aimed at students who can make a positive impact in their communities and contribute to the development of their home countries.
Eligible Countries: Commonwealth countries
Duration of Program: 2 years
Details of Awards: The QECS covers tuition fees, a living allowance, and return airfare to and from the UK. Scholars also receive support and guidance throughout their studies and have the opportunity to participate in a professional development program.
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Eligibility Criteria for the Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships
To be eligible for this Scholarship, Applicants
- must be a citizen of (or hold refugee status in) a Commonwealth country other than the country hosting the award.
- must have completed an undergraduate degree at a 2:1 equivalent level.
- need to provide proof of English language ability if English is not your first language.
Application Deadline: 24th May 2023
Steps to Apply
Before applying, please review the available courses and entry requirements above – in addition to the application guidance. For more information, please read the FAQs.
If you already have a MyACU account, you can access the grant application form here.
If you do not already have a MyACU account, please ensure that you first register for an account here and then follow the instructions in the registration email to log in to the system before accessing the application form.