Commonwealth Scholarship 2021 in UK | Fully Funded

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The Commonwealth Scholarship Commission is Funded by the Government of UK and UK Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO). To pursue a Masters’s or PhD. From the UK in Every Field. All Fields are available under Commonwealth Scholarship. Now 27,800 people have taken up Commonwealth Scholarships.

The very prestigious and famous Commonwealth Scholarship 2021 in the UK is now open. The Commonwealth Scholarship is a Fully Funded Scholarships to Study in the UK. You are eligible to apply for a Full-time Master Degree or a PhD Degree Program. Each Year they Select more than 200 Participants from different countries to study in the UK. You can apply For Free as they don’t charge any Application Fee.

The Duration of the Commonwealth Master Scholarship is 1 Year and for Commonwealth PhD Scholarship is for 3 Years. The Commonwealth Scholarship is available to Low and Middle-income Countries. There are 54 commonwealth countries.

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Details About Commonwealth Scholarship 2021

  • Country: UK
  • Eligible Countries: Commonwealth Countries
  • Cost: Fully Funded
  • Course Level: Masters, PhD
  • Deadline1st February 2021

Available Fields of Study

Commonwealth Scholarship is For full-time Masters and PhD at a UK University in these Majors. You can apply to any of the UK University where you find suitable.

Arts, Social, Natural Sciences, Clinical, Medical, Engineering and Sciences, Education, etc. These scholarships are offered under the following six themes:

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  • Science and technology for development
  • Strengthening health systems and capacity
  • Promoting global prosperity
  • Strengthening global peace, security, and governance
  • Strengthening resilience and response to crises
  • Access, inclusion, and opportunity

Commonwealth Scholarship Financial Coverage

  • Approved Round Airfare Tickets from your home country to the UK and return at the end of your award.
  • Approved Full tuition fees.
  • Stipend (living allowance) at the rate of £1,084 per month, or £1,330 per month for those at universities in the London metropolitan area.
  • Warm clothing allowance, where applicable
  • Thesis grant towards the cost of preparing a thesis or dissertation, where applicable
  • Study travel grant towards the cost of study-related travel within the UK or overseas.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Be a citizen of or have been granted refugee status by an eligible Commonwealth country, or be a British Protected Person.
  • Be permanently resident in an eligible Commonwealth country.
  • Those who have completed their 4 Year Bachelor Degree or those who have completed 2 Year Bachelors and 2 Year Masters are eligible to apply for the Commonwealth UK Scholarship.
  • NOT be registered for a PhD, or an MPhil leading to a PhD, at a UK university before September/October 2021
  • By October 2021, hold a first degree of at least upper second class (2:1) honours standard, or a second class degree and relevant postgraduate qualification (usually a Master’s degree).

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Eligible Countries for Commonwealth Scholarships

There are 54 countries in the Commonwealth, in Africa, Asia, the Americas, Europe and the Pacific. Commonwealth countries are diverse – they are amongst the world’s biggest, smallest, richest and poorest countries.



Caribbean and Americas




The last date to apply for the Commonwealth Scholarship 2021 in the UK is 18th January 2021

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How to Apply

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The Application Process is totally Online. There are different procedures for each country. To, Apply, Please Visit the Official website of the Commonwealth. For Masters (Visit Here)For PhD (Visit Here)

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