The UK is one of the leading countries offering a plethora of scholarships to international applicants and student all over Africa. The scholarships below are mostly fully funded opportunities in UK universities. By fully funded, we mean that they cover tuition fees and contributions to living costs and accommodation throughout the duration of your study. Below is an inexhaustive list of them. This List will constantly be updated

University of Liverpool Postgraduate Hodgson Law Scholarship in UK 2019

The University of Liverpool in the UK is inviting applications for the Hodgson Law Scholarship for international students in the 2019/20 session. Worth of Award: All University tuition fees will be paid on the Hodgson Law Scholars’ behalf by the Hodgson Trustees. In addition, each Hodgson Law Scholar will receive a maintenance allowance of £9,140 as a contribution towards their living expenses in the United Kingdom. Deadline:  May 1, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

Shapoorji Pallonji Scholarships for International Students at SOAS London 2019

The School of Oriental African Studies (SOAS) the University of London in the UK is offering the Shapoorji Pallonji Scholarships for International Students in 2019.Deadline: Scholarship applications must be received no later than 16:00 (UK local time) on April 1, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

Commonwealth Shared Scholarships in MSc Public Health for Eye Care at LSHTM UK 2019

The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) in the UK is offering the Commonwealth Shared Scholarships for ‘MSc Public Health for Eye Care’ in 2019. Deadline: Applications close 16.00 (GMT) on March 14  2019. Click here for more details and to apply

Kamran Djam Scholarships for Masters Students at SOAS University of London 2019

The School of Oriental & African Studies(SOAS) in University of London is inviting application for its Kamran Djam Scholarships for UK/EU and Overseas fee-paying SOAS students in 2019. Deadline: Application closes April 1, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

International Master’s Fellowships for Students from Low and Middle-Income Countries, 2019

The International Master’s Fellowships 2019 opens for applications for students from Low- and Middle-Income Countries for Masters scholarship in the UK. Worth of Award: Fully funded. Deadline: April 16, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

University of Cambridge Trinity Hall Graduate Research Studentships 2019/20

Cambridge University in the UK is calling for applications for the Trinity Hall Graduate Research Studentships in the 2019/20 academic year. Worth of award: Varies. Deadline: Applications close on Thursday, 21 March 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

Developing Solutions Masters Scholarship at University of Nottingham UK 2019

The University of Nottingham in the UK invites applications for the Master’s scholarships for a global future open for international students who are a national of (or permanently domiciled in) Africa, India or one of the countries of the Commonwealth. Worth of Award: 100% tuition fee, and 50% of tuition fees * Deadline:  March 22, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

IOE-ISH International Full Master’s Centenary Scholarship in UK 2019

The University College London is inviting applications for the IOE-ISH Centenary Taught Masters Scholarships for international (non-UK and non-EU) students in the UK for the 2019/2020 academic session. Worth of Award: ISH provides accommodation for a year, while the IOE covers tuition fees. Please note that these scholarships do not cover subsistence in London, travel or any other expenses. The scholarships are tenable for one academic year, subject to satisfactory progress. Deadline:  Application closes Friday, April 5, 2019. (23:59 London time). Click here for more details and to apply

Westminster Business School Scholarship for International Students in the UK 2019

The University of Westminster in the UK invites applications from international students for the 2019 Westminster Business School scholarship. Worth of Award: Full tuition fee award, accommodation, living expenses and flights to and from London. DeadlineMay 31, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

Westminster School of Media, Arts and Design Masters Scholarship in UK 2019

The University of Westminster in the UK invites applications for the Westminster School of Media, Arts and Design Scholarship open to international students from developing countries for the 2019/20 academic session. Worth of Award: Full tuition fee award, accommodation, living expenses and flights to and from London. Deadline: May 31, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

Commonwealth Shared Scholarships for lower Income Countries in UK 2019

The UK Department for International Development (DFID) is inviting applications for the Commonwealth Shared Scholarships for candidates from least developed and lower-middle-income Commonwealth countries, for full-time Master’s study on selected courses. Worth of Award: The Commonwealth Shared Scholarship is fully-funded to eligible countries. Deadline: Application closes 16.00 (GMT) on March 14, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

Desmond Tutu/Church of Scotland Masters Scholarship for Africans at Edinburgh in UK 2019

The University of Edinburgh offers Desmond Tutu/Church of Scotland Masters Scholarship to study in the UK for African students in the 2019/2020 academic session. Worth of Award: Full overseas tuition fee, Accommodation within a Church of Scotland flat within Edinburgh, £500 per calendar month for living costs, Visa costs, One return airfare, Insurance from Church of Scotland business travel, underwritten by Aviva. The award will be tenable for one academic year. Deadline: The scholarship deadline is 23:59 BST April 2nd, 2019. All applicants will be notified of the outcome by the end of June 2019. Click here for more details and to apply. 

Julius Nyerere Masters Scholarship for Tanzanian Students in UK 2019

The University of Edinburgh is inviting applications for Julius Nyerere Masters Scholarship in any subject in the 2019/20 academic year. One scholarship is available to citizens of Tanzania who are normally resident in Tanzania for a study on a one year Masters programme offered by the University of Edinburgh. Worth of Award: The Julius Nyerere Masters Scholarships will cover tuition fees, living costs of £10,000, and a return flight from Tanzania to the UK. The scholarship is tenable for one academic year. In addition to their studies, the successful applicant will be expected to participate in Swahili language conversation tutorials. Deadline: The scholarship deadline is 23:59 BST April 2nd, 2019. All applicants will be notified of the outcome by the end of May 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarship at University of Bath in UK 2019

The University of Bath in the UK invites applications for the fully funded Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarship for the MSc in Humanitarianism, Conflict, and Development (DL) course in 2019. Worth of Award: They provide full tuition fees and all other compulsory costs of studying a UK Master’s programme by distance learning. This includes the full cost of any residential components of a course.  Deadline: You must apply to both the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission and the University before 12:00 GMT on March 22, 2019, to be eligible for the scholarship scheme. Click here for more details and to apply

Commonwealth Shared Scholarship Scheme at the University of Edinburgh in UK 2019

The University of Edinburgh is accepting applications for six Commonwealth Shared Scholarships on offer for the 2019-2020 academic year. Worth of Award: The award is financed jointly by the University of Edinburgh and DfID. The award will cover: (i) All tuition fees; (ii) Airfare to and from the United Kingdom; (iii) Expenses for accommodation and maintenance. Deadline: The closing date for scholarship applications is 16:00 on March 14th, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

The Kirby Laing International Scholarships at University of Edinburgh in UK 2019

The University of Edinburgh in the UK invites applications for the Kirby Laing International Scholarships for the 2019/20 academic year. Up to three Kirby Laing International Scholarships are available to students domiciled in the ‘Majority World’ who are accepted for postgraduate masters study in the School of Divinity for the 2019-20 academic session. Worth of Award: The scholarships will cover tuition fees and provide a maintenance allowance of £12,000. Deadline: April 2, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

Masters Scholarship in Economics for African Students at the University of Sussex in UK 2019

The Economics Department at the University of Sussex is offering a Masters Scholarships for a suitably qualified candidate from a selected African country, applying to study Development Economics MSc or Economics MSc. Worth of Award: This scholarship is awarded as a full tuition fee waiver and £10,000 maintenance.  The scholarship includes full payment of the overseas tuition fee and a maintenance grant of £10,000 but does not include travel expenses to and from the UK. Deadline: April 1, 2019 23:59 (GMT). Click here for more details and to apply

Snowdon Masters Scholarship Scheme at LSE- Beyond equality in UK 2019

The London School of Economics and Political Science in the UK invites applications for the Snowdon Scholarship Scheme at LSE- Beyond equality in 2019.Worth of Award: For entry in September 2019, the scholarship will cover tuition fees up to a value of £15,000 and provide a maintenance stipend of £15,000 to support your living costs.Deadline: The deadline for the receipt of offers is: April 26, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

Wellcome Award MSc in Health and International Development at LSE in UK 2019

The London School of Economics and Political Science is inviting applications for its Wellcome Award MSc in Health and International Development in the UK for the 2019/2020 academic session.Worth of Award: These scholarships are part of a grant secured from Wellcome to support the MSc programme. The scholarship value is a maximum of £31,088 for the 2019/20 session.Deadline: Application closes 5 pm UK time on April 26, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

Access to Education Graduate Scholarships at LSE in UK 2019

The London School of Economics and Political Science is inviting applications for its LSE Access to Education Graduate Scholarships in the UK for the 2019/2020 academic session. Worth of Award: For entry in September 2019, awards are available of up to the full value of tuition fees, plus a maintenance amount of £14,400 based on financial need. Awards are available to cover tuition fees and maintenance for offer holders meeting the below eligibility details. Deadline: Application closes by 5 pm UK time on April 26, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

UEA Booker Prize Foundation Scholarship for Postgraduate Students in UK 2019

The University of East Anglia in the UK inviting applications for the UEA Booker Prize Foundation Scholarship open to Home, EU or International Postgraduate student for the 2019/2020 academic session. Worth of Award: Total Value: Up to £25,000 to include tuition fees, a stipend, and one economy return flight fare if the recipient is traveling from overseas, Duration of award: One-year Tuition fees or maintenance. Deadline: 12 pm on May 15, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

The Miles Morland Foundation African Scholarship in MA Creative Writing at UEA UK 2019

The University of East Anglia in the UK invites applications for the Miles Morland Foundation African Scholarship open to students from any country within Africa or parents born in Africa for the 2019/2020 academic session. Worth of Award: Total Value: Up to £25,000 to cover tuition fees and a maintenance grant. Tuition fees or maintenance: Both. Deadline: May 15th, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply.

Hatfield Lioness Scholarship for Masters Female Students at the University of Durham in UK 2019

The University of Durham in the UK invites applications for the Hatfield Lioness Scholarship for female Masters students in the 2019/20 academic session. Worth of Award: Full payment of University tuition fees. The stipend for living expenses – 12 monthly payments, One return economy air ticket from the home country to the UK, and the cost of return travel between the UK airport and Durham City, Fully funded, self-catered, mixed accommodation at Hatfield College. Deadline: April 30, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply 

Goldsmiths International Response Scholarship for International Students in UK 2019

Goldsmiths, University of London offers the Goldsmiths International Response scholarship to International students to pursue Postgraduate or Undergraduate programme in 2019. Worth of Award: Accommodation fee waiver, £11,400 for each year of study, Tuition fee waiver. Deadline: May 31, 2019, at 12 Noon, GMT Click here for more details and to apply

The Open Philanthropy Project Masters Scholarships for Africans at Uni of Edinburgh UK 2019

The University of Edinburgh is inviting applications for The Open Philanthropy Project Masters Scholarships for Applied Animal Behaviour & Animal Welfare for Africans in the Uk for the 2019/2020 academic session. Worth of Award: Three scholarships will cover full international tuition fees and a stipend of £11,000. Deadline: March 29, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

Global Development Institute (GDI) Merit Awards for Masters Students in UK 2019

The University of Manchester is inviting applications for the Global Development Institute (GDI) Merit Awards for Masters Students from selected countries in Africa in the UK for the 2019/2020 academic session. Worth of Award: Tuition fees, Living expenses, Flights to the UK, and visas. Deadline: March 31, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

Forward Bound Scholarships for MSc Students at University of Brighton in UK 2019

The University of Brighton in the UK invites applications for the Forward Bound scholarships for the 2019/2020 academic session. Worth of Award: Up to £25,000 is available each year to allocate to successful candidates – either as full or partial scholarship awards. A full scholarship will fund your course fees, travel costs, accommodation, visa, subsistence and health insurance for 12 months – equivalent to a cost of £25,000. Partial awards will be determined on a case by case basis. Deadline: Friday, June 14, 2019, at 5 pm. Click here for more details and to apply

Oxford–Adara Foundation MBA Scholarships for African Women in UK 2019

The University of Oxford, Said Business School is inviting applications for its Oxford – Adara Foundation MBA Scholarships for African Women in the UK for the 2019/2020 academic session. Worth of Award: The full MBA programme fee, Provides living expenses, A stipend of at least £14,777. Deadline: April 5, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

School of Archaeological and Forensic Sciences Endowed Scholarship in UK 2019

The School of Archaeological and Forensic Sciences at the University of Bradford in the UK is offering Scholarships to prospective Postgraduate taught students in 2019. Worth of Award: The studentship, valued at £8,933*, will cover the course fee and provide a maintenance award. Deadline: May 20, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

Sanctuary Scholarships for Asylum Seekers at University of Bradford in UK 2019

The University of Bradford in the UK is offering the Sanctuary Scholarships to prospective Postgraduate and Undergraduate students in 2019. Worth of Award: Tuition Fee Grant: Successful students will be offered a tuition fee-remitted (i.e. no fees) place at university until such time as they are awarded status that entitles them to access student finance (if at all), A Travel and Course Costs Grant: Successful students will be offered a £500 a year (per year if applicable) grant to help with travel and course costs. Deadline: June 30, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

Full Postgraduate Scholarships for Africans at Leicester Castle Business School in UK 2019

Leicester Castle Business School at De Montfort University invites applications for full-fee postgraduate scholarship offering for those international fee-paying students wishing to study in September 2019. Worth of Award: Scholarships will cover the total value of the course fee. The Scholarship also includes an additional stipend of £5,000 which can be used towards assistance with accommodation and living costs.  Monies are normally paid in installments. Deadline: July 31, 2019, Click here for more details and to apply

Fully Funded Article 26 Sanctuary Scholarships for African Students at Keele Uni in UK 2019

Keele University in the UK offers the Article 26 Sanctuary Scholarships for asylum seekers and forced migrants in the 2019/20 session. Worth of Award: Full tuition fee costs for up to a maximum of four years, A further cash award of £1200 towards living costs and £250 towards course costs loaded onto the students Keele Card in each year of study, funded by the Felix Andrew Opportunity Fund. Deadline: Sunday, June 2, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

Global LGBTQ+Allies Scholarship for Postgraduates at De Montfort University in UK 2019

De Montfort University in the UK invites applications for two new Global LGBTQ+Allies Scholarship offering for September 2019 study. Worth of Award: It will cover the total value of the course fee; The scholarships also include an additional £1015 (excluding any taxes) per month for the duration of the course, to assist with accommodation and living costs. Deadline: July, 26th 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

Postgraduate Scholarship Scheme at St George’s University in UK 2019

St. Georges University in the UK invites applications for the Postgraduate Scholarship Scheme for September 2019 entry. Worth of Award: Apply to study a taught postgraduate course, full time or part time, for a maximum of four years, Not already qualified at Master’s level, Must be self-funding. Courses fully funded by the NHS or students receiving employer or sponsor funding are not eligible for consideration. This does not apply to applicants who are using the Postgraduate Loans scheme or Career Development Loans. Deadline: March 31, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

Surgery Online Global Scholarships at University of Edinburgh in UK 2019

The University of Edinburgh in the UK offers the Edinburgh Surgery Online Global Scholarships for the online learning Masters programmes for the academic year 2019-2020. Worth of Award: Each scholarship will cover full tuition fees with consideration being given to a contribution towards the cost of internet access. If your application for the scholarship is successful and an IELTS exam is required to complete your EUCLID application, the cost will be met by the University of Edinburgh. Deadline: June 1,  2019. Click here for more details and to apply

Florence Congleton Scholarship Award at University of Birmingham in UK 2019

The University of Birmingham in the UK invites applications for the Florence Congleton Scholarship Award for Masters in Education in 2019. Worth of Award: The scholarship pays fees for one year of full-time study, which would lead to MA/MEd. A contribution towards accommodation is also included. Any student wishing to continue to the PhD programme would have to find the remaining fees and costs themselves. Deadline: May 31, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

African Graduate Scholarship in UCL Institute for Global Health UK 2019

UCL Institute for Global Health calls for applications for African graduate scholarship available for selected students who intend to pursue an MSc in Global Health and Development in the UK 2019. Worth of Award: The scheme offers a substantial scholarship towards UCL tuition fees, accommodation, and some living costs. The candidate must also be able to provide evidence that he/she has secured other sources of funding for traveling to and from the UK. The amount awarded will be dependent on the individual candidate. Deadline: April 29, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

DARA Big Data Fully Funded MSc Advanced Training Bursary Programme in UK 2019

Development in Africa with Radio Astronomy(DARA) Big Data project funded by the UK’s Newton Fund is inviting applications for the fully Funded MSc Advanced Training Bursary Programme in the UK 2019. Worth of Award: These places are fully funded such that the Newton Fund will cover all tuition fees, Bench fees, Maintenance allowance at the UKRI recommended a level of ~£14,990 per year. Also, costs for an Inbound/Outgoing flight to and from the UK and initial visa and health surcharge costs will be covered by the Newton Fund. Deadline: April 12, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

Postgraduate Scholarships for International Students at Liverpool John Moores Uni UK 2019

Liverpool John Moores University in the UK is inviting applications for a postgraduate scholarship in the 2019/2020 academic session. Worth of Award: Award is given in the form of tuition fee reductions and working alongside other external funding councils to produce many options for their students. Deadline: May 31st, 2019. Click here for more details and to apply

 

 

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