UK is a top place for International Students looking for Fully funded academic opportunities. This year, many of the scholarships open to Africans are fully-funded, covering tuition fees, and living expenses. You must submit your application by the relevant deadline to be considered for the scholarships. Check out the top scholarships for Africans to study in the UK and add a link in the comment section to any you think we left out.

1. Presidents PhD Scholarships at Imperial College London 2020 (All Expenses + Stipends)

The Imperial College London is inviting applications for its Presidents PhD Scholarships to outstanding and potential PhD students in the UK for the 2020/2021 academic session. Worth of Award: Full funding for tuition fees, A stipend of £21,200 per annum to assist with living costs, A consumables fund of £2,000 per annum for the first 3 years of study, A Programme of bespoke opportunities and events delivered by the Graduate School. Deadline: 29 May 2020. Click here for more details and to apply

2. Wellcome Sanger Institute PhD Studentships at University of Cambridge in UK 2020

The University of Cambridge in the UK invites applications for the Wellcome Sanger Institute 4-year PhD Studentships in the 2020/21 academic year. Worth of Award: Students offered one of our 4-year PhD programme funded studentships will obtain full financial support, including University tuition fees, regardless of nationality. Click here for more details and to apply

3. Wolfson Postgraduate Scholarships at University of Birmingham in UK 2020

The University of Birmingham in the UK invites applications for Wolfson Postgraduate Scholarships in the Humanities in the 2020/21 academic year. Worth of Award: The scholarships are worth £28,750 each year (over three years), and cover fees, provide a maintenance stipend, and provide some research and training costs. Fees for 2020-21 are Home/EU: £4,380* full-time or £17,880 full-time for international students. Deadline: Monday, March 2, 2020, at 4 pm. Click here for more details and to apply

4. Postdoc Fellow in High-throughput Imaging at Wellcome Sanger Institute in UK 2020

Wellcome Sanger Institute in the UK invites applications for a postdoctoral fellow in high-throughput imaging and image data analysis to join Omer Bayraktar’s group at the Wellcome Sanger Institute in 2020. Worth of Award: 25 days annual leave (extra 1 day to a maximum of 30 days for every year you work), Auto-enrolment into a generous Group Defined Contribution Pension Scheme, with enhanced company contribution, Up to 2 days annual paid volunteering to leave, Up to 10 days paid Emergency Carers Leave per year. Click here for more details and to apply

5. Music Doctoral Scholarships for African Students at University of Birmingham in UK 2020

The College of Arts and Law at the University of Birmingham in the UK is offering a number of Music scholarships for entry in September 2020. Worth of Award: Varying awards, including fees only scholarships. DeadlineMonday, March 2, 2020, at 4 pmClick here for more details and to apply

6. 100 Fully Funded LSE PhD Scholarships in the UK 2020-2021

The London School of Economics invites applications for 100 major studentships for new PhD students in 2020. Worth of Award: LSE PhD Studentships cover full fees and an annual stipend of £18,000 and are tenable for four years and Studentships are available for pursuing research programme to undertake research in any LSE discipline, with annual renewal subject to satisfactory academic performance. Deadline: April 27, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply

7. PhD Scholarships in Business Informatics, Systems and Accounting in UK 2020

Henley Business School at the University of Reading invites applications for the Business Informatics, Systems and Accounting PhD Opportunities scholarships in 2020. Worth of Award: They offer PhD scholarships covering fees and a stipend for 3 years, which are awarded on the basis of outstanding academic merit. Deadline: February 28, 2020,30 April 2020 and 26 June 2020. Click here for more details and to apply

8. Fully Funded Scholarships at UCL School of Management in UK 2020

The UCL School of Management invites applications fully-funded Scholarships for September 2020 intake, for four/five year MRes/PhD scholarship to all admitted students. The UCL School of Management is the business school of University College London and is located in Canary Wharf and Bloomsbury, London. Worth of Award: They offer fully-funded four/five year MRes/PhD scholarships in the UCL School of Management to all admitted students. The scholarship is open to all nationalities. It covers all tuition fees and includes an annual stipend of £21,700 which is tax-free. Deadline: Students’ are encouraged to apply by February 2020, though applications may continue to be accepted after this date. Click here for more details and to apply

9.Fully-Funded Oppenheimer Scholarships at University of Oxford 2020 (All Expenses Paid)

The University of Oxford invites applications for the 2020 Oppenheimer Fund Scholarships from students who have previously studied at a South African university. Worth of Award: Tuition fees and a grant for living costs at the University of Oxford, UK. Deadline: There is no separate application process for this scholarship: to be considered, submit your application for graduate study by the relevant January deadline for your course. Selection is expected to take place in July 2020. Click here for more details and to apply 

10. Fully Funded AHC Doctoral Scholarships for Africans at University of Leeds in UK 2020

The University of Leeds in the UK is offering two AHC Doctoral Scholarships available for UK/EU/International students for doctoral study starting October 2020. Worth of Award: The award includes full fees and a maintenance grant (£15,009 in Session 2019/20). Deadline: Wednesday, April 1, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply 

11. Marketing PhD Scholarships at Leeds University Business School in UK 2020

Leeds University Business School in the UK is offering Marketing PhD Scholarships for International Students in the 2020/21 session. Worth of Award: Maintenance stipends are paid at the UK Research Council rate (£15,009 in 2019/20, the rate is reviewed annually). Deadline: Wednesday, April 1, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply 

12. Doctoral Scholarships for International Students at University of Leeds in UK 2020

The University of Leeds in the UK is inviting applications for doctoral scholarships for UK/EU or international applicants for the 2020/21 academic session. Worth of Award: Successful applicants will receive payment to cover their University tuition fees up to three years, along with a maintenance grant matching the standard UKRI rate (£15,009 for 2020/21). Deadline: Wednesday, April 1, 2020. Click here for more details and to apply 

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