Asia is a place students look for academic opportunities. This year, many of the scholarships are open to Africans with programmes which cover tuition fees and living expenses. You must submit your application by the relevant deadline to be considered for the top fully-funded undergraduate scholarships for international students in Asia. Note that this list is subject to updates because it is inexhaustible. 

1. Chinese Government Scholarship-Silk Road Programme at Tianjin University 2021

Tianjin University offers the Chinese Government Scholarship-Silk Road Programme open to outstanding young students from “Belt and Road” countries to pursue degrees in China for the 2021/2022 academic year. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: March 30, 2021. Click here for more details and to apply

2. Public Service Commission Scholarship in Foreign Service for Singaporean Residents 2020

The Public Service Commission (PSC) Scholarship (Foreign Service) is awarded to outstanding young men and women who have a clear interest in a career in the Foreign Service. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: March 15, 2021. Click here for more details and to apply

3. NTHU International Student Scholarship for Foreign Students in Taiwan 2021

National Tsing Hua University (NTHU) in Taiwan invites applications for the International Student Scholarship in the 2021/22 academic session awarded to degree-seeking international students and currently enrolled international students with outstanding academic and research performance. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: Undergraduate Admission: November 15, 2020 – February 15, 2021, 15:00 pm (Taiwan Time). Click here for more details and to apply

4. GIC International Undergraduate Scholarship Programmes in Singapore 2021

GIC Private Limited Company in Singapore is inviting applications for the GIC International Undergraduate Scholarship Programmes for the 2021/2022 academic session. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: March 12, 2021. Click here for more details and to apply

5. Federal Government Bilateral Education Agreement Scholarship Awards for Nigerians 2021

The Honourable Minister of Education (HME), Mallam Adamu Adamu is inviting applications for the Federal Government BEA Scholarship for Nigerians in 2021. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: Application is ongoing, apply immediately. Click here for more details and to apply

6. Dato’ Kho Hui Meng Scholarship at Singapore Management Uni in Singapore 2021

Singapore Management University invites applications for the Dato’ Kho Hui Meng Scholarship for undergraduates in 2021. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: March 19, 2021, 11.59 pm, Singapore Standard Time. Click here for more details and to apply

7. Lee Kong Chian Scholars Programme for Undergraduates in Singapore 2021

Singapore Management University is inviting applications for the Lee Kong Chian Scholars Programme for Undergraduates in 2021. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: March 19, 2021. Click here for more details and to apply

8. Ashinaga Africa Initiative Scholarship for Undergraduate Students 2021

The Ashinaga Africa Initiative invites applications from Africa who are orphans, having lost one or both parents for a scholarship to study abroad in the 2021/2022 academic year. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: The deadline for Anglophone and Francophone countries is February 19, 2021. Click here for more details and to apply

9. Global Korea Scholarships for Undergraduate International Students in Korea 2021

The Korean Government is offering Global Korea Scholarships to international Undergraduate students at higher educational institutions in the 2021/22 session. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: The calls for 2021 GKS U application starts in early September and lasts till mid-October. Each Korean embassy and university decides its own deadline within that period. Most deadlines fall in October. Click here for more details and to apply.

10. Study-at-Nankai Scholarship in Nankai University in China 2021

Nankai University is inviting applications for its Study-at-Nankai Scholarship for Bachelor’s degree applicants in China for the 2021/22 academic session. This is one of the top fully-funded undergraduate scholarships for international students in Asia. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: May 10th of each year. Click here for more details and to apply.

Don’t let this rare opportunity pass you by. Take advantage of the top fully-funded undergraduate scholarships for international students in Asia today. 

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