Coming this far in your academic pursuit is no mean feat; in fact, it is worth commending. Because you’ve defied the odds to succeed, you have the opportunity to succeed once again because many institutions worldwide are providing top PhD global opportunities for international students.
As always, we’d like to inform you that this list is inexhaustible thus, it is subject to updates.
The Organization for Women in Science for the Developing World (OWSD) invites applications for PhD Fellowships in the 2021/22 academic session. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: Applications close April 15, 2021.
The University of Basel invites applications from motivated young scientists for its Biozentrum PhD Fellowships Programme in Switzerland for the 2021/2022 academic year. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: Applications close June 15, 2021.
TWAS and the S.N. Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences, Kolkata, India offers five fellowships in 2021 to young foreign scientists from developing countries who wish to pursue research leading towards a PhD in physical sciences. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: Applications close May 31, 2021.
The fellowship programme is for female students from Sub-Saharan Africa or Least Developed Countries (LDCs) who wish to pursue postgraduate training leading to a doctorate degree at a centre of excellence in the South outside their own country. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: The application closes on April 15, 2021.
The London School of Economics invites applications for 100 major studentships for new PhD students in 2020. Studentships are awarded to undertake research in any LSE discipline, with annual renewal subject to satisfactory academic performance. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: Deadline for MRes/PhD Economics for 2021 entry (including PhD Studentships and ESRC funding): December 17, 2020. Funding deadline for the first round of PhD Studentships and for ESRC funding for 2021 entry: January 14, 2021. Funding deadline for the second round of PhD Studentships deadline for 2021 entry (some departments only): April 29, 2021. Click here for more details and to apply.
Oxford University is inviting prospective graduate students to apply for 2021 fully-funded Oxford University Wolfson Postgraduate Scholarships in the Humanities for full and part-time DPhil courses. This is one of the top PhD global opportunities for international students. Worth of Award: Submit your application for graduate study by the relevant January deadline for your course. Selection is expected to take place by the end of April 2021. Deadline: Application is ongoing. Click here for more details and to apply.
Agricultural Transformation Initiative(ATI) in the USA is inviting applications for the ATI Fellowship and Scholarship Fund for Malawians in 2021. Worth of Award: Full funding. Deadline: The ATI FSF is not accepting applications for Masters-level study. We are currently accepting applications for postdoctoral research only. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Click here for more details and to apply.