University of Cape Town, South Africa, offers a limited number of scholarships to refugee graduate students who are not South African citizens. These are awarded on a competitive basis and preference is given to senior candidates.
Worth of award
• All UCT International and Refugee Students’ Scholarships are supplementary. Students who apply must have the means to fund their studies.
• The scholarships are renewable for the duration of the course of study, if satisfactory progress is maintained, for one year at honours level, two at master’s level and three at doctoral level.
• Funding is available for refugees in South Africa.
• The country of origin is irrelevant, but proof of Refugee status is required.
• Funding is available for postgraduate studies only.
• The bursaries are awarded on a yearly basis.
• The country of origin is irrelevant.
How to apply
• Applicants must apply for full-time admission through the UCT Admissions Office or the Faculty Office. Late applications are not accepted.
• Applicants can download the International Students Scholarship application form see link below.
Deadline: The closing date is July 31 (preceding the year of study).
Click here to download application form