Online applications are open for students of commonwealth countries to pursue masters degree under Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarships, interested candidates can apply Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarships 2019 through http://cscuk.dfid.gov.uk/………………
Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarships 2019 came into light to encourage the students from the least developed, low, and lower middle income commonwealth countries, the scholarships are provided by the UK Department for International Development which leads to fulfill the development needs of commonwealth countries by providing the training for the skilled and qualified professional in key development areas, the scholarship support financially to pursue the distance learning Masters degree courses that are either offered in partnership with universities in developing countries or by UK institutions,that help to gain the knowledge and the skills required for Sustainable development.
About the award
|Name of the Scholarship||Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarships|
|Number of Scholarships||limited|
|Education Qualification||bachelors degree|
|Name of Origination||UK institutions|
|Period of Award||not specified|
Through commonwealth Distance learning scholarship, the candidates can pursue the Master’s Programme where the students can gain the knowledge and skills through the distance learning
Level of study
The candidate who are resident of the commonwealth countries can pursue the course from distance at any division that are offered by the university.
Value of the Award
The commonwealth distance learning scholarship awards the £18,000 per scholarship that includes the tuition fee, study related costs, partnership development costs.
Applicants of Bangladesh, Cameroon, Ghana, Guyana, India, Kenya, Kiribati, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Nigeria, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea; Rwanda, Samoa, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, Swaziland, Tanzania, Tuvalu, Uganda, Vanuatu, Zambia are eligible to apply for commonwealth scholarships.
Eligibility Criteria for Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarships 2019
The candidates who are willing to apply the Commonwealth distance learning scholarship they have to be the resident of the eligible commonwealth country or be a British protected person, the candidate must be the holder of the First degree of at least upper second-class standard or a lower qualification and sufficient relevant experience may be considered on certain cases, the application will be considered based on the quality of course that are undertake by the candidate, learning opportunities whether the student will have the potential to gain the knowledge of the course.
Application Procedure to apply for Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarships 2019
The candidates should first apply for the Masters course at the UK university that is funding for the Distance Learning Scholarship scheme, they must check with your UK university for their specific advice, admission requirements, and rules for applying. Most universities may require you to complete their own admissions application form as well, which may have a separate closing date, and then the candidate should apply for the commonwealth distance learning scholarship using the CSC’s Electronic Application System.
The closing date to accept the application form for the commonwealth distance learning scholarship will be in the month of June for the academic year 2019, for further information please visit the official website through http://cscuk.dfid.gov.uk/……..