Commonwealth distance learning Scholarships offer Fully Funded Scholarships to Lower and Middle-Class Students belonging to Commonwealth countries. However, Lower Class Students are preferred more.
These Scholarships are Funded by UK Department for International Development for selected courses in UK Universities for Part-Time Masters program by Distance Learning. This Means, You can study these courses for Free while staying in your country.
What’s the Purpose of this Scholarship?
To Boost the Development of Commonwealth countries by providing training for skilled and professional students who have some experience in their domains.
Who will be Benefitted by this Scholarship?
Post Graduate students who wish to upgrade their skills using needed training in their fields and wants to stay in their country as well. This is for those students who wish to acquire Knowledge and Leadership skills in their fields and boost the Development of their Home Countries.
Courses and Applications
UK Universities are offering around 15 Commonwealth distance learning programs to the students in the Academic Year 2020. You Must Submit your Application as earlier as possible.
These Scholarships promote distance learning and allow postgraduate students to complete their Master’s Degree in Universities of the United Kingdom.
Themes of Development
Commonwealth distance learning scholarships enable Skilled and Motivated Students to acquire much needed industrial skills and knowledge for sustainable development.
This scholarship is aimed at students who are unable to study due to Financial Reasons. These Scholarships are Offered under 6 Themes:
- Science and Technology for Development.
- Strengthening Health Systems and Capacity.
- Promoting Global Prosperity.
- Strengthening Global Peace, Security and Governance.
- Strengthening resilience and response to crises.
- Access, inclusion and opportunity.
Eligible Commonwealth Countries are:
Papua New Guinea
Read about Eligibility Criteria and Apply to the Scholarship on This Link