Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships

Theme: International collaboration

A Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarship is a unique opportunity to study for a two-years Master’s degree in low or middle-income country of the Commonwealth.

Aimed at students who are committed to creating change in their communities, the scholarships are a life-changing opportunity to experience a new country and culture, to broaden horizons, and to build a global network that will last a lifetime.

Through cultural exchange and academic collaboration, Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholars help bring about positive change and find solutions to the shared challenges we face – both in their home countries and those that host them. As an active part of the Commonwealth network, scholars will help shape its future.

There are two application cycles to cover the academic years which start at different times across the globe, with some taking place July - October and others between January - February. 

Applications are now closed and will re-open in November 2020.

Please read the FAQ's and the application guidance for more information on the QECS.

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