Commonwealth Master's Scholarships in Kenya

Universities

Scholarships are tenable at:

  • Kenyatta University
  • Maseno University
  • Moi University
  • The Technical University of Kenya
  • University of Nairobi

Subject(s)

All Master's courses offered by these five universities. For more course information, see the universities’ websites:

Isaiah Debrah doing fieldwork, Kenya

The scholarships

  • Three scholarships are available, starting in September 2017.
  • The scholarships provide full tuition fees, a return economy flight, an arrival allowance and a regular stipend (living allowance).
  • The scholarships are for Master's study only and are not applicable to distance learning courses.
  • The scholarships are for new students only and cannot be used to fund a course you have already started.
  • No additional funding will be provided for applicants with families.
  • The scholarships are for a maximum of two years or the length of the course, whichever is shorter.

Eligibility

  • Applicants must be a citizen of a Commonwealth country other than Kenya.
  • Applicants must hold a Bachelors degree of at least upper second level.

How to apply

Complete the application form below in as much detail as possible and submit it by email to archerarina@yahoo.com.

As well as the application form, applicants must submit the following:

  • High school certificates
  • Undergraduate transcripts and graduation certificate
  • At least one academic reference
  • Scan of passport or national ID card
  • Proof of English language ability if English is not your first language
  • University offer letter for the course you have applied for if you already have one

Application form

Download the application form here.

Closing date

Applications close on 10 March 2017 at midnight GMT.

Further information

For any enquiries, please contact archerarina@yahoo.com.