Commonwealth Master's Scholarships in Uganda

Universities

Scholarships are tenable at:

Subject(s)

Education or Public Administration at: Islamic University in Uganda 

Agriculture or Health-related subjects at: Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Uganda Christian University, and Uganda Martyrs University

The scholarships

  • Two scholarships are available, starting in August 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 Uganda.
  • 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 info@hesfb.go.ug.

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 info@hesfb.go.ug.