The University of Edinburgh will offer Masters scholarships for distance learning Masters programmes offered by the University.
Each scholarship will cover full tuition fees and will be tenable for three years. One scholarship funded by the Sanctuary Walk and Humanitarian Assistance Fund will be awarded to an applicant from the Syrian Arab Republic.
Scholarships will be available for students commencing in session 2018-2019 any distance learning Masters programme offered by the University .
Applicants must be nationals of the following countries:
- Burkina Faso
- Central African Republic
- Congo, Dem Rep
- Equatorial Guinea
- Gambia, The
- Korea, Dem Rep
- Lao PDR
- São Tomé and Principe
- Sierra Leone
- Solomon Islands
- South Sudan
- Syrian Arab Republic
- Yemen, Rep
Applicants should already have been offered a place at the University of Edinburgh and should have firmly accepted that offer or be intending to do so.
The scholarship will be awarded broadly on the basis of academic merit. Candidates must have, or expect to obtain, a UK first class or 2:1 Honours degree at undergraduate level or the international equivalent.
Information on how to apply will follow shortly – the closing date will be 1 June 2018.
All applicants will be notified of the outcome in August 2018.
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