University of Glasgow African Excellence Fee Waiver

Description

For September 2021 entry we are offering 10 scholarships worth the full tuition fee of a one-year Masters programme to academically excellent students from Africa. 

This scholarship is open to applicants from Africa applying to all on-campus Masters programmes. Applicants must:

  • be resident in Africa at time of applying
  • have completed a first degree in Africa
  • hold a conditional or unconditional offer of a place for a full-time postgraduate taught programme for September 2021 entry
  • demonstrate academic excellence and achieve grades equivalent to a degree equivalent to a UK 1st Class Hons 

Number of Scholarships

10

Eligible countries/regions

  • Algeria
  • Angola
  • Benin
  • Botswana
  • Burkina Faso
  • Burundi
  • Cameroon
  • Cape Verde
  • Central African Republic
  • Chad
  • Comoros
  • Congo Democratic Republic of
  • Cote d'Ivoire
  • Djibouti
  • Egypt
  • Equatorial Guinea
  • Eritrea
  • Eswatini
  • Ethiopia
  • Gabon
  • Gambia
  • Ghana
  • Guinea
  • Guinea Bissau
  • Kenya
  • Lesotho
  • Liberia
  • Libya
  • Madagascar
  • Malawi
  • Mali
  • Mauritania
  • Mauritius
  • Morocco
  • Mozambique
  • Namibia
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • Rwanda
  • Sao Tome and Principe
  • Senegal
  • Seychelles
  • Sierra Leone
  • Somalia
  • South Africa
  • South Sudan
  • Sudan
  • Tanzania
  • Togo
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Tunisia
  • Uganda
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe

Eligible programmes

Value

8 Full Tuition Fee waivers

2 Full Tuition Fee waivers plus £12,000 stipend

How to apply

To apply, please complete the online African Excellence Fee Waiver Application Form before the deadline of Friday, 02 April 2021.

Applicants to the Scholarship will be notified of outcome by 30 April 2021.

Applicants need to hold a conditional or unconditional offer of admission to be considered.