Information for Prospective Students

Scholarships and Funding

Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan (CSFP)

General Scholarships and Academic Staff Scholarships

Important information for All Applicants

Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan (CSFP)

The CSFP provides opportunities for students from one Commonwealth country to pursue advanced academic study at Master's or MPhil/PhD level in another Commonwealth country. Around 1,000 students come to the UK each year under this scheme.

The Commonwealth Scholarship Commission (CSC) is the organisation which manages the UK’s contribution to the scheme. They offer a range of scholarships for students from Commonwealth countries to pursue graduate degrees at UCL.

For Developing Countries:

The Commonwealth Shared Scholarship Scheme (CSSS)

Information on this Master's scholarship at UCL is available on our scholarship website.

General Graduate Scholarships

The CSC offer a number of scholarships for Master's and PhD students from developing countries. UCL part-funds these scholarships for UCL scholars by providing a 20% contribution towards tuition fees. For information on the application process please see the CSC website.

For Developed Countries:

This is a joint-funded award between the CSC and UCL which offers a scholarship to PhD students from the following developed Commonwealth countries: Brunei Darussalam, New Zealand, Singapore, Malta, Cyprus, the Bahamas. Applications are through the candidate's local agency in their home country. For information please see the CSC website.

Contact details

For further information on these and other CSC scholarships, please contact:

Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the UK
Woburn House
20-24 Tavistock Square
London WC1H 9HF

Telephone: +44 (0)207 380 6700

Page last modified on 25 oct 13 14:57 by Daniel Newcombe

*NOTE: All scholarship and student funding schemes are subject to availability of funds, and details given here are subject to change at any time. Potential applicants are urged to check information regularly to ensure they are aware of current procedures, deadlines etc.

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