Cranfield University – Commonwealth Shared Scholarships 2019


Cranfield University - Commonwealth Shared Scholarships 2019Students from developing countries who would not otherwise be able to study in the UK can apply for Commonwealth Shared Scholarships for Master’s study, jointly supported by Cranfield University.

At a glance

  • Funding value : All tuition fees, travel and living costs
  • Suitable for Applicants from Rest of World
  • Deadline : 07 Mar 2019
  • Funding provider(s)Commonwealth Scholarship Commission

What it covers

  • Approved airfare from your home country to the UK and return at the end of your award (the CSC will not reimburse the cost of fares for dependants, nor usually the cost of journeys made before your award is finally confirmed)
  • Approved tuition and examination fees
  • Stipend (living allowance) at the rate of £1,084 per month (rates quoted at 2018-2019 levels)
  • Thesis grant towards the cost of preparing a thesis or dissertation, where applicable
  • Warm clothing allowance, where applicable
  • Study travel grant towards the costs of study-related travel within the UK or overseas

Who can apply

To apply for these scholarships, you must:

  • Be a Commonwealth citizen, refugee, or British protected person
  • Be permanently resident in a developing Commonwealth country
  • Be available to start your academic studies in the UK by the start of the UK academic year in September/October
  • By August, hold a first degree of at least upper second class (2:1) honours standard
  • Not have studied or worked for one (academic) year or more in a developed country
  • Be unable, either yourself or through your family, to pay to study in the UK

Applicable Courses

  • Advanced Chemical Engineering MSc
  • Advanced Mechanical Engineering MSc
  • Energy Systems and Thermal Processes MSc
  • Environmental Engineering MSc
  • Environmental Management for Business MSc
  • Environmental Water Management MSc
  • Future Food Sustainability MSc
  • Geographical Information Management MSc
  • Water and Sanitation for Development MSc
  • Water and Wastewater Engineering MSc

Further information

For more information please visit the Commonwealth Scholarships website.

How to apply

The first step is to check that your course choice is an eligible course and submit a scholarship application using the link below. This form should be submitted before you make an application for admission to your Cranfield course. If your scholarship application progresses to the next stage you will be given instructions on the further steps you must undertake. This will include submitting an application for admission to Cranfield University and an application on the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission’s online application system.

Apply Now

Request submitted between: Expect response by:
Start of applications – Monday, 7 January Monday, 14 January
Tuesday, 8 January – Monday, 11 February Monday, 18 February
Tuesday, 12 February – Thursday, 7 March Friday, 15 March


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