Are you looking for a unique opportunity to study a two-year Master’s degree in low or middle-income countries of the Commonwealth? If so, then Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships (QECS) 2023/2024 is the perfect chance for you.
This fully funded scholarship offers students from all over the world an amazing opportunity to experience life and culture in another country while studying at one of their universities. Not only will this give them access to quality education and resources, but it also provides them with invaluable experiences that they can take back home with them when they return.
The scholarships are open to those who are committed to creating positive change within their communities, giving recipients an incredible platform through which they can make meaningful contributions towards building a better future for everyone around them. They also provide students with chances to build global networks that will last throughout their lives – something incredibly valuable as we move into an increasingly interconnected world!
In addition, QECS gives successful applicants access not just academic knowledge but personal growth too: by experiencing new cultures and meeting people from different backgrounds during your studies abroad; learning how different societies work together; discovering more about yourself through self-reflection; gaining confidence in expressing your own thoughts on various issues – these skillsets acquired during such travels may prove essential later on as graduates enter professional life after completing university..
Aspiring scholars should note that applications close soon – don’t miss out on this fantastic chance! Visit our website today if you would like more information about Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships 2023/2024 intake or apply now before it’s too late!
Scholarship Sponsor(s): The Association of Commonwealth Universities
Scholarship Type: Fully Funded Scholarships
Host Institution(s): Partner Universities (see below)
Scholarship Worth: Full Funding
Number of Awards: Several
Study Level: Postgraduate (Masters)
Nationality: Students of Commonwealth Countries
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Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships 2023/2024 |Eligibility Criteria
The scholarship is aimed at students from low or middle income commonwealth countries. The application form consists of the following sections:
Academic & Employment Record
Course at host university details
Upload supporting documents
The statement section is formed of three main statements which applicants need to provide.
Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships 2023/2024 will be offered for available/eligible masters degree courses at the following partner universities (please see official website for course details, link given below)
University of the South Pacific (Fiji)
Courses: MA Applied Linguistics, MA Development Studies, MA Diplomacy & International Affairs, MA Environmental Management, MA Geography, MA Governance, MA History, MA Journalism, MA Linguistics, MA Literature, MA Major in Education, MA Marine Management, MA Mathematics, MA Pacific Studies, MA Politics/ International Affairs, MA Psychology, MA Social Policy, MA Sociology, Master of Agriculture (by thesis), Master of Commerce in Accounting (by thesis), Master of Commerce in Economics, Master of Commerce in Official Statistics, Master of Commerce in Population Studies & Demography, Master of Commerce in Professional Accounting, Master of Education, Master of Environmental Law, Master of Law, MSc Biology, MSc Chemistry, MSc Computing Science, MSc Earth Science, MSc Engineering, MSc Environmental Science, MSc Geospatial Science, MSc Information Systems, MSc Marine Science, MSc Mathematics, MSc Physics.
Stellenbosch University (South Africa)
Courses: MEng Process Engineeri ng, MPhil Peadiatrics, MPhil Infectious Diseases.
Requirements: See website
University of Pretoria (South Africa)
Courses: Master Research courses and not coursework.
Requirements: See website
Tshwane University of Technology (South Africa)
Courses: View courses
Requirements: Refer to the university’s website for details on admission requirements.
University of Colombo (Sri Lanka)
Courses: MSc Molecular Life Sciences, MSc Cellular and Molecular Immunology.
Requirements: Bachelors degree in Biological Sciences, Medicine, Dental Sciences, Veterinary Medicine, Agricultural Sciences and an online selection test.There is a cost associated with this test that will not be covered by the ACU. There is a cost associated with this test that will not be covered by the ACU. QECS applicants are eligible for a 50% discount and will need to pay USD 15. Contact the University of Colombo if you have any questions.Applicants are required to submit a university application at the same time as their scholarship application.
University of Sri Jayewardenepura (Sri Lanka)
Courses: Master of Business Administration
Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent qualification and three years of managerial experience.
You can apply to study any of the above listed masters degree courses at their respective universities.
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How-to-Apply: To apply for the Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships 2023/2024, review the information about institutions and their courses at the official website before completing an online application form.
Also before you begin application, please refer to the Application Guidance for what is required (a guide on how to structure your statement of purpose) as well as what should be on the application form itself.
If you already have a MyACU account, you can access the application form here. If you do not already have a MyACU account, please ensure that you first register for an account here and then follow the instructions in the registration email to log in to the system before accessing the application form.