Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship

Brief Description :

The CSFP is aimed at students of Commonwealth countries who can make a significant contribution to their home country after the completion of a higher education programme in the UK.

This is a source of funding made available to all Commonwealth countries by the Commonwealth Scholarships Commission.

 

Course Level:

  • One year Taught Master’s courses or equivalent degree
  • Doctoral degree of up to three/four years’ duration.

 

Study Subject:

Engineering and Technology

Science (Pure and Applied)

Agriculture

Humanities and Social Sciences

 

Scholarship Award:

economy return international travel

tuition fee

adequate maintenance and other allowances.

 

Eligibility:

be an Indian citizen residing in India

have completed tertiary education in English medium

the candidate should not be more than 40 years of age as on 16.09.2016

For Master’s degree candidate should hold or expect to hold the certificate of  Bachelor’s degree by October 2017 in the subject field concerned securing 60% or above marks in Humanities and Social Science group and 65% or above marks in Engineering and Technology, Science and Agriculture group.

For Ph.D  candidate should hold or expect to hold the certidicate of  Master’s degree by October 2017 in the subject field concerned securing 60% or above marks in Humanities and Social Science group and 65% or above marks in Engineering and Technology, Science and Agriculture group

 

How to Apply:

The preliminary selection of candidates for scholarships is carried out in India by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Department of Education, and Government of India.

The preliminary selection is done through a process of shortlisting of applications, followed by personal interviews in New Delhi.

 

Application Deadline: applications will open in August 2017.

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