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Commonwealth Scholarship Commission, UK, invites applications from candidates looking to pursue a 3yr/4yr PhD in the UK, and who are citizens or legal residents of low and middle income commonwealth countries for the Commonwealth PhD Scholarships 2019. The scholarships enable talented and motivated individuals to gain the knowledge and skills required for sustainable development, and are aimed at those who could not otherwise afford to study in the UK. These scholarships are offered under six themes:
To be eligible for the scholarship, an applicant must:
Note: Candidates who have already been abroad for studies/training/ specialization either on scholarships or on their own, for a period exceeding six months are eligible to apply, if they have been in India for at least two consecutive years as on 10th January, 2019 after returning from abroad.
Each scholarship shall cover the following:
The following documents need to be uploaded along with your application:
To apply for the scholarships, follow the below steps:
Step 1: Register as a new user at the online application page for CSC
Step 2: Select your country as India and nominating agency as MHRD
Step 3: Fill in your details in the form
Step 4: Once you have submitted the form, go to the MHRD application page
Step 5: Click on the online application form for Commonwealth Scholarship
Step 6: Fill in the complete form and upload the requested documents
Step 7: Validate and submit the form
Note: It is compulsory for the applicant to apply on both the portals before their cut-off dates, failing which would make his/her candidature ineligible.
Last date of Application on the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission’s Electronic Application System: 19 December, 2018
Last date of Application on the Ministry of Human Resource Development portal: 10 January, 2019
A total of 13 candidates will be nominated by the MHRD for the PhD Scholarships. In case, there are more number of students than the available nominations, ranking of the institution as per the ‘QS Ranking 2019’ would be taken to draw the merit list.
Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the UK
20-24 Tavistock Square
London WC1H 9HF
Phone: +44 (0)207 380 6700
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