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Commonwealth Shared Scholarship


We are pleased to announce that our MPH Public Health is an approved course for the Commonwealth Shared Scholarship scheme, for study during the 2018/19 academic year.

What is it?

These scholarships are intended for students from developing countries who would not otherwise be able to afford to undertake Master’s level study in the UK, to gain skills and knowledge which will allow them to contribute to the development of their home countries.

The Taught Masters courses offered for the academic year 2018/19 by the University of Warwick in partnership with the Commonwealth Scholarships Commission.

What's it worth?

The Scholarships cover full tuition fees, offer a generous stipend, provide airfare to the UK and return home and an allowance for warm clothing.


To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

  • be a citizen or or have been granted refugee status by an eligible Commonwealth country, or be a British Protected Person
  • be permanently resident in an eligible Commonwealth country
  • be available to start your academic studies at Warwick in October 2018
  • hold a first degree or at least an upper second class (2:1) standard, or a second class degree and a relevant postgraduate qualification (usually a Master's degree)
  • not have studied or worked for one (academic) year or more in a high income country
  • be unable to afford to study in the UK without this scholarship

For a list of eligible Commonwealth countries, please see the CSC website.

How to apply

Applicants must submit a funding application via the Commission’s electronic application system by 13 April 2018. No late applications will be considered.

Please visit the CSC website for full details on how to apply for the scholarship.

Applicants must also apply for admission to the University of Warwick by the standard admission process. You should have submitted your application of admission by the 13th April 2018.