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Commonwealth Scholarship Scheme - Commonwealth Shared Scholarship Scheme

General information on this scholarship

Commonwealth Scholarship Scheme
Commonwealth Shared Scholarship Scheme

General Description

Commonwealth Shared Scholarship Scheme (CSSS) is open to overseas students from a developing Commonwealth country who wish to pursue a postgraduate degree course at UWE. This programme is intended for Commonwealth students from developing countries with an excellent academic record who are otherwise unable to afford to study in the UK.


Candidates must already have an offer for a postgraduate study programme at UWE. Candidates must be citizen of a developing Commonwealth country not currently studying or living in a developed country. Candidates must hold a first class or a 2:1 degree. Candidates should have a high level of fluency in English. Candidates should not have previously studied at a developed country for one year or more. Candidates must undertake to return to their home country when they have completed their studies. Candidates will need to meet academic requirements. Candidates must also show that they are unable to pay for their studies in the UK.

Application deadlines

The following deadlines apply: