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Scholarships for South Asian Human Rights Advocates to study for a Master's degree
Level of study
Commonwealth Scholarships is for up to five candidates from developing South Asian Commonwealth countries to study for the part-time Master's in International Human Rights Law starting September 2015. The scholarships will be open to candidates from Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka. Candidates usually need to be Commonwealth citizens of one of the eligible countries AND be permanent residents and currently resident in a developing Commonwealth country at the time of application and throughout the program. They will also need to meet the eligibility criteria for the course itself which are set out on our Admissions pages. The scholarships will not be open to students who have deferred entry from a previous year.
The closing date for applications is noon on Friday 17 April.
Bursary and fees coverage
85 per year for 1 year only
Paid to successful student
Further funding details
The scholarships are funded by the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission and provide course and college fees over two years and return air travel from the scholar’s home country for the two residential sessions.
Expected April 2017