Cranfield University is now accepting applications from students from developing countries for the 2019/2020 Commonwealth Shared Scholarship Scheme. The deadline for submission of applications is 7th March, 2019.
Students from developing countries who would not otherwise be able to study in the UK can apply for Commonwealth Shared Scholarships for Master’s study, jointly supported by Cranfield University.
Commonwealth Shared Scholarships are offered for selected taught full-time Master’s courses. Please see the ‘applicable courses’ section for the courses eligible at Cranfield in 2019/20. These scholarships do not cover PhD study, or any pre-sessional English language teaching.
Commonwealth Shared Scholarships at Cranfield University Eligibility.
- Be a Commonwealth citizen, refugee, or British protected person
- Be permanently resident in a developing Commonwealth country
- Be available to start your academic studies in the UK by the start of the UK academic year in September/October
- By August, hold a first degree of at least upper second class (2:1) honours standard
- Not have studied or worked for one (academic) year or more in a developed country
- Be unable, either yourself or through your family, to pay to study in the UK
Commonwealth Shared Scholarships at Cranfield University Applicable Courses.
- Advanced Chemical Engineering MSc
- Advanced Mechanical Engineering MSc
- Energy Systems and Thermal Processes MSc
- Environmental Engineering MSc
- Environmental Management for Business MSc
- Environmental Water Management MSc
- Future Food Sustainability MSc
- Geographical Information Management MSc
- Water and Sanitation for Development MSc
- Water and Wastewater Engineering MSc
Commonwealth Shared Scholarships at Cranfield University Benefits.
The scholarship provides
- Approved airfare from your home country to the UK and return at the end of your award (the CSC will not reimburse the cost of fares for dependants, nor usually the cost of journeys made before your award is finally confirmed)
- Approved tuition and examination fees
- Stipend (living allowance) at the rate of £1,084 per month (rates quoted at 2018-2019 levels)
- Thesis grant towards the cost of preparing a thesis or dissertation, where applicable
- Warm clothing allowance, where applicable
- Study travel grant towards the costs of study-related travel within the UK or overseas
How to Apply for Commonwealth Shared Scholarships at Cranfield University .
The first step is to check that your course choice is an eligible course and submit a scholarship application using the link below. This form should be submitted before you make an application for admission to your Cranfield course.
If your scholarship application progresses to the next stage you will be given instructions on the further steps you must undertake. This will include submitting an application for admission to Cranfield University and an application on the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission’s online application system.
Request submitted between:
Expect response by:
Start of applications – Monday, 7 January
Monday, 14 January
Tuesday, 8 January – Monday, 11 February
Monday, 18 February
Tuesday, 12 February – Thursday, 7 March
Friday, 15 March