For students who come from lower middle income or least developed countries, there is an opportunity for you to study in the UK. There is a scholarship program called Commonwealth Shared Scholarships, This scholarship can be an opportunity for students from many countries with low economic conditions to get education in top universities in the UK. The aim is to gain the human resource knowledge and skills required for sustainable development. This scholarship is only given to master level only, while for undergraduate or PhD students it is not.
Who Are Eligible to Get Commonwealth Shared Scholarships?
Then the question before you try to choose is to find out who can apply for the scholarship. Actually there are certain parties that are eligible and eligible to get this scholarship. Some of the participants in question include the following:
1. Eligible Countries
As mentioned above, the most feasible countries to obtain this are least developed and low income countries. Meanwhile, there are a number of country categories that have been determined and included in the above categories namely:
- Papua New Guinea
- Sierra Leone
- Solomon Islands
- The Gambia
- Sri Lanka
2. Personal Eligibility
In addition, there are several important requirements that you should really fulfill well. Well before you apply the process; it’s good that you know well what are the terms and conditions that must be met. Here are some of them:
- Be a citizen of low -middle income country (permanently)
- Be ready to start study in the UK on academic September/October 2019
- be unable to get study in UK without scholarship
- Be not student or worker year in high income country
How to Apply
If you want to apply for this scholarship, then it will be highly recommended that you know well and correctly about what processes should be done. There are certain processes that you really need to know and understand everything well. You have to follow a number of steps so that you can understand and understand them.
- Get LOA from one of the universities in the UK
- Meet several terms and conditions
- Perform account registration
- Sent application
Applications are only accepted online and applications that are sent online will be difficult to be processed.
Next thing you should know next is about the selection process. You can do the selection process with the terms and conditions made. At least two of them will be determined, including academic merit of the candidate and also a potential impact to develop the candidate’s home country.
For those of you who really want to apply for this scholarship, then you are advised to know well about more detailed information. If you really want to know how to detail information, you can refer to the following link:
This Commonwealth Shared Scholarships can be an opportunity for students from several countries to be able to study at prestigious universities in the UK.