Commonwealth Scholarship 2025 at University of Pretoria

Commonwealth Scholarship 2025 at University of Pretoria

Commonwealth Scholarship 2025 at University of Pretoria

Interested and eligible applicants from Commonwealth countries are invited to apply for the fully funded Commonwealth Scholarship 2025 at University of Pretoria for doctoral studies at the university in South Africa for the 2025/2026 academic session.

As part of South Africa’s contribution to the Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan, the University of Pretoria has made funds available for PhD scholarships for students coming from Commonwealth Countries, excluding South African students to study a doctoral degree program for the 2025/2026 academic session.

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Scholarship Summary:

Scholarship Sponsor(s): University of Pretoria, South Africa

Host Institution(s): University of Pretoria, South Africa

Scholarship Worth: Fully Funded

Number of Awards: Several

Study Level: PhD

Nationality: Commonwealth Countries

Eligibility for the Commonwealth Scholarship 2025 at University of Pretoria:

  • Applicants must be citizens of Commonwealth countries, except South Africans.
  • Applicants must conduct their studies at the University of Pretoria and commence in 2025.
  • Applicant must have applied to study at UP for the 2025 academic year.
  • Each Applicant must have identified a potential supervisor.
  • Each Applicant must have submitted academic records to the South African Qualification Authority (SAQA).
  • Applicants must have completed their postgraduate/master’s degree no less than two years before applying to UP for admission for the 2025 academic year.
  • Applicants must be older than 40 years of age do not qualify for this scholarship.
  • PhD and Masters students currently registered or who previously studied at the University of Pretoria are not eligible to apply.

Method of Application for the Commonwealth Scholarship 2025 at University of Pretoria:

Interested applicants for the Commonwealth Scholarship 2025 at University of Pretoria are to complete an online application before the application deadline and send the requirements below as a single pdf document to pgbursary@up.ac.za with a Subject Heading “UP Commonwealth 2025”:

  • The UP Online application Ref “T” number or 2025 student number provided to the Applicants by UP on their UP Portal.
  • A written motivation from the prospective Doctoral supervisor that you have identified from UP. The said motivation must confirm the availability of research funding.
  • An outline (one A4 page) of the proposed research work.
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV) – no more than 3 pages.
  • Proof that study leave will be granted if the scholarship is awarded (if applicable) by your place of current work.
  • Copy of a valid passport.
  • Full academic transcripts of all qualifications obtained (not certificates).
  • Two completed reference forms from two different academics/supervisors who have current knowledge of the Applicant’s academic performance (Reference form attached).

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Application Deadline: September 11, 2024.

For more information about this opportunity, Visit the Official Website.

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