Ministry of Higher Education & Highways Sri Lanka is pleased to offer a number of Commonwealth Postgraduate Scholarships for 2017/18 academic year. Eligible candidates should be the citizens of low-income commonwealth countries. They must be pursuing master degree in Sri Lanka. The winners will receive benefit of fully-funded award. The application deadline is 30 June 2017.
The scholarships provide benefit as follow:
- Return economy airfare from the scholar’s home country to the host country
- An arrival allowance of USD 500 to cover removal costs
- Full tuition fees
- A monthly/quarterly stipend intended to cover living costs, sustenance and local transport.
- Scholars will need to cover accommodation costs from their stipend.
Level and Area of Studies
Master degree in any field of studies.
Place of Study: Sri Lanka.
Eligibility and Criteria
To be eligible, candidates must hold a first degree of upper second class standard (or above) in a discipline relevant to that in which study is proposed.
Applicants must be a citizen of any Commonwealth country other than the host country.
Please download the application form and guideline at the website and application link below.
30 June 2017.