Edinburgh Global Online Distance Learning Master's Scholarships

    The University of Edinburgh will offer 6 Master's scholarships for distance learning Master's programmes offered by the University.

    Scholarships will be available for students pursuing any distance learning Master's programme offered by the University.


    The scholarships will be awarded to students who are accepted for admission onto the above eligible distance learning Master's programmes at the University of Edinburgh.

    Applicants intending to study a distance learning PgCert are only eligible to apply if that PgCert is part of a distance learning Master's programme. Applicants should check this with the relevant School.

    Applicants must be both nationals of and resident in the following countries:

    • Afghanistan
    • Bangladesh
    • Benin
    • Burkina Faso
    • Burundi
    • Cambodia
    • Central African Republic
    • Chad
    • Comoros
    • Congo, Dem Rep
    • Côte d'Ivoire
    • Eritrea
    • Ethiopia
    • Gambia, The
    • Ghana
    • Guinea
    • Guinea-Bissau
    • Haiti
    • India
    • Kenya
    • Korea, Dem Rep
    • Kyrgyz Republic
    • Lao PDR
    • Liberia
    • Madagascar
    • Malawi
    • Mali
    • Mauritania
    • Mongolia
    • Mozambique
    • Myanmar
    • Nepal
    • Niger
    • Nigeria
    • Pakistan
    • Papua New Guinea
    • Rwanda
    • São Tomé and Principe
    • Senegal
    • Sierra Leone
    • Solomon Islands
    • Somalia
    • South Sudan
    • Sudan
    • Tajikistan
    • Tanzania
    • Timor-Leste
    • Togo
    • Uganda
    • Uzbekistan
    • Vietnam
    • Yemen, Rep
    • Zambia
    • Zimbabwe

    Applicants should already have been offered a place at the University of Edinburgh and should have firmly accepted that offer or be intending to do so.


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    Each scholarship will have a total value of £5,000 which will be deducted from the tuition fee for the entire part-time programme of study.

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