2015/2016 Loughborough University Graduate School Development Trust Africa Scholarships for study in the UK.

Application Deadline: April 30 2015

Loughborough University is delighted to announce full-fee scholarships for international full-time taught postgraduate students who are currently domiciled (permanently living) in Africa.


  • These will be known as the Loughborough University Graduate School Development Trust Africa Scholarships. The scholarships will cover 100% of the course fees for your chosen postgraduate taught course for one year.
  • Students will be expected to fund their travel and maintenance costs through other sources. Evidence of maintenance funds must be included in the scholarship application


  • Currently domiciled (permanently living) in Africa
  • Evidence of exceptional academic achievement (normally a 1st Class Honours Degree)
  • Commitment to return to their home country on completion of postgraduate programme
  • Evidence of the ability and commitment to making a significant contribution to their home country on their return
  • Full understanding of the costs involved in coming to study and live in the UK
  • Evidence of strong motivation and initiative to secure funds to cover the remainder of the costs involved

Application Procedure

Applicants are advised to spend considerable effort ensuring that this application reaches the selectors in a form that is clear, well presented and which reflects your abilities and motivation.

The application form can be downloaded below, and should be returned (by post, fax or email) to:

International Office
Marketing and Advancement
Loughborough University
Leicestershire LE11 3TU

Email: international-office@lboro.ac.uk

For More Information:

Visit the Official Webpage of the Loughborough University Graduate School Development Trust Africa Scholarships


  1. Am very much interested in scholarship programs. Am a permanent resident of Zimbabwe i hold a National Diploma in Library and Information Science and an Honours Degree in Media and Communication Studies. I need more information on Post Grade programmes in Library Science, International Relations or Journalism Studies that you offer


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