University of Edinburgh Global Online Distance Learning Masters Scholarships 2016


Application Deadline: 3rd June 2016.

The University of Edinburgh will offer 4 Masters scholarships for distance learning Masters programmes offered by the University. Scholarships will be available for students pursuing any distance learning Masters programme offered by the University.

Each scholarship will normally cover the full tuition fees over three years.


  • The scholarships will be awarded to students who are accepted for admission onto a distance learning Masters programme at the University of Edinburgh commencing in 2016-2017.
  • Applicants intending to study a distance learning PgCert are only eligible to apply if that PgCert is part of a distance learning Masters 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
  • Kiribati
  • 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
  • Tuvalu
  • Uganda
  • Uzbekistan
  • Vanuatu
  • 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.


The scholarship will be awarded broadly on the basis of academic merit. Candidates must have, or expect to obtain, a UK first class or 2:1 Honours degree at undergraduate level or the international equivalent.

For More Information:

Visit the Official Webpage of the University of Edinburgh Global Online Distance Learning Masters Scholarships 2016


  1. I am interested to apply for masters degree of Edinburg Global Distance Learning scholarship 2016-2017, but I cannot access the application form. Guide me in the process of getting it. Thanks.

  2. Hello Sir,
    Please i have been trying to apply for the distance learning programme, but it takes me to Ease user login which i do not have.
    Please Sir, i will be glad if you send to me the procedures on how to get the user name and password to enable me to apply.
    Counting on your favor.


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