Part 1: Post-graduate Scholarships for African students

30/05/2020 8:59 AM

We have compiled a list of post-graduate scholarships for African students part 1. Please go through below to get the name, program and the link to the scholarship:





University of Cambridge

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UK, Ireland, South Africa and Malawi


Germany universities

All Subjects

Oxford University

All Subjects

London Business School

LBS Sloan Masters in Leadership and Strategy

Cambridge, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Leeds, Oxford, Strathclyde (engineering disciplines only), and St Andrews, Rhodes, Stellenbosch, UCT and Wits.

Bio-medical, engineering, compute science,

Chosen ministerial University

All Subjects

Local Zimbabwean universities

All Subjects

Fort Hare, Western Cape university,

Law, Education

Magdalene College

All Subjects

Japanese universities

All Subjects

German Universities

All Subjects


UK Universities and South African Universities

All Subjects

selected Countries

All Subjects

University of Adelaide

Masters degree by Research or Doctoral Research Degree in all disciplines offered at the University

Université Paris-Saclay

All Master’s programmes in all academic fields for which Université Paris-Saclay is accredited, except for vocational training.

University of Edinburgh

Any distance learning Master’s programme offered by the University.

University of Nottingham

Full-time PhD or MPhil in any subject (excluding engineering) at University of Nottingham

New Zealand education institution or a Pacific university.

Undergraduate and Postgraduate Degrees in preferred fields of study that are most relevant to the development needs of your country (i.e. renewable energy, agriculture development, disaster risk management, private sector development, public sector development).

University of Nottingham

Full-time Masters Degree Programmes, (excluding MRes) at Nottingham for September 2020 in an area of study within the following faculties: Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences, Faculty of Science and Faculty of Social Science

Top universities in Turkey.

Bachelors, Masters or PhD Programmes in a wide range of fields of study offered at participating Turkish Universities

University College London in UK

Full-time Taught Master’s Degree programmes offered at UCL Institute of Education

KU Leuven / University of Leuven

University of Antwerp

Ghent University

Hasselt University

Vrije Universiteit Brussel

Eligible Masters Degree Programmes offered at participating Flemish Institutions except preparatory programmes; bridging programmes; or distance learning.

University of Bristol

Any full-time Undergraduate programme (except Medicine, Dentistry and Veterinary Science) or any one-year, full-time taught postgraduate programme offered at the University

The Hague University of Applied Sciences

Eligible Masters Programme offered at the University

United Nations University – Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS)

Master of Science in Sustainability

University of Amsterdam in Netherlands

• Child Development and Education

• Communication

• Economics and Business

• Humanities

• Law

• Psychology

• Science

• Social Sciences

University of Edinburgh, UK

PhD Programme in any field of study offered at the University

ENS de Lyon, France

All Masters Degree Progammes in Natural Sciences, the Arts or the Human and Social Sciences offered at ENS de Lyon (except FEADép Master’s programs)

German Universities offering development-related postgraduate courses

Masters or PhD courses in Economic Sciences/Business Administration/Political Economics; Development Cooperation; Engineering and Related Sciences; Mathematics; Regional and Urban Planning; Agricultural and Forest Sciences; Natural and Environmental Sciences; Medicine and Public Health; Social Sciences, Education and Law; and Media Studies

Scuola Normal Superiore, Italy

PhD Program in the following fields: Classics, Data Science, Mathematics, Methods and Models for Molecular Sciences, Nanosciences,  Neurosciences, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science and Sociology and  Transnational Governance

Italian Higher Education Institutes

Eligible Master’s Degree (Laurea Magistrale 2° ciclo), Courses of Higher Education in Arts, Music, and Dance (AFAM), PhD program, Research under academic supervision (Progetti in co-tutela), and Italian Language and Culture Courses

Dutch Universities that offer OKP qualified programmes/courses.

All courses that are eligible for an Orange Knowledge Programme scholarship for this application round are listed in Studyfinder. Please search in Studyfinder, using the filter ‘OKP qualified – Yes’.

Participating Universities in Australia

Masters by research degree or Doctorate Degree offered by participating Universities in Australia.

University of Melbourne, Australia

Any eligible graduate research degree offered at University of Melbourne

University of Westminster, United Kingdom

Any full-time Master’s Programme offered at University of Westminster except MBA.

The students can choose to do their research work mainly at the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), National University of Singapore (NUS), Nanyang Technological University (NTU) or the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD).

PhD Progams in Biomedical Sciences and Physical Sciences and Engineering

SOAS University of London

•  Full-time MA African Studies

•  Full-time MA International Studies and Diplomacy

•  Full-time MA Social Anthropology of Development

University of Manitoba, Canada

Any graduate degree programs offered by the University (except those in the Faculty of Medicine and in the Master of Business Administration – MBA).

University of Otago, New Zealand

Eligible thesis-based Masters Programme under the following divisions: Commerce/School of Business, Health Science, Humanities, Sciences.

Australian, Belgian, Japanese universities

All Subjects

Selected UK Universities


University of Louvain (UCLouvain), Belgium

PhD topics

The African Plant Nutrition Institute (APNI)

Student programs specializing in the sciences of plant nutrition and management of crop nutrients.

University of Pretoria and the University of the Western Cape(UWC) in partnership with Makerere University in Uganda, American University Washington College of Law in the USA and the University of Amsterdam and Erasmus University in the Netherlands.

Master’s of Law (LLM) degree in International Trade and Investment Law in Africa

RUFORUM (a consortium of 126 universities operating in 38 African countries)

Human Resource, Science and Technology

Swedish Universities

All Subjects

USA Universities, Vanderbilt University, Cornell University, Syracuse University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Pennsylvania State University, Washington College of Law, Arizona State University, Boston University, Michigan State University, University of California Davis, University of Minnesota, Virginia Commonwealth University

Human Resource Management, Natural Resource Management, English, Finance, Public Policy, Human Rights, Public Health, Journalism, Banking and Finance, Agriculture Development, Urban Planning, Economic Development, HIV Prevention, Foreign Language, Trafficking in Persons Policy and Prevention

Newcastle University

PhD topics

University of Adelaide

PhD Topics

University of Adelaide

All Subjects

Monash University

All Subjects

University of Auckland

Education, Social Work

Tsinghua University

Public Policy, International Studies, economics and business

IPC Team
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