University of Pretoria Commonwealth Doctoral Scholarships 2020 for study in South Africa


University of Pretoria Scholarships 2020 Commonwealth Doctoral To Study in South Africa; This Commonwealth Scholarships are form students who want to study at the University of Pretoria. As part of South Africa’s contribution to the Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan, the University of Pretoria has made funds available for two doctoral scholarships for students coming from Commonwealth Countries (excluding South African students).

Note: This scholarship are for Commonwealth Countries

Eligibility For University of Pretoria Doctoral Commonwealth Scholarships 2020

  • The UP Commonwealth Doctoral Scholarship will be awarded to applicants who are citizens of Commonwealth countries.
  • Applicants must conduct their studies at the University of Pretoria to commence in 2020.
  • Applicants must have completed the degree that will give them admission to a doctoral programme no more than two years prior to their application for the University of Pretoria Commonwealth Doctoral Scholarship.
  • Applicants must not be older than 35 years of age at the time of application.
  • PhD and Masters students currently registered at the University of Pretoria are not eligible for the Doctoral Scholarship.

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Value of Doctoral Scholarship

The value of this Doctoral Scholarship will be R170 000 p.a.
This amount must be used to cover the following student costs:

  • Accommodation and living costs
  • Fees p.a.
  • Medical Aid
  • Books/Stationery

Research costs will be covered by the Supervisor
Additional costs covered by the University:

  • Flight ticket to RSA from home country on proof of study permit.
  • Return flight ticket to home country at the end of the programme as confirmed by the faculty.
  • Shuttle service on arrival in South Africa from OR Tambo International Airport to Pretoria and return from Pretoria to OR Tambo on completion.

UP application fee and Visa costs which will be refunded on proof of receipts on arrival.
Costs not covered by the Institution:

  • Family expenses
  • Additional baggage expenses

Supplementary Funds

The holder of this scholarship may hold supplementary external bursaries/ grants/scholarships

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How To Apply For University of Pretoria Doctoral Commonwealth Scholarships 2020

To be apply for this scholarship, you are implore to go through all application requirements

Deadline: 2nd September 2019

For More Details Visit University of Pretoria Doctoral Commonwealth Scholarships 2020 Webpage