Fully Funded Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarship for International Students-2024/2025

Good news for international students. Applications for 2024/2025 Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships for international students are now opened. The Scholarship is an esteemed scholarship program that provides exceptional support for outstanding international students seeking to pursue a master’s degree at any of the supported universities listed below.

The scholarship is aimed at students who are committed to creating change in their communities, the scholarships are a life-changing opportunity to experience a new country and culture, to broaden horizons, and to build a global network that will last a lifetime.

Through cultural exchange and academic collaboration, Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholars help bring about positive change and find solutions to the shared challenges we face – both in their home countries and those that host them. As an active part of the Commonwealth network, scholars will help shape its future.


  • Master’s degree

Targeted Countries

  • International students


  • Same with university of choice country


  • 2 years


Eligibility Criteria for the Scholarship

Candidates must meet the following to be eligible:

  • Applicant must be a Citizen (or those who hold refugee status) in a Commonwealth country. Click the link for more details.
  • Applicant must meet the admission requirements of the university chosen.
  • Applicants must apply to any of the supported universities.
  • Applicants must apply for a QECS award in a country other than their home country/country of citizenship.
  • Applicants must apply for master’s degree at the university.
  • The course must be two years.


Benefits of the Scholarship

  • Fully funded tuition fees
  • Living allowance (stipend) for duration of award
  • Return economy flights to host country.
  • One-off arrival allowance
  • Research Support Grant (on request only; subject to approval)



Applicants are strongly advise  to read the application guidance and FAQs pages before starting an application.

How to Apply for the Scholarship

Applicants are required to submit their applications online. Applicants should ensure the online form is properly filled and submitted. Application will not be processed if insufficient information is provided.

For further information about the scholarship application process, kindly CLICK HERE to visit the official webpage.


Supported Universities

Application Deadline

10th January, 2024