The Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan (CSFP) is an international programme that offers fellowships and scholarships to candidates of other developing Commonwealth countries. United Kingdom (UK) is the biggest contributor to the programme, which is managed by the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission. The CFSP encourages students who aspire to study in UK for higher education in various academic, professional, Masters and doctoral programmes.
You must take the IELTS after 1 October, 2014 and before 6 March, 2015 to prove your competence in English. Your tertiary level (post school) education should have been pursue in the English medium.
Scholarships for Master’s degree: You should have secured at least 60% (Humanities and Social Science group) or at least 65% (Engineering and Technology, Science and Agriculture Group) in your bachelor’s degree and should be able to produce your certificate for the same by October, 2015.
Business/ Management studies aspirants must have taken the GMAT before applying for this scholarship.
Candidates wishing to apply for Economics and related subjects must note that most universities/ departments would expect them to pass the GRE.
Scholarships for Ph.D: You should have secured at least 60% (Humanities and Social Science group) or at least 65% (Engineering and Technology, Science and Agriculture Group) in your master’s degree and should be able to produce your certificate for the same by October, 2015.
How to Apply
Apply online at: http://proposal.sakshat.ac.in/scholarship/ before 10 October. You may apply for only one subject of your choice.
For any further details, the applying candidates can refer to official notification using the following link.
The Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
John Foster House
36 Gordon Square?London
Tel: +44-207-387 8572