Gates Cambridge Scholarships (Fully-funded Masters & PhD) in UK 2021/2022 for International Students
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Gates Cambridge Trust offers full fee postgraduate (Masters and PhD) Gates Cambridge Scholarships for outstanding International students to study any course at the University of Cambridge, UK.
Applications Open: 1st September, 2020
Applications Closes: Dependent on your course – either 3rd December 2020 or 7th January 2021 midday (UK time)
Eligible Countries: international
To be taken at (country): Cambridge University UK
Accepted Subject Areas: Masters and PhD Courses offered by the university
About the Award: Gates Cambridge Scholarships are highly competitive full-cost scholarships. They are awarded to outstanding applicants from countries outside the UK to pursue a full-time postgraduate degree in any subject available at the University of Cambridge. The Gates Cambridge Scholarships programme aims to build a global network of future leaders committed to improving the lives of others.
Type: Masters, PhD
outstanding intellectual ability
a commitment to improving the lives of others
a good fit between the applicant’s qualifications and aspirations and the postgraduate programme at Cambridge for which they are applying
a citizen of any country outside the United Kingdom.
applying to pursue one of the following full-time residential courses of study: PhD (three year research-only degree); MSc or MLitt (two year research-only degree); or a one year postgraduate course (e.g. MPhil, LLM, MASt, Diploma, MBA etc.)
already a student at Cambridge and want to apply for a new postgraduate course. For example, if you are studying for an MPhil you can apply for a Gates Cambridge Scholarship to do a PhD. However, if you have already started a course, you cannot apply for a Gates Cambridge Scholarship to fund the rest of it.
already a Gates Cambridge Scholar and want to apply for a second Scholarship. You must apply by the second, international deadline and go through the same process of departmental ranking, shortlisting and interviewing as all other candidates.
Number of Scholarship: Several
Value of Scholarship
Scholarship will cover the full cost of study
the University Composition Fee and College fees at the appropriate rate
a maintenance allowance for a single student
one economy single airfare at both the beginning and end of the course
Duration of Scholarship: For the duration of the programme