University of Warwick- Commonwealth Scholarships (Masters)

Awarded by : University of Warwick

Updated on Nov 03, 2023
Amrita Kaur

University Research Analyst

University of Warwick- Commonwealth Scholarships (Masters)

  • Applicable for

    University of Warwick in UK

  • No. of students to be awarded


  • Course Level

    Bachelors & Masters

  • Intake year

    Sep 2023

  • Type of scholarships


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Scholarship Overview

University of Warwick- Commonwealth Scholarships (Masters) is applicable to only Bachelors,Masters courses. This is a merit based scholarship. University of Warwick- Commonwealth Scholarships (Masters) award up to one time to various international students. The number of students to be awarded this scholarship Varies each year. To be eligible for this scholarship students need to appear for IELTS and PTE.Students must have passed 12th and Undergraduate degree to be eligible for this scholarship. All international students irrespective of their Nationality can apply for a University of Warwick- Commonwealth Scholarships (Masters). If an applicant has already received a free bursary or has applied for another scholarship offered by the university, then he/she is not eligible for this scholarship. All international students are auto-considered for these scholarships when they apply for the courses that have scholarships.

Applicable course, university and country

This scholarship is applicable for Bachelors Degree, Masters Degree

This scholarship is applicable for the following courses in University of Warwick in UK

Scholarship amount details

Scholarship amount can be used for

Type of Expense Indicates if scholarship can be used for this type of expense
Tuition & Fees Scholarship amount can be used for this
Living Expense ×Not covered in scholarship
Accommodation ×Not covered in scholarship
Air Fare/Travel Expenses ×Not covered in scholarship
Spouse/Child Care ×Not covered in scholarship
Health Cover ×Not covered in scholarship
Application ×Not covered in scholarship
Others ×Not covered in scholarship

  • Approved airfare from your home country to the UK and return at the end of your award (the CSC will not reimburse the cost of fares for dependants, nor the cost of journeys made before your award is confirmed)
  • Approved tuition fees: full fees are covered by agreement between the CSC and the UK university, and scholars are not liable to pay for any part of the tuition fee
  • Stipend (living allowance) at the rate of £1,236 per month, or £1,516 per month for those at universities in the London metropolitan area (rates quoted at current levels)
  • Warm clothing allowance, where applicable
  • Thesis grant towards the cost of preparing a thesis or dissertation, where applicable
  • Study travel grant towards the cost of study-related travel within the UK or overseas

Student Awards

Number of students to be awarded: Varies

Scholarship Eligibility

Special Restrictions

  • No Special Restriction applicable

Exams Details

Exam name Indicates if exam is required and cutoff (if any)
IELTS Required (minimum score 7)
PTE Required (minimum score 70)
12 Required
UG Required


Qualification requirements:

  • Applicants must hold a minimum First class or upper Second only, with minimum 60-80% depending on their institution
  • Applicants with a 5-year LLB from a recognised Indian institution will be considered with a minimum of 55%-60% depending on the institution.
  • Be a citizen of or have been granted refugee status by an eligible Commonwealth country, or be a British Protected Person
  • Be permanently resident in an eligible Commonwealth country
  • Be available to start academic studies in the UK by the start of the UK academic year
  • Be unable to afford to study in the UK without this scholarship
  • Have provided all supporting documentation in the required format
  • Applicants must meet english language requirements i.e 
  • Band A- IELTS 6.5, none below 6.0 and PTE 62 (including 59 + in all components)
  • Band B- IELTS 7.0, two at 6.0/6.5 & rest 7.0+ and PTE 70 (including 59 + in all components)
  • Band C- IELTS 7.5, two at 6.5/7.0 & rest 7.5+ and PTE 75 (including 59 + in all components)
  • Band D- IELTS 8.0, two at 7.0/7.5 & rest 8.0+ and PTE 79 (including 70 + in all components)


Eligible student nationality

This scholarship is applicable for students from India +41 more

Application Process for this scholarship

In the application form, candidates are asked to:

  • Proof that the applicant is a citizen or has refugee status in an eligible Commonwealth country: a copy of a valid passport (or national ID card) showing a photograph, date of birth, and country of citizenship
  • Full transcripts detailing all higher education qualifications, including to-date transcripts for any courses currently being studied, with certified translations if not in English
  • References from at least two individuals, on institutional letterhead or an email clearly showing the sender’s details

How to apply- Candidates must apply to one of the below nominating agencies as well as to the CSC.   Nominating agencies will then put forward candidates to the CSC. The CSC does not accept direct applications for these scholarships.

Candidates must check with the nominating agency for their specific advice and rules for applying, and their own eligibility criteria. Nominating agencies may set their own closing date for applications.

Candidates must complete an application using the CSC’s online application system, in addition to any other application required to be completed by the nominating agency.

Scholarship Application

This scholarship needs a separate external application.

Important Dates

Date Additional Details
Application final end date Not Available
  • No specific deadline mentioned 

Please note that these dates could be in local country times and may not be IST (Indian standard time).

Additional Information

Applications will be considered according to the following selection criteria:

  • Academic merit of the candidate
  • Quality of the plan of study
  • Potential impact on the development of the candidate’s home country

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