Latest European Scholarships For Africans

By Adeyemi Bukola on 15-Dec-2020


Higher education institutes in Europe offer world-class education with a high-quality Master’s program in basically every field. So why not take advantage of the opportunity to study abroad and gloat in the one of a kind experience the continent has to offer. These are a few of the most recent scholarships in Europe;

1. Barcelona Graduate School of Economics (GSE) Scholarships for International Students

The Barcelona GSE can offer tuition waivers and fully-funded scholarships to international students who are interested in pursuing a degree program at the Institution. Only applicants with outstanding academic records will receive a financial offer. Candidates who submit a completed application before January 15 will be considered for all funding opportunities. Those who apply after that date will be considered for any remaining available funding. 

Application Deadline: 15th January 2021

Eligible Countries: All nationality

Value: Fully funded scholarships,  Waivers of 100%, 75%, 50%, and 25% of tuition fees, and Teaching assistantships

2.   University of Oxford Dulverton Scholarships 2021/2022 for Europe and sub-Saharan African Students

The Dulverton Scholarships are available to applicants who are ordinarily resident in any of the countries listed on their website and who are applying to any full-time masters or DPhil course at Oxford. Preference will be given to those applying for a master’s degree. DPhil applicants and Master of Public Policy (MPP), MSc Financial Economics (MFE), and Master of Business Administration (MBA) applicants will be considered as a lower priority. Preference will be given to applicants who have not already studied in the UK or the USA. There is no separate application process for this scholarship: to be considered, submit your application for graduate study by the relevant January deadline (depending on your course). Selection is expected to take place by the end of May 2021.

Application Deadline:  January 2021

Eligible Countries: Countries in sub-Saharan Africa and the EEA

Value of Scholarship: The scholarship covers course fees, college fees, and a grant for living costs.

Type: Postgraduate

3.  Excellence Scholarships At Utrecht University, Netherlands

The Utrecht Excellence Scholarship offers several graduate scholarship awards to highly talented prospective international students, with the opportunity to pursue a degree in a selected number of fields at Utrecht University. After applying to the Master’s program, non-EU/EEA students will have the option to apply for a Utrecht Excellence Scholarship.

Application Deadline: Before 31 January 2021

Eligible Countries: International

Value:  tuition or  tuition fees plus 11.000 euro living expenses

Type: Masters 

4.     Ghent University Full-fee Scholarships for Developing Countries

 Ghent University With support from its “Special Research Fund” (BOF), is providing grants scholarship opportunities to promising students from developing countries who wish to carry out half of their Ph.D. research at Ghent University and half in a university in a developing country.

Application Deadline: 4th February 2021

Eligible Countries: Developing Countries

Value of Scholarship: The Ghent University promoter  receives a bench fee to cover (part of) the operational costs, as well as the traveling costs of the student

Type: Doctoral

For guidance and more information on how to apply, sign up for a study abroad consultation with us, and reach out to one of our study abroad consultants to guide you through the application and selection process.



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