Gates Cambridge Scholarships for International Students
The University of Cambridge invites students from all over the world to apply for the Gates Scholarship for international students at university of Cambridge .
About the Scholarship :
The Gates Cambridge Scholarships are one of the most prestigious international scholarships in the world. Scholarships 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.
About Cambridge University:
The University of Cambridge is the second oldest university in the English-speaking world after Oxford, and one of the seven ancient universities in the British Isles. The University is located in Cambridge, UK.
Details of the Gates Cambridge Scholarship
Deadline: 9 October / 3 December 2019 (annually) ,The study will begins in October 2020
Host Institution: University of Cambridge, UK
Course level : PhD, MSc or any one-year postgraduate program in any specialization offered at the University
Number of scholarships: About 95 scholarships are awarded each year.
Target group: Citizens of any country outside the UK
You can apply for a Gates Cambridge Scholarship if you are:
- 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.)
You can check the eligibility checker to quickly check if you are eligible to apply for a Gates Cambridge Scholarship.
A Gates Cambridge Scholarship covers the full cost of studying at Cambridge including tuition fees, maintenance allowance, travel costs, etc. It also provides additional, discretionary funding such as academic development funding, family allowance, fieldwork, etc.
Read about the full scholarship value at this link
How to apply to Scholarship:
Applicants must apply for admission to graduate degree and mention that they apply for Cambridge Gates Scholarship – via the University’s applicant portal.
Deadline: There are two deadlines for applications for the Gates Scholarship at Cambridge:
9 October 2019 (for US citizens residing in the USA)
3 December 2019 or 7 January 2020 depending on the course (for all other eligible applicants).
If you are already interested in getting the Scholarship at the University of Cambridge to pursue a Masters or PhD, you can now apply here