Edinburgh Global Online Distance Learning Scholarships 2020/2021

Last Updated on June 11, 2023 by Hotjobsng

The University of Edinburgh scholarships will offer  a number of scholarships for distance learning Master’s programmes offered by the University.


Host Institution(s): University of Edinburgh in United Kingdom

Level/Field of study: Any distance learning Master’s programme offered by the University.

Number of Awards: 12


Target group

Angola, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia,  Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Democratic Republic of Congo, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, The Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Kenya, Kiribati,  Democratic Republic of Korea, Lao PDR, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Niger, Rwanda, São Tomé and Principe, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Syrian Arab Republic, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Timor-Leste, Togo, Tuvalu, Uganda, Vanuatu, Republic of Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Scholarship value

Each scholarship will cover full tuition fees and will be tenable for the normal duration of the programme of study.


Scholarships will be available for students commencing in session 2020-21 in any distance learning Masters programme offered by the University. Applicants must be nationals of the eligible countries (see above).

Applicants should already have been offered a place at the University of Edinburgh and should have firmly accepted that offer or be intending to do so.

Application instructions

Eligible applicants are required to complete an online scholarship application. Visit the official scholarship link below for more info.

Application Deadline

 The scholarship deadline is 1 June 2020.


Official Scholarship Website: http://www.ed.ac.uk/student-funding/postgraduate/e-learning/online-masters

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