Field of Study:
The Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships (QECS) offer a unique opportunity to study a two-year Master’s degree in a low or middle-income Commonwealth country.
The scholarships are aimed at students who are committed to creating change in their communities.
Applicants will need to submit their university applications before applying.
The following South African universities are part of the QECS:
- MSc Astrophysics*
- MSc Environmental Science*
- MSc Chemistry*
- MSc Pharmacology
- MSc Pharmaceutical Chemistry
- MSc Pharmaceutics
- M in Industrial Engineering
- MA History
- MA Music
- MA Social Anthropology
- MA Development Studies
- MA International Relations
- All Faculties, full-time two-year Masters courses at Rhodes University, Makhanda.
- MEng Engineering (Chemical Engineering)
- MSc Psychology
- MSc Psychiatry
- Health and Life Sciences
- Physical Sciences and Mathematical Sciences
- Human and Social Sciences
- Management Sciences and Law
- Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Closing date: 10 June 2021
North West University:
- Physics, chemistry and maths required.
- Honours degree or equivalent.
- Refer to the Stellenbosch University website.
University of Pretoria
Honours degree or equivalent.
University of Venda
Minimum 60% average at Honours level for admission in Masters degree.