Abroad universities scholarships for African Students 2024 25

Are you an African student looking for scholarships to study abroad this year? worry no more! Find the latest study abroad scholarships and grants that are open right now!

1. University of Melbourne.

The University of Melbourne is a public research university located in Melbourne, Australia. Founded in 1853, Times Higher Education ranks Melbourne as 33rd in the world, while the Academic Ranking of World Universities places Melbourne 44th in the world (both first in Australia). it is Australia’s second-oldest university and the oldest in Victoria.

Phone: +61 3 9035 5511

Total enrollment: 54,411 (2021)
Undergraduate tuition and fees: Domestic tuition 9,050 AUD, International tuition 39,168 AUD (2017 – 18)

University of Melbourne 2023 Melbourne Chancellor’s Scholarship, Australia

The Melbourne Chancellor’s Scholarship is an exciting opportunity for very high-achieving students from Africa and overseas. It’s designed to help you entwine the challenges and excitement of undergraduate study at the University of Melbourne. For the Chancellor’s Scholar, you’ll receive a living allowance and/or a living allowance, and a guaranteed place in a professional graduate degree course.

Also, you’ll receive a Melbourne Global Scholars Award to help broaden your horizons with financial support for overseas study.


This scholarship is subject to the Coursework Scholarships Terms & Conditions and can be deferred to the following academic year. In addition, you must achieve an average result of at least 70 per half-year study period.

Aim and Benefits of the University of Melbourne Chancellors Scholarship (domestic students)

This scholarship is offered to talented students in recognition of their outstanding academic achievement during their Australian Year 12 or International Baccalaureate (IB).

  • HECS Student Contribution exemption for the full duration of a Commonwealth Supported Place in an undergraduate degree, a concurrent diploma, and 25 credit points of single subject enrolments
  • Living allowance for up to three years with a value of $5,000 per year for students who studied in Victoria or $10,000 per year for students who studied outside Victoria.
    The duration of the allowance will be extended by one year if you enrol in a bachelor (extended) course and/or a concurrent diploma at the same time as your bachelor’s degree at the University of Melbourne.
  • Melbourne Global Scholars Award of up to $2,500 for an approved period of overseas study as an Exchange or Study Abroad student
  • Guaranteed Commonwealth Supported Place in one of the professional master’s degrees for students who meet the prerequisite course and entry requirements for the master’s degree.

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2. Edinburgh Global Online Distance Learning Scholarships

The University of Edinburgh is a public research university based in Edinburgh, Scotland. Founded by the town council under the authority of a royal charter of King James VI in 1582 and officially opened.

Address: Old College, South Bridge, Edinburgh EH8 9YL, United Kingdom

Undergraduate tuition and fees: Local tuition 1,820 GBP, Domestic tuition 9,250 GBP, International tuition 23,200 GBP (2017 – 18)
Founded: 1583
Total enrollment: 49,065 (2021)

University of Edinburgh                                                   
Online Masters Degree

Deadline: 5 June  (Annual)
Study in:  any Country (online)
Course starts Sept 

Host Institution(s):

University of Edinburgh in the United Kingdom

Level/Field of study:

Any part-time distance learning Master’s programme offered by the University.

Number of Awards: 20

Target group: Applicants must be nationals and residents of the countries listed here.

Scholarship value/duration:

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 any part-time distance learning master programme offered by the University in session 2023-2024. Applicants must be nationals of the eligible countries (listed above).

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

Applicants will be asked to include the following within their statement: Within your statement please include: (a) the specific elements of this programme that attracted you to the University of Edinburgh; (b) confirm how successful completion of this programme will benefit your career and personal development and (c) how this will enable you to contribute to your community/region or country?


Official Scholarship Website:

Application instructions:

Instructions on how to apply for the scholarship will be found on the official website. The deadline for applications is  5 June.

It is important to visit the official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Brief description:

The University of Edinburgh will offer scholarships for eligible part-time distance learning Master’s programmes offered by the University.

The University of Edinburgh has five GREAT Scholarships, each worth £10,000, available for the 2023-24 academic year.

Four scholarships are for any taught master’s programme for students from the following countries:

  • China (one scholarship, apply by 31 March)
  • India (one scholarship, apply by 31 March)
  • Turkey (one scholarship, 1 May)
  • Vietnam (one scholarship, 1 May)

One scholarship is for a master’s programme related to climate change, for a student from:

  • Nigeria (one scholarship, apply by 31 March).

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3. Khalifa University 2023 Graduate Research / Teaching Scholarship For International Students, UAE

Khalifa University is a public research university located in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. It was ranked as the 181st best university in the world by QS World University rankings of 2023.

Address: Shakhbout Bin Sultan St – Hadbat Al Za’faranah – Zone 1 – Abu Dhabi – United Arab Emirates

Hours: Closed ⋅ Opens 8 am Mon

Phone: +971 2 312 3333

Students: 3,500+
Motto: Nurturing tomorrow’s leaders. Growing the knowledge economy
Campus: Urban
Founded: 2007
Khalifa University of Science and Technology offers the following scholarships to support qualified international students enrolled in graduate programs on a full-time basis. The University reserves the right to make changes to the published scholarship benefits and conditions without prior notice.

khalifa University Master Research Teaching Scholarship (MRTS)

Aim and Benefits of khalifa University Master Research Teaching Scholarship (MRTS)

The MRTS scholarship supports international students pursuing a Master’s degree at Khalifa University. Scholarship benefits include:

  • Support to attend international research conferences, subject to approval.
  • Medical insurance coverage for students sponsored by Khalifa University (student visa), as per the University’s rules and regulations.
  • Full coverage of tuition fees
  • Monthly stipend of AED 4,000.
  • Mobilization and demobilization flight assistance for overseas international students

4. The University of Winnipeg 2023 President’s Scholarship for World Leaders (for International Students)

The University of Winnipeg is a public research university in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, that offers undergraduate faculties of art, business and economics, education, science and kinesiology and applied health as well as graduate programs.

Address: 515 Portage Ave, Winnipeg, MB R3B 2E9, Canada

Total enrollment: 9,359 (2017)
Founded: 1967
Colours: WhiteRed

The University of Winnipeg was established in 1967 when United College received its charter. The governance was modeled on the provincial University of Toronto Act of 1906 which established a bicameral system of university government.

Aim and Benefits of the University of Winnipeg President’s Scholarship for World Leaders

The University of Winnipeg President’s Scholarships for World Leaders for Graduate Students are valued at $5,000

Requirements for the University of Winnipeg President’s Scholarship for World Leaders Qualification

Candidates must meet the following criteria:

  • Have a minimum 80% admission average or equivalent
  • Be an international student
  • Entering the first year of any program
  • Demonstrate exceptional leadership qualities
  • Submit a complete admission application by the scholarship deadline date.

Qualifying year or Pre-Masters students do not qualify.

Interview date, Process and Venue for the University of Winnipeg President’s Scholarship for World Leaders

The University of Winnipeg President’s Scholarship for World Leaders deadline: June 1

Applicants to the President’s Scholarship for World Leaders should apply through the Awards Office here.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified? Go to the University of Winnipeg at www.uwinnipeg.ca to apply

Applicants must have completed an application for admission to the University of Winnipeg to be considered for this award.

A completed application package includes the following:

  • One 250-500 word personal statement
  • Two references who can speak to your extra-curricular/volunteer activities
  • A completed application form.
  • A curriculum vitae
  • Applicants to the President’s Scholarship for World Leaders should apply through the Awards Office here.

5. 75% Scholarship For Online Programs At IU International University Of Applied Sciences, Germany

Scholarship Description:

75% Scholarship for Online programs at IU International University of Applied Sciences, Germany is open for International Students Except for Germany, Switzerland, and Austria. The scholarship allows Bachelor, and Masters level programs (s) in the fields of Data Science, Computer Science, Finance, Artificial Intelligence, Accounting, Big Data, and Engineering Management taught at IU International University of Applied Sciences, IU International University of Applied Sciences. The deadline for the scholarship is.

Private university in Bad Honnef, Germany

IU International University of Applied Sciences is a private, state-recognized University of Applied Sciences based in Erfurt, Germany. It offers campus-based in-person, distance and blended-learning programs in German and English.