Common wealth Scholarship for International students 2013


Common wealth Scholarship for International students 2013

Sheffield Hallam University participates in the CSSS Scheme and welcomes applications from students for this prestigious award. The award covers tuition fees, living and travel costs for the duration of a Masters course.

In 2013/14 (September intake) Sheffield Hallam University is going to allocate four CSSS scholarships. The deadline for applications is 12 April 2013.

Guidance on how to apply can be found on the CSSS website. How to apply information can be found on the ‘Information for candidates’ page.. Please ensure that all necessary documents are included in your EAS online application as failure to do so will delay your application and reduce your chances of success. You can add documents as a PDF to your online application or send them to quoting your EAS application number indicating that you have already applied online. For queries about the online system please contact


The documents to be included in the online application are

–          a copy of your IELTS certificate (or equivalent)

–          copies of your qualifications


You can send these documents or any general queries about the application process to


Department of International Development

Sheffield Hallam University

City Campus

20 Furnival Street, 3rd floor


S1 4QT

United Kingdom


ELIGIBILITY for the Common wealth Scholarship for International students 2013

To meet Commonwealth Scholarship Commission (CSC) eligibility criteria, candidates must

–          be nationals of (or permanently domiciled in) a Commonwealth developing country, and not be currently living or studying in a developed country

–          First degree at either first or upper second class level

–          be sufficiently fluent in English to pursue the course

–          have not previously studied for one year or more in a developed country

–          be able to confirm in writing that neither they nor their families would otherwise be able to pay for the proposed course of study

–          Return to their home country within one month of the end of their course

–          be applying and enrolling on a course with Sheffield Hallam starting in 2013/14 academic year

–          have an unconditional offer from Sheffield Hallam University


METHOD OF APPLICATION for the Common wealth Scholarship for International students 2013


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