Edinburgh Napier University African Scholarships


Edinburgh Napier University, UK is pleased to be offering a fee reduction scholarships for African Students to study for Undergraduate or Postgraduate (Masters) degree courses in the 2017/2018 academic year.

The African Scholarships are partial scholarships for self-funding students from Africa and it is offered by Edinburgh Napier University.

The University has partial scholarships of £3,000 available for self-funding students domiciled in Africa starting a course at Edinburgh Napier in September 2017 or January 2018.

In order to be eligible for this award, you must be:

  • domiciled in Africa at the time of application
  • self-funding your course
  • holding an offer to study a bachelors or masters course in September 2017

If you have discounted tuition fees from a partner university or are in receipt of another scholarship, you would not be are not eligible.

Selection process:
You will be automatically considered for the scholarship if you meet the following selection criteria:

  • you meet the eligibility criteria detailed above
  • you have made your £3,500 deposit payment towards your fees.

There is no additional application process for this scholarship.

Method of Application
To apply for this scholarship award, you must meet the eligibility criteria as detailed above, and also make your £3,500 deposit payment towards your fees. Thereafter, visit the official website (link to it is below) for complete information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Students from Ghana and Nigeria:
Please contact Buchi Chinwuba in our West Africa office if you have any questions about this scholarship. Please Email Buchi Chinwuba.

Students from the rest of Africa:
Please contact Neil Austin in our Edinburgh office if you have any questions about this scholarship. Please Email Neil Austin

Applications for the 2017/18 programme  are now open – if you have a query about the application process or wish to be notified of updates and the 2017/18  programme, please see the Dates, Fees and Applications page. There is no clearly stated deadline date before which you must apply, however, annual application deadlines are traditionally before mid-May

Details for your visa:
The scholarship amount will be shown on the Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS) email that we issue for your Tier 4 Student Visa application.

Edinburgh Napier University is a public university in Edinburgh, Scotland. It has over 19,500 students, including those on-campus in Scotland and others studying on transnational programmes abroad and online. In 2016 this included nearly 9,500 international and EU students, from more than 140 nations worldwide.


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