Commonwealth Postgraduate Scholarships In Sri Lanka

Ministry of Higher Education & Highways Sri Lanka is pleased to offer a number of Commonwealth Postgraduate Scholarships. Eligible candidates should be the citizens of low-income commonwealth countries. They must be pursuing master degree in Sri Lanka. The winners will receive benefit of fully-funded award. The application deadline is 30 June every year.

Award Value
The scholarships provide benefit as follow:

  • Return economy airfare from the scholar’s home country to the host country
  • An arrival allowance of USD 500 to cover removal costs
  • Full tuition fees
  • A monthly/quarterly stipend intended to cover living costs, sustenance and local transport.
  • Scholars will need to cover accommodation costs from their stipend.

Level and Area of Studies
Master degree in any field of studies.

Place of Study: Sri Lanka.

Eligibility and Criteria
To be eligible, candidates must hold a first degree of upper second class standard (or above) in a discipline relevant to that in which study is proposed.

Applicants’ Nationality
Applicants must be a citizen of any Commonwealth country other than the host country.

Application Instruction
Please download the application form and guideline at the website and application link below.

Submission Deadline
30 June on annual basis.

Website and Application Link