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    Vice Chancellor's Africa Scholarship - 2022/23


    • Fee Status


    • Subject

      Anatomy / Forensic Anthropology / Forensic and Medical Art, Architecture and Urban Planning, Art and Design, Biological/Biomedical Sciences, Biomedical Engineering / Medical Imaging, Business (Accountancy / Economics / Finance / International Business), Civil Engineering / Structural Engineering, Computing / Applied Computing / Data Science / Data Engineering, Dentistry, Education, Electronic Engineering, Energy Petroleum and Mineral Law and Policy, English, Geography / Environmental Science, History, Law, Liberal Arts, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering / Industrial Engineering, Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Philosophy, Physics, Politics and International Relations, Psychology, Social Work

    • Value

      £5,000 per year of study

    • Level of Study

      Postgraduate, Undergraduate

    • Mode of Study


    • Start Date

      September 2022, January 2023

    • Duration

      Up to 5 years

    • Country of domicile


      International: Available for 53 countries. See all countries

      Country Overseas: Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo (Democratic Republic), Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, St Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe



The University of Dundee is offering scholarships of £5,000 per year of study – up to a maximum value of £25,000 to applicants living in Africa.

To be eligible for an award, you must meet all the following criteria:

  1. Have an offer to study:
    1. A full time, Undergraduate course excluding any courses in the School of Medicine or the School of Dentistry OR  
    2. A full time, 180 credit postgraduate taught course over the course of 1 year. If you are studying a 2-year full time postgraduate taught course, you may be eligible for the award in both years.
  2. Be domiciled in an African country (please see Key Facts document for full list of eligible countries).
  3. Have International fee status as determined by the University of Dundee.

Where eligible, this scholarship can be combined with the following scholarships:  

  • Alumni or Alumni Family
  • Discover Business at Dundee

University of Dundee Scholarship Terms and Conditions 2022-23 apply.

Further Information

Please carefully read the Vice Chancellor's Regional Scholarship Key Facts 2022-23 document for further information.

Do I have to apply?

No. There is not a separate application form for this scholarship. You must apply to study a course at the University of Dundee first and your eligibility will be assessed as part of your course application. We will notify you in writing if you have received a scholarship.

Contact Us

If the answer to your query is not included in our Terms and Conditions, please email scholarships@dundee.ac.uk. We will need your Application ID number, or if you have not yet applied, please ensure you provide enough information to allow us to answer your enquiry.