Afghan Women's Scholarship - September 2023

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Full tuition fee waiver, monthly living allowance
Level of study
Full time
Starting date
1 September 2023
Fee status

Closing date

Sunday 26 March 2023 at 23:59 (UK time)





Additional requirements


  • The University accepts applications from female applicants with Afghan nationality and fee status: International. 
  • All eligible applicants must be able to evidence their nationality and country of domicile 
  • All eligible applicants must be entering a full time, on campus Postgraduate Taught programme. Undergraduate and Postgraduate Research programmes are not covered by this scholarship.  
  • All eligible applicants must hold an offer to study at the University of Dundee, either conditional or unconditional.  
  • We use Ecctis to equate international qualifications to those in the UK. Applicants who have studied at an Afghan university must have a Masters degree in order to be considered for a Postgraduate Taught degree at the University of Dundee.

Further information

  • The successful scholar will receive a full tuition fee waiver for 1 year of study
  • The programme of study must be a postgraduate taught programme – Research and Undergraduate programmes are not included.  
  • Successful awardees will also receive a monthly living cost allowance, in line with the UKVI Living Cost requirement. 
  • Successful awardees will also receive a monthly allowance for accommodation, in line with the University Accommodation amount. Applicants can chose to stay on campus, or in private residence. Costs for accommodation will be paid directly to students, who are then responsible for paying their accommodation provider. 
  • The successful scholar also has access to the University of Dundee Pre-Sessional English programmes if required. 

Important Information

Please note that you will not hear about the outcome of your scholarship application until early April 2023. 

Please ensure that you have submitted all relevant documents to

Please note that if your application does not contain a valid ID number and if you were not in receipt of an offer at the time of your application, your application will not be considered.


How to Apply
  • The applicant should complete the application form, which can be located by selecting the 'Apply now' button. We will also require supporting documentation to proceed with your application.

  • The University will verify documentation submitted to evidence the applicant's nationality and country of domicile, alongside any information submitted as part of the main programme application.