Africa Dev Scholarships at Loughborough University UK 2018


Every year Loughborough University UK offers Full Tuition fee Graduate School Development Trust scholarship for African students. Application for 2018. Loughborough University Graduate School Development Trust Africa Scholarships: Full-fee Scholarships.

Accepted Subject Areas: Masters Taught Courses offered at Loughborough University

Towards the end of each year, Loughborough University, UK announce its full-fee scholarships for international full-time taught postgraduate students who are currently domiciled (permanently living) in Africa. The Loughborough University Graduate School Development Trust Africa Scholarships covers 100% of the course fees for your chosen postgraduate taught course for one year (replacing any Departmental or Loughborough University scholarships or bursaries you may already have been awarded).

Scholarship Offered Since: Not Specified

Selection Criteria

For 2016 entry the scholarship application procedure is an open competition. Students may only apply for the scholarship after an offer for a place has been made. Students who are in possession of an offer (conditional or unconditional) of a place on a postgraduate taught course can apply for the scholarship using the application form which will be provided from the link below.

Who is qualified to apply?

The selection panel will use the following eligibility criteria when assessing applications:

  • Currently domiciled (permanently living) in Africa
  • Evidence of exceptional academic achievement (normally a 1st Class Honours Degree)
  • Commitment to return to their home country on completion of postgraduate programme
  • Evidence of the ability and commitment to making a significant contribution to their home country on their return
  • Full understanding of the costs involved in coming to study and live in the UK
  • Evidence of strong motivation and initiative to secure funds to cover the remainder of the costs involved

How Many Scholarships are available? The University will award a limited number of scholarships

What are the benefits?

The scholarship will cover 100% of the course fees. Students will be expected to fund their travel and maintenance costs through other sources.

How long will sponsorship last?

Financial award will last for the full duration of the postgraduate taught degree programme

Eligible African Countries

All African Countries

To be taken at (country): Loughborough University UK

Application Deadline: The deadline for applications will be provided on the link below but typically around 30th April 2016

Offered annually? Yes

How to Apply

Visit scholarship webpage for details


The scholarships are being funded through a combination of generous external funding and Loughborough University funds UK.

Important Notes:

  • Note that scholarship applications will not be considered unless the applicant is holding an offer or a place at the time of submission (this offer may be conditional or unconditional).
  • Do not submit your scholarship application until you have received your offer letter.
  • Applications will be initially shortlisted and the final decision on the awards will be made by a selection panel of senior staff of the University.
  • All those applying will be notified of the outcome of their application by email by the end of May at the latest.



  • My Name is Adama but people call me Adans which I prefer much and I am from the Gambia, Western part of Africa, I already got my Bachelors and now looking for further studies for a Masters Degree program if I’m accepted in this Program of scholarships at this prestigious University.
    Till then, I remain to hearing from you soon.

    Best regards:

  • J’aimerais savoir les conditions qui me permettraient de postuler à cette bourse. Je suis étudiant Ivoirien titulaire d’un Master en Droit privé. Je souhaiterais faire une thèse en me spécialisant en Droit petrolier.

  • My name is Remedan yusuf fom Ethiopia.I was graduated from Jimma University in Business management at 2009.I want study M.A in Business administration.
    Thank you for your full sponsorship.
    Your sincerly
    Remedan yusuf

  • Hello,,mi name is Ajidiru Gladys from Uganda,,i completed my bachelors degree one year back and i would like to pursue masters in rural development,if there is any vacancy you let me know. Thanks a lot.

  • October 11, 2017 at 6:20 am
    my name is abebe mengist. i am from Ethiopia.i have BSc degree from haramaya university collage of computing and informatic by information science department and i want to learn my MSc in your university by bioinformatics and related fields so please consider me as one of your students comes in 2018.please contact me by
    phone number +251915854700 or
    gmail [email protected]

  • Hi I am sultan Feyisa from Ethiopia I am studying engineering at dilla university if I got this chance I will be improve my knowledge please contact me on my Gmail account

  • My name is Teferi Ayele from Ethiopia ,I graduated from one of Ethiopian University by field of Agricultural science by 2003 G.C,and if I get a chance will like to upgrade myself,please inform to me ,by Email.

  • hello my name is haddy cham an i am from Gambia.i am in management development institute,am doing management program ,i have complete the certificate level .now am doing diploma in management. and i am very interested to study in your university please help me to have it .so that i will further my education in abroad,thank you for your kind attention.

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  • hi my name is Fatima from Algeria .i am not finished my master study yet and i am interested to study in your university .please give me that chance

  • My name is Gelana Abdisa.I am from Ethiopia and
    studying civil engineering I want
    to upgrade,in your university if the good will of
    you.sooner to see you!

  • Dear scholarship team
    My name is OBIOHA CHEKWUBE MICHAEL from NIGERIA l have just finished my senior secondary school education. I want to upgrade myself, please help me and upgrade me.

  • I am ALEM tesfay from ethiopia I have degree in international trade and investment managment …so I need further my education am interested if give me your chaince

  • Dear scholarship team
    My name is syelvester Amara Sheriff Jr from SIERRA LEONE l have just finished my senior secondary school education. I want to upgrade myself, please hello me and upgrade me.

  • my name is kebede zerihun Teshome . i am from Ethiopia . i was graduate from bahir dar university in Ethiopia in 2017 by leather engineering . i scored good grade when i was studied in bahirdar GPA 3.72 out of 4.00 . i am very inst rested to studied in your university.please give the chance.

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