Oxford University Scholarship Programme For Developing Countries


The Oxford University is offering a fully-funded scholarships to students from developing countries in the UK. The Oxford University Scholarship Programme is designed to support outstanding Postgraduate students from developing and emerging economies throughout Africa, Asia and South America. Oxford university is a collegiate research university situated in Oxford, England. This scholarship is one that will give you a better future. Hurry now and apply to avoid disappointment. See below for further details.

The Oxford University offers Louis Dreyfus-Weidenfeld and Hoffmann Scholarships and Leadership Programme. The Louis Dreyfus Foundation is aimed at promoting sustainable agriculture, food security and self-sufficiency, particularly through education and direct support to farmers, with a specific focus on developing countries in the above-mentioned regions.

Course Level:

Scholarships are available for pursuing a full-time graduate degree programme. Students whose first language is not English PR who have not studied at an English repealing university are expected to take either the TOEFL or IELTS test to proof their their competency in English

Study Subject:

List of subjects offered are: MSc in Africa studies

  • Bachelor of Civil Law (BCL)
  • MPhil in Biodiversity, Conservation and Management
  • MSc in Biodiversity
  • Conservation and Management  MPhil in Comparative Social Policy
  • MSc in Computer Science, MSc in Comparative Social Policy
  • MSc in Contemporary Chinese Studies
  • MPhil in Development Studies
  • MPhil in Economics
  • MSc in Economics for Development
  • MPhil in Environmental Change and Management
  • MSc in Environmental Change and Management
  • MPhil in Evidence-Based Social Intervention and Policy Evaluation
  • MSc in Evidence-Based Social Intervention and Policy Evaluation,
  • MSc in Global Governance and Diplomacy, MSc in Financial Economics
  • MSc in Global Health Science
  • MSc in International Health and Tropical Medicine
  • MPhil in International Relations
  • MPhil in Latin American Studies
  • MSc in Latin American Studies
  • MSc in Law and Finance
  • Magister Juris (MJur)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • MSc in Mathematical and Computational Finance
  • MSc in Mathematical Modelling and Scientific Computing
  • MSc in Mathematics and Foundations of Computer Science
  • MPhil in Modern South Asian Studies
  • MSc Modern South Asian Studies
  • MPhil in Nature
  • Society and Environmental Governance
  • MSc in Nature
  • Society and Environmental Governance
  • MPhil in Politics (Comparative Government)
  • MPhil in Politics (Political Theory)
  • MSc in Politics Research
  • Master of Public Policy (MPP)
  • MSc in Refugee and Forced Migration Studies
  • MSc in Social Science of the Internet
  • MSc in Statistical Science
  • MPhil in Tibetan and Himalayan Studies
  • MPhil in Traditional East Asia
  • MPhil in Water Science
  • Policy and Management and  MSc in Water Science
  • Policy and Management.

Host Nationality For The Oxford University Scholarship Programme

This is a fully-funded scholarship that is hosted in the United Kingdom for international students from developing countries.

Scholarship Worth:

The scholarship has a total value of £14,296. The scholarships are awarded for the full duration of your fee liability for the agreed course.

Eligibility For Oxford University Scholarship Programme

  • Applicants must be applying and willing to start a new graduate course at Oxford.
  • Upon completion of studies, students should be intending to return to their country of ordinary residence. Oxford students are not qualified to apply unless they are already Weidenfeld-Hoffmann scholars.
  • The Louis Dreyfus-Weidenfeld Scholarships and Leadership Programme targets future leaders pursuing diverse careers with a focus on improving food security and sustainability. Successful applicants must demonstrate that, following their academic studies at Oxford, they are committed to serving the global community through their chosen field of work, including but not limited to: the agricultural industry, development areas, politics and/or law related to food security and/or sustainable agriculture, health care, environmental and water management, economic, public and foreign policy.
  • Applicants must have the ability to demonstrate a connection between your subject of study and your longer-term career objectives, describing how you see your professional work and how you intend to contribute to improve the public life in your country of origin or at a wider regional or international level. This scholarship is designed to support individuals who, after completion of their supported studies, will go on to actively engage in the chosen fields
  • Applicants should have their previous degree.

How to Apply 

  • To be eligible, students must select the Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Scholarships and Leadership Programme in the University of Oxford Scholarships section of the University’s graduate application form and submit an application for graduate study before the deadline which is usually January.
  • Students are also required to complete a Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Scholarships Questionnaire and upload it, alongside the graduate application form before deadline.

Applicants are advised to give their correct information as the university will use the details you insert in the ‘Nationality and ordinary residence’ section of the graduate application form to assess your country of ordinary residence. False information will not be processed.

  • In order to be successful, applicants must be successful in being offered a place on their course after consideration of applications has been received.

Application Deadline

WSF Team will give you feedback as soon as the scholarship commences


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