Cambridge International Scholarships (CISS) 

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Cambridge International Scholarships: Cambridge University will offer, via the Cambridge Trusts, at least 80 Cambridge International Scholarships to Overseas Students who embark on a research course in the academic year.

The awards will be made on a competitive basis to those applicants considered by their departments to be the most outstanding.

Value of the award:

Each award will underwrite the full cost of fees and maintenance for the duration of the course.

Duration of the award:

The award has a maximum duration of three years and is available to all students who will be registered for a three year research programme, leading to the PhD (including CPGS).

Scholarship Application Eligibility Criteria:

To be eligible to receive a Cambridge International Scholarship students must:

  • be liable to pay the Overseas University Composition Fee.
  • be engaged in a three year research programme leading to the PhD (i.e. will be registered as PhD, "Probationary PhD" or "CPGS").
  • be engaged in full-time study.
  • have a high upper-second-class undergraduate honours degree from a UK Higher Education Institution, or an equivalent from an Overseas Institution.

    Several hundred partially funded awards will also be made by the Cambridge Trusts using the departmental CISS ranking list.

    Deadline: 15th December.

    For further details and application materials, see: Cambridge International Scholarships Website

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