Global Health Scholarship at University of Edinburgh in UK (Fully-Funded)

The Global Health Academy initiative cuts across the traditional vertical health structures moving to novel integrated health systems training. Our aim is to promote a global community of practice where students can access multiple strands of knowledge from many different experts to tackle some of the biggest challenges in the 21st century.

Title: Global Health: Online Commonwealth Scholarships (Fully-Funded)


  • The University's Global Health Academy has been awarded 10 fully funded studentships across six online Masters programmes within the domain of Global Health.
  • The scholarship includes full tuition fee and resources to enhance student participation, access and research skills. 
  • This includes participation in a summer school; contribution towards student costs of internet access & printing (journal articles, etc); and a contribution to MSc project costs (materials, travel, etc).


  • MSc Clinical Education
  • MSc Family Medicine
  • MSc Global Challenges
  • MSc Global eHealth
  • MSc Paediatric Emergency Medicine
  • eMPH Public Health
The scholarships will be awarded to a candidate who is accepted for admission onto an eligible programme and who is a citizen of and resident in one of the following developing Commonwealth countries: 
Bangladesh, Botswana, Cameroon, Ghana, India, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Pakistan, Rwanda, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia.

  • Citizen of developing Commonwealth countries are eligible to apply.


  • Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have an undergraduate degree.
  • English Language Requirement: University accepts all of the English language qualifications for entry to the University, including IELTS qualifications from any IELTS test center.
Closing Date
12th May, 2017

Method Of Application
Applicants who are eligible for these scholarships should apply for one of the six eligible programmes in the first instance and notify the programme director of their intention to apply for the scholarship. 
The programme director will then give you further information on how to apply.

Click HERE to for information


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