Free Study In UK United Kingdom

Free Study In UK United Kingdom

To contribute to development needs of Commonwealth countries by providing training for skilled and qualified university teaching faculty working on full time, and to contribute to UK higher education and foreign policy aims by encouraging collaboration and links.

The Higher Education Commission (HEC) invites applications for award of Commonwealth Scholarships (Master’s & PhD) for Pakistan/AJ&K nationals in the United Kingdom for year 2020. For details, please visit

Programmes offered

Commonwealth Scholarships are for full time university teaching faculty from low and middle income Commonwealth countries, for fulltime Doctoral study (PhD) at a UK University. These scholarships are offered under following six themes:

 Science and technology for development
Strengthening health systems and capacity
Promoting global prosperity
Strengthening global peace, security and governance
Strengthening resilience and response to crises
Access, inclusion and opportunity
Benefits of the programme

For Commonwealth PhD teaching faculty related details i.e. financial coverage, eligibility criteria, Terms & Conditions, desired program, participating universities Visit following web link and go through available information/documents thoroughly for your understanding. Please apply online, if and only if you hold fulltime teaching position at Public or private University recognized by HEC.


Duration of the Programme

The duration of the scholarship program is Three-Four years for PhD starting from fall 2020.