LHS (School of Life and Health Sciences) Postgraduate Masters Scholarships – Commonwealth Shared Scholarship Scheme


These scholarships are for students from developing Commonwealth countries who would not otherwise be able to study in the United Kingdom.


Applicants must hold an offer for MSc in molecular toxicology or MSc in psychology of health and illness.|They must hold a undergraduate Bachelor's degree at either First/Upper Second class or equivalent (work experience cannot be accepted as an alternative).|They must be a national of an eligible Commonwealth country and permanently living in that country. |They must have the minimum English language requirement for the programme as no funding will be given for pre-sessional language programmes.|They must not have studied for one year or more in a developed country previously.|They must not be employed by a national government or an organisation owned or part-owned by the government (parastatal organisation) – higher education institutions are exempted from this restriction.

Quantity Available



  • Annual

Award Value

These are fully funded scholarships and include living stipend

Application procedure

Application form is available on the website.

Closing date

May 1st

Study Level

  • Postgraduate

Aston University

Founded in 1895 and a University since 1966, Aston is a long established research-led University known for its world-class teaching quality and strong links to industry, government and commerce. Professor Julia King became Vice-Chancellor of the University in 2006.
Aston University is based in the centre of Birmingham, home to over 65,000 students and one of Europe’s liveliest and most welcoming cities.
Our friendly and safe 40 acre campus houses all the University's academic, social and accommodation facilities for our 9,500 students.
Aston offers a range of undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes, and also works with the public and private sector to develop tailored Continuing Professional Development and Foundation Degree programmes.

Contact Details

  • aston.ac.uk
  • 0121 204 3000
  • 0121 204 3696
  • Aston University
    Aston Triangle
    B4 7ET
    United Kingdom

More information

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