2018/2019 University College London Scholarships for African Students In London, UK


The University College London is offering African undergraduate and graduate scholarships to study in London. This is a long awaited opportunity to Africans that dreams of schooling in London, England. This scholarships is meant to elevate African students from low income background that cannot meet up with the university financial requirements due to poor governance in their region. This scholarships will refine African scholars into world icons and as well help them to achieve their aims and goals in life.

University College London is a public research university in London, England, and a constituent college of the federal University of London. It is the third largest university in the United Kingdom by total enrollment and the largest by postgraduate enrollment.

University College London is one the best university in the universe, it is ranked 16th in the world (3rd in Europe) with about 39,400 students and 14,600 staff (including around 7,100 academic staff and 840 professors) and had a total group income of £1.327 billion, of which £459.8 million was from research grants and contracts. 

The University College London is a world-leading center of research and teaching excellence in global health. Our vision is to collaborate across disciplines to find solutions to global health problems. We believe there is no single solution to the world’s health problems. 

Application Deadline: 27th sept, 2018

Course Type: Scholarships are available to pursue undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate program.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to study the course offered by the institution

Scholarship Award: Scholarship worth of ;

  • £18,850: Tuition fee for overseas students in 2018-2019
  • £800:  for clothing
  • £15,000: for Accommodation, food, public transport and other daily expenses

Number of Scholarships: Numbers not known

Scholarship can be taken in the UK


  • African students from the under-listed countries can apply

Nigeria, South Africa,Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Ivory Coast, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Western Sahara, Zambia and  Zimbabwe.

  • The candidate must be an African national and a permanent resident of an African nation at the time of application.
  • The candidate must have made an application and been accepted to University College London to study for a full-time program.
  • Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.
  • Applicants must be excelling academically


  1. All application Form must be submitted before the application closing date  and supporting documentation by the 27th of April, 2018.
  2. Candidates are required to submit their completed scholarship application forms with the following documentation:
  • Two reference letters. (Preferably one professional and one academic reference). Reference letters must be on letter-headed paper with a signature and must be signed across the seal of the envelope to ensure confidentiality (if sent by post). If sent by e-mail the referee can send the signed letter directly to Alison Gilry at
  • A copy of the UCL unconditional offer letter for the relevant academic year that the scholarship is intended for.
  • A current CV.
  • Copies of certificates and transcripts for higher education and professional training.
  • A detailed personal statement.


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