Commonwealth Split-site PhD Scholarship 2023 in the UK

Written by Olashile Ojuroye on

Feb 01, 2023

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The Commonwealth Split-site Scholarships support one year’s study at a UK university as part of a PhD being undertaken in a candidate’s home country, under the joint supervision of a home country and UK supervisor. The 12-month period of study in the UK supported by the scholarship can be taken at any stage during your PhD study, providing this is justified in your study plan. It can be divided into two or more periods, with no more than 12 months elapsing between each award term. If you have not already started your PhD at the time of your application, you will be eligible to spend a maximum of six months in the UK in your first year of study. These scholarships are for: 12 months of study at a UK university as part of an applicant’s doctoral studies in their home country, starting in Jan 2023 Applicants who are registered (or will be registered by September 2022) for a PhD at a university in an eligible Commonwealth country