University of Cape Town International and Refugee Scholarships 2023


Applications are invited from suitably qualified international and refugee students for the University of Cape Town International and Refugee Scholarships for postgraduate study in any discipline at UCT.

The international and refugee scholarships are renewable for the duration of the course, if satisfactory progress is maintained, for 1 year at honours level, 2 at master’s level and 3 at doctoral level. These scholarships are awarded on a competitive basis.

Scholarship Sponsor(s): University of Cape Town, South Africa

Scholarship Type: Partial Funding

Host Institution(s): University of Cape Town, South Africa

Scholarship Worth: Up to R35,000

Number of Awards: Several

Study Level: Postgraduate

Nationality: International Students

UCT International and Refugee Scholarships | Eligibility Criteria

To be considered for the University of Cape Town International and Refugee Scholarships 2023, interested applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Applicants must be an international or refugee student applying for a full-time programme at University of Cape Town, South Africa.
  • Applicants must demonstrate excellent academic abilities.
  • Applicants must meet the admission requirements for an eligible course at the University for the 2023 academic session.

Application Procedures

How-to-Apply: Interested applicants for the UCT International and refugee Scholarships 2023 are to first apply for full-time admission through the UCT admissions office or the faculty office. Applicants can then proceed to complete an online application form by the application deadline.

Application Deadline: 9th August 2022

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