Mauritius Africa Scholarship Scheme for Undergraduate and Postgraduate Studies -2022

The Government of Mauritius is pleased to announce that the Mauritius Africa scholarship Scheme is open to students who are resident citizens of member states of the African Union or African Commonwealth countries for the 2022/23 academic session.

The scholarship award is available for undergraduate, Masters and PhD studies enrolled for a full-time on-campus programme at a public Higher Education Institution in Mauritius. Interested applicants are encouraged to take advantage of the opportunity.

Scholarship Sponsor(s): Government of Mauritius

Scholarship Type: Full Funding

Host Institution(s): Higher Education Institutions in Mauritius

Scholarship Worth: See Scholarship benefits

Number of Awards: Several

Study Level: Undergraduate and Postgraduate

Nationality: Africans

Mauritius Africa Scholarship Scheme 2022 | Eligibility Criteria

To be considered for the Mauritius Africa Scholarship Scheme 2022, applicants are to meet the following criteria:

  • For undergraduate programmes, applicants should be above 18 years of age and should not have reached their 26th birthday by 22 August 2022.
  • For Master’s programmes, applicants should not have reached 35 years and, for PhD programmes, applicants should not have reached 40 years by 22 August 2022.
  • Applicants must have already applied for a full-time on-campus programme (Diploma, Degree, Master’s or PhD) at a public Higher Education Institution in Mauritius (listed in Section 8 in the appropriate Guidelines for Applicants) for academic year starting in 2022.
  • The scholarship will be for a maximum duration as stipulated in the guidelines

Application Procedures

How-to-Apply: Interested applicants for the Mauritius Africa Scholarship Scheme 2022 are to complete the application form and provide all the needed documents. Application for the scholarship can only be made on the application form, duly filled-in. Section 5 of the application form should be endorsed and completed by the Nominating Agency in the country of citizenship of the applicant. An application under this Scheme is to be made solely through the Nominating Agency responsible for the processing of scholarships in the country of citizenship of the applicant.

Applications, together with supporting documents as required should be forwarded to the Ministry of Education, Tertiary Education, Science and Technology of the Republic of Mauritius at the address mentioned below:

The Senior Chief Executive,

Ministry of Education, Tertiary Education, Science and Technology

(Attn: Tertiary Education and Scientific Research Division)

Level 2, MITD House, Pont Fer, Phoenix 73544.

Republic of Mauritius (Email: studymauritius@govmu.org)

Application Deadline: 15 August 2022