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Mauritius-Africa Scholarship Scheme

The Government of Mauritius is awarding scholarships to deserving students who are resident citizens of member states of the African Union or of African Commonwealth countries as per the following criteria:


1. For undergraduate programmes, applicants should be above 18 years of age and should not have reached their 26th birthday by the closing date of application.


2. For Master’s programmes, applicants should not have reached 35 years and, for PhD programmes, applicants should not have reached 45 years by the closing date of application.


3. 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 Guidelines for Applicants) for academic year starting in 2019.


4. The scholarship will be for a maximum duration as indicated in the table below or the minimum course duration whichever is lesser.

For more information, applicants are requested to download the following documents:

Call for Applications

Application Form for Undergraduate Programmes

Application Form for Post Graduate Programmes

Guidelines for Applicants