This scholarship is for applicants who have Nigerian nationality, are classed as ‘Overseas’ for fees purposes, and have been accepted to study an eligible Masters course at Sussex.


  • Applicants must be a national of Nigeria,
  • Applicants must be a self-financing student
  • Applicants must have accepted an offer of a full-time place on a Masters course at the University of Sussex commencing in September 2021.
  • Applicants must meet the published academic requirements for their chosen course.

Application Deadline: 1st September 2021

Eligible Countries: Nigeria

Type: Postgraduate taught (Masters)

Number of Scholarships: unlimited

Value of Scholarship: Scholarship will be awarded as a fee reduction of up to £3,000.

Duration of Scholarship: One year

Method of Application: Register your interest in the scholarship via PG Apply when you accept our offer of a place on an eligible Masters course.  If you have applied via one of the overseas representatives, you will need to ask them to do this on your behalf. You will only be able to accept one University of Sussex scholarship.

Information about the scholarship will be included in your CAS (Confirmation of Acceptance for Study) for your visa application. If the scholarship information is not showing on your CAS or you want to register for the scholarship after the CAS has been created, please contact the Admissions Office:

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