School of Education

Commonwealth Scholarship Commission Funding

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We are offering five Commonwealth Scholarship Commission distance learning scholarships, for students applying to study our MA Education (Flexible).

Scholarship scheme details

  • The Commonwealth Scholarship Commission aims to identify talented individuals who have the potential to make change, but require financial assistance to undertake professional development through part-time masters programmes
  • The MA Education (Flexible) is studied part-time over 24 months plus dissertation, normally completed in eight months
  • For the first 12 months, you will join the cohort of students studying our Postgraduate Certificate in Education (International), in Bangalore
  • This consists of two face-to-face events in Bangalore, with completion of the course online with support from our expert tutors
  • The scholarship scheme will fully fund your attendance in Bangalore as well as the total cost of your MA Education (Flexible) programme

Why study with us?

  • The MA Education (Flexible) is a distance learning postgraduate programme, for teachers and educators
  • It will help you to support the advancement of your students through your own professional development
  • You will reflect on and refine your own professional practice and deepen your knowledge and understanding of learning theories, pedagogy and teaching approaches

More about us

  • The School of Education at Nottingham is an internationally recognised centre for professional development and training
  • We are ranked 24th in the world for education, in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2018
  • Our online programmes provide an interactive learning experience, and each module involves group activities such as using blogs, wikis and discussion boards

More about MA Education (Flexible) More about PGCEi

Key information

Pre-application deadline

Friday 1 March 2019

You must complete our pre-application form by this date.

We will then contact you to advise you of the next stages in the application process.

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First year course details

Start date: 6 January 2020

Face to face events

First face-to-face event: 18-19 January 2020
Second face-to-face event: 6-7 June 2020

(Attendance at both events is mandatory)

"The MA course changed my teaching techniques and I have been given increased responsibilities in my school as a result of my promotion. My approach to life and my teaching career has changed and it has really earned me a lot of respect in my field."

Kesandu – CSC funded student

Any questions?

Contact Linh Huynh, PGCEi Recruitment Officer






School of Education

University of Nottingham
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Nottingham, NG8 1BB

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