Postgraduate Scholarship in UK By University of Aberdeen Ghana Scholarships Secretariat (GSS)


what is University of Aberdeen Ghana Scholarships Secretariat all about

Ghanaian students who are industrious are given opportunity to study abroad in UK free using scholarship by the University of Aberdeen. This is only for postgraduate level.

This scholarship is provided mainly for master’s students in Ghana by the Ghana Scholarships Secretariat (GSS) Postgraduate Scheme who have the desire of studying in Scotland.

University of Aberdeen

The University of Aberdeen is established in 1495 and too is a research based institution. This university has attracted international recognition and references and has over 14,000 students in its campus. Many courses are offered here which gives you the opportunity to make your choice.

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Brief Description of the scholarship

  • University: University of Aberdeen
  • Scholarship Level: Postgraduate
  • Application: Online
  • Nationality: Ghanaians


  • Eligible Countries: Ghana
  • Course Available: Postgraduate degree program. Preferably Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics related programmes.


To be eligible for this scholarship, the candidate must meet the following criteria:

  • Be a Ghanaian residing in Ghana
  • Completed a degree in the relevant field of study
  • Age range- thirty-five (35) years of age for Masters and forty-five (45) for PhD
  • 2nd Class (Upper Division) or higher
  • 2 years post qualification experience
  • Completed national service

Application procedures

Applicants are advised to apply for a postgraduate course at the university first, then after getting admitted, he/she will apply to The grants secretariat with all important documents.

Remember: Applications must be submitted through this scholarships Secretariat’s online system.

Needed Documents: Send the following documents together with your application:

  • Admission letter,
  • Transcripts, and
  • Certificates.

Requirements: Entry requirements is dependent of you chosen course. For more information on your chosen course, click here 

Language: To study at this university, you must prove to be fluent in English. If English is not your first language(mother tounge), you will be needed to provide such documents as IELTS Academic, TOEFL iBT, PTE Academic, or Cambridge advanced/Cambridge proficiency qualifications.


Funds needed Ghanaians students to support their master study in the UK will be provided by the university of Aberdeen

Application Deadline: May 22, 2020

For detailed information about the scholarship and to apply, Click HERE