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PhD scholarship at the University of Brunei Darussalam (fully funded)


Funded by the Government of Brunei Darussalam, the UBD Graduate Scholarships (UGS) is awarded to outstanding scholars, students and professionals to undertake postgraduate studies and advanced research at the University of Brunei Darussalam. The scholarship provides candidates from Brunei and non-Brunei with a unique opportunity to pursue their academic and research goals and network extensively with international researchers.

Brunei Darussalam Scholarship Details:

Host country: Brunei

Host University: University of Brunei Darussalam

Course Level: PhD (research-based)

Degree Duration: The duration of the University of Brunei scholarship is 3 years.

Number of Scholarships: 20 fully funded PhD scholarships for each academic year

Application deadline: February 28, 2021 

Eligibility criteria for applying to the University of Brunei Darussalam Scholarships

Holds a Bachelor’s degree with at least first-class honors with distinction in a Master’s degree or equivalent qualification

To present a high-quality and effective research proposal.

Possesses the necessary research experience to participate in the PhD program

Funding provided through the University of Brunei Darussalam Scholarship

Exemption from tuition fees, including registration and admission fees to the University of Brunei Darussalam.

BND subsistence allowance 500.00 per month for 36 months.

Residence on campus of 36 months.

For non-resident candidates in Brunei Darussalam, one economy class round-trip airfare will be provided from their home country upon acceptance of the scholarship and to their home country upon completion of their studies.

Field Research Allowances (BND 1000.00 for Arts and Humanities, BND 2000.00 for Science Candidates)

How to apply for the Brunei Darussalam Scholarship:

You can now apply by filling out the online application form on the official website of the scholarship, which you can access through the following link:

You can also download the scholarship brochure by clicking here