International students are eligible to apply for many of the University's scholarships and bursaries. For further information please visit our scholarship search engine. The British Council can also provide more information about funding schemes for students from your country.

In Nigeria, several scholarships are available. Details below. Please contact the funding bodies directly.

PTDF  (Petroleum Technology Development Fund)

Rivers State Development Agency

NDDC  (Niger Delta Development Commission)


The Russian Government international scholarship program is confirmed for 2014-2016 and it will work with about 3000 postgraduate students going to study abroad. Tuition and living expenses will be reimbursed and the students will have to return to work in Russia.

For further details please visit the Begin Group blog page, or Russian speakers can view the policy document Russian Government Scholarship 2014-16.