The Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies is a Recognized Independent Centre of the University of Oxford. It was established in 1985 to encourage the scholarly study of Islam and the Islamic world. The Centre provides a meeting point for the Western and Islamic worlds of learning. At Oxford, it contributes to the multi-disciplinary and cross-disciplinary study of the Islamic world. Beyond Oxford, its role is strengthened by an international network of academic contacts.
Eligible Field of Study: All
* You must be applying to start a new full-time master’s or DPhil course at Oxford.
* You must be either:
o ordinarily resident in the United Kingdom and from a Muslim community (with preference given to those from a financially disadvantaged household), or
o a national of, and ordinarily resident in, one of the following countries in Asia and Africa
* You should be intending to return to your country of ordinary residence once your course is completed.
* Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic merit.
* You should be intending to undertake study in a field derived from or of relevance to the Islamic tradition, which is of relevance and/or benefit to the Muslim world.
* This scholarship is not open to applications from candidates who hold deferred offers.
Number of Awardees: Up to 5
Value of Scholarship: The scholarship will cover 100% of University and college fees and a grant for living costs (of at least £14,553).
Duration of Scholarship: Awards are made for the full duration of your fee liability for the agreed course.
How to Apply: Visit link below.