B.S Chimni Master’s Degree Scholarship by the University of London, UK

Level of Study: Masters

Subject of Study: Refugee Protection and Forced Migration Studies

Mode of Study: Distance Learning

Deadline: 17th August 2021

Value: £8,841


The University of London has established a prestigious scholarship for the MA in Refugee Protection and Forced Migration Studies by distance learning. This scholarship aims in providing financial support to an outstanding student to pursue Masters in Refugee Protection and Forced Migration Studies.

Duration of the Scholarship: The B. S. Chimni Scholarship will be valid for the maximum period of registration for your programme.


 For the selected candidate,

  1.  A scholarship amount of £8,841 will be credited to the fee account. This amount can be used towards the fees payable to the University of London.
  2. The B. S. Chimni Scholarship can be applied against your registration fees and course module fees. I
  3. This scholarship will not cover re-submission fees, study materials or IT equipment.


Eligibility Requirements:

To be eligible to apply for the B.S Chimni scholarship, applicants must satisfy the following:

  1. Have the offer of a place on the MA in Refugee Protection and Forced Migration Studies by distance-learning
  2. Be resident in one of the following countries: India, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam, Philippines and Indonesia 
  3. Demonstrate outstanding academic merit or potential in the field of study, evidenced particularly by past achievements; and 
  4. Hold an undergraduate degree (e.g. bachelor) that is comparable to a UK upper second class honours degree, in law or other relevant subject; and 
  5. Be unable to take up the offer of a place on the MA in Refugee Protection and Forced Migration Studies due to financial circumstances. 

How to apply:

  1. Applicants who have offer for the MA in Refugee Protection can apply for the scholarship
  2. Download the online application form. (Please download from the official scholarship website).
  3. Complete the application form and email to RLI@sas.ac.uk
  4. It is recommended that you apply for the Programme by 1 August 2021 to meet the scholarship deadline of 17 August 2021.
  5. Please read the Terms and Conditions before applying for the scholarship.


Email: RLI@sas.ac.uk


The University of London was established by Royal Charter in 1836 for the public benefit and is recognized globally. The University has offered access to a wide range of academic opportunities and is a world leader in higher education. The university is one of the largest, most diverse universities in the UK with over 120,000 students in London, and a further 50,000 studying across 190 countries for a University of London degree. The University of London has an outstanding global reputation with a federation of 17 independent member institutions, ranging from larger universities such as UCL or King’s College London to smaller specialized institutions.

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