Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships 2020 in Papua New Guinea (Fully-funded)

Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships 2020 in Papua New Guinea (Fully-funded)

Deadline: June 26, 2019

Applications are open for the Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships 2020 in Papua New Guinea. Join more than 35,000 individuals who have benefitted from the life-changing opportunities a Commonwealth Scholarship offers and contribute to the development of the future Commonwealth.

The following courses are available/eligible for this award:

  • Master of Science (MSc) in Agriculture
  • Master of Science (MSc) in Forestry
  • Master of Science in Applied Physics
  • Master of Technology in Exploration Geophysics
  • Master of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering
  • Master of Communication Studies (MCS)


  • Scholarship offers a life-changing opportunity for cultural exchange and academic collaboration, studying in unique environments across the globe;
  • Awards are for two-year Master’s degrees and are not applicable to distance learning courses;
  • Award allowances include:
    • Fully-funded tuition fees
    • Living expenses (stipend) for duration of award
    • Return economy flight
    • One-off arrival allowance
    • Research support grant (on request)


  • You must be a citizen of (or hold refugee status in) a Commonwealth country other than the country hosting the award
  • You must have completed an undergraduate degree at a 2:1 equivalent level (or that will enable you to gain entry to a postgraduate course)
  • You should have an aggregated average of 65% marks or 2.65 GPA out of 4
  • If you can demonstrate English language skills with an English competency qualification, this will be an added advantage


  • Make sure that you have the following documentation to upload to your application:
    • High school certificate
    • Undergraduate transcript (and graduation certificate)
    • Two references – preferably academic
    • Scan of passport or national ID card
    • Proof of English language ability if English is not your first language
  • Complete a QECS application online
  • Submit a separate application for admission to your chosen course at PNG Unitech – this can be completed after you have submitted your QECS application.

If you have questions about applications for university course admissions at PNG Unitech, please contact: [email protected]

For more information, visit Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships 2020.