Australia Awards Scholarships are prestigious international awards offered by the Australian Government to the next generation of global leaders for development in Sri Lanka.
Applications are assessed on their professional and personal qualities, academic competence and their potential to positively contribute to Sri Lanka’s development.
Applications are encouraged from eligible women, people with disability and those working in the disability sector in identified priority districts.
Priority districts and the priority areas of study for Sri Lanka can be found on the web site, Australia Awards Sri Lanka
Closing date for application –30th April 2021 (11.59 pm Canberra Time)
For more details, visit
Alliance of International Science Organizations (ANSO), China has announced Scholarship opportunities for International Students for the year 2021. More information on available scholarships can be found via the link below.
The ANSO Scholarships for Young Talents:
As attached herewith, potential supervisors have provided the availability of Masters and PhD positions to carry out researches at the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences (UCAS) under the ANSO Scholarship scheme.
Please be kind to circulate this among interested students asking them to fill in the Google Form.
Google Form Link:
Undergraduate, Masters and PhD scholarships inTurkey. Please refer to the flyer for more information.
TDTU is a public university operated under the Vietnam General Confederation of Labor, established on September 24th, 1997. In 2020, TDTU is ranked as Number 1 university in Vietnam, 701 - 800 in the Top World Universities by ARWU ranking, and 163 in the Top Asian Universities by QS Ranking.
In the Fall Semester 2021, they are expected to enroll and grant 210 graduate scholarships to international students worldwide.
Please follow the flyer for more information.
PhD position in Parasitology in The Institute of Cell Biology, University of Bern, Switzerland
The project is titled, "Characterization of the Mitochondrial Kinetochore in Tryponosoma brucei using Ultrastructure Expansion Microscopy".
Position is available from January 2021
Application deadline :30th November 2020
Click here for Further details :
The DAAD PhD research grants provide young academics and scientists with an opportunity to carry out research and continue their doctoral studies in Germany. There are funding programmes for various qualification phases and stages in a career, and it is open for any discipline. The aim of this grant program is to support doctoral projects in German.
Excellently-qualified young academics and scientists who have completed a Master’s degree (or Diplom if in Germany) can apply and begin their grant supported research. The duration of the funding will be limited to a maximum of four years.
Following funding opportunities are available (PhD)
Under the "SWASHAKTHI- 1 million job opportunities" programme, young investors are eligible to apply for a loan to start up a new business. Please check link for further details.
International Relations Office together with DAAD Information Center, Colombo and Postgraduate Institute of Science, University of Peradeniya, is organizing an Information Session on Higher Study Opportunities in Germany to be held as follows:
Date: 29 July 2020
Mode of Delivery: Online via ZOOM
Time: 2.00 p.m. – 4.00 p.m.
This session is targeted for final year students at the University of Peradeniya who wish to study in Germany for Master and PhD degrees.
Link for Pre-registration before 27 July 2020 via:
The Zoom link will be sent to the registrants to their email address.
The Embassy of the People's Republic of China has offered the Chinese
Ambassador's Scholarships to undergraduates at Sri Lankan Universities for the year 2020-
In this year, each nominated students will be awarded a one - time payment of Rs. 50,000/- under this programme.
Under the above scholarship programme, 10 scholarships have been allocated to your University and therefore, you are kindly requested to nominate excellent students to award of above scholarships. Further note that, please follow the selection criteria which is attached with this letter. (Annex I) when selecting suitable candidates from your University.
You are kindly requested to send the details of the students nominated using the format attached herewith as an Annex II, on or before 24-07.2020
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Downlaod Anex II
The Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan is offering 1000 Allama lqbal Scholarships to Sri Lankan students over a period of 5 years under the Pak-Sri Lanka Higher Education Cooperation Program. The scholarships provide an opportunity for Sri Lankan students to visit Pakistan and pursue undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral degree programs in Engineering Sciences, Basic & Natural Sciences and Social Sciences.
The scholarships offer full tuition fee, accommodation allowances, study allowances and one-time return air ticket. The program is open to candidates from any background, and female candidates are particularly encouraged to apply. Selected candidates will study in top ranked Pakistani universities.
At a meeting with Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa at Temple Trees today (June 26), the High Commissioner of Pakistan in Sri Lanka Major General (Retd) Muhammad Saad Khattak updated the Prime Minister on the status of the program.
High Commissioner Khattak also informed the Prime Minister of a proposal to have "street libraries" in Colombo. Prime Minister welcomed the idea and also requested the Pakistani High Commission to consider mobile libraries for the other provinces around the country where students find greater difficulty in accessing educational resources.
The discussion also focused on how Sri Lanka and Pakistan can further strengthen and intensify collaborations on counterterrorism by sharing information and experiences. The High Commissioner said Pakistan would be willing to help said, "We will extend all possible support."
Colombo 26 June, 2020
Applications are invited from citizens of Sri Lanka for the selection of suitable candidates to be nominated for postgraduate scholarships offered by the Government of Japan.
General eligibility requirements:
Date June 23, 2020
Time 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
To Register: Click here
Get all your questions about DAAD scholarships answered!
Team DAAD will help you with information regarding DAAD scholarship programmes across various subject fields and degrees, eligibility criteria, application procedure, deadline etc.
How does the Online Q&A Session work?
International Affairs Office will be organizing "Bridge to Japan", a pre- conference workshop followed by Sri Lanka- Japan Collaborative Research (SLJCR 2019) as follows;
Date : 24 August 2019
Time : 2.00 pm- 4.30 pm
Venue : Conference Room- PGIS