London School of Economics Emirates Masters Scholarships 2016/17 to Support Students from Arab states

Deadline: 29 April 2016

London School of Economics (LSE) Middle East Centre is currently inviting applications for the Emirates Scholarship 2016/17. The Scholarship will support students from Arab states studying for a Master’s degree at LSE and who intend to focus their studies on the Middle East.

Three scholarships will be offered each year.

Eligible Countries

Algeria, Bahrain, Comoros, Djibouti, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, Palestine (West Bank, East Jerusalem and Gaza), Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, UAE, Yemen.


The scholarship has a value of £30,000 which will cover full tuition fees with the remainder available to support living expenses in London.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Students who pursued their undergraduate studies in the countries mentioned above will be given priority.
  • Applicants must intend to focus their studies on the Middle East.
  • Students will be asked to show that they will focus their studies on the Middle East through the modules they choose to enroll in or through their dissertation topic.

How to Apply

Applicants must apply online through the website.

For more information, please visit masters Scholarship program.