International Scholarships

It is a fact that a sizeable number of UNIZULU’s local personnel hold qualifications from reputable international institutions. Some of these study opportunities resulted from partnerships and joint resource mobilization efforts. It is also a fact that the university draws some of its academic expertise from the region and the continent. International experience and expertise diversifies and broadens the students’ educational experience. The Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) provides information on various international study and partnership opportunities to all public universities. This information is duly circulated internally to both staff and students.

International Partners

UNIZULU actively promotes, mobilises and assists its staff and students to apply for international scholarships and placements. The following are the regular choices among applicants:

  • Fulbright SA Postgraduate Studies Program
  • Fulbright Specialist Program
  • Abe Bailey Travel Scholarship (ABTS)
  • Mandela-Rhodes Scholarship
  • Commonwealth Scholarships in the UK
  • Initiative Southern Africa (INISA) for undergraduate students
  • The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
  • Mandela Scholarship Fund