21 best university offering an undergraduate program in Islamic studies and scholarships for international Muslim students 2019

21 best university offering an undergraduate program in Islamic studies and scholarships for international Muslim students 2019

21 best university offering an undergraduate program in Islamic studies and scholarships for international Muslim students 2019

Islam is a fast-growing religion in the world with a greater percentage in Asia and the Middle East. Here are the Best International Scholarships for Muslim Students 2018-2019. These Scholarships are sponsored by Islamic bodies, Governments, and NGOs. to Fund Tuition fees for Students that can’t afford the pay their Fees.

Here is a list of Scholarship for Muslim Students:

  1. Chevening-Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies (OCIS) Fellowship in the UK for Mid-Career Professionals 2019/2020
  2. Wheaton College offers refugee scholarship for Somalians
  3. Islamic Scholarship Fund in the U.S.A
  4. Erasmus Mundus Fatima Al Fihri Scholarship Programme for North African Students and Academic Staff
  5. The Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) Abroad program for Malians 2019-2020
  6. 2nd Annual IMANA Convention Essay Competition 2019
  7. Islamic Development Bank (IDB) Young Professional Program 2019
  8. Islamic Center of Minnesota Scholarship – ICM Scholarship
  9. IDB Scholarships for Muslim Communities in Non-Member Countries 2019/2020
  10. Muslim Youth University Merit-Based Scholarships in Pakistan, 2019
  11. Fulbright Egyptian Student Program in Islamic Studies 2019/2020
  12. Fatih Sultan Mehmet VakIf University Scholarships for Foreign Students in Turkey, 2019-2020
  13. 2nd Annual IMANA Convention Essay Competition 2019
  14. CILE’s Scholarships for Organizing International Seminars: The Interplay of Islamic Ethics and Applied Sciences

ISF National Scholarships

Muslim students who are pursuing an ISF-supported major may be eligible to receive funding up to $5,000 with the ISF National Scholarship. The goal of this scholarship program is to promote academic representation among the Muslim community, specifically in fields dealing with public policy. Students at the undergraduate or graduate level may apply.

Amount: $5,000

Deadline: Late March

Ilyas Ba-Yunus Award

This scholarship is awarded in honor of Ilyas Ba-Yunus, known widely as the father of Islamic Sociology. Applicants will be selected based on qualities that align with Dr. Ba-Yunus’s beliefs, most specifically a dedication to achieving an integrated Muslim community in North America.

Amount: $1,000-$2,000 Deadline: Varies

ISF-MCA Scholarship

Available to Muslim students who are active members of the MCA, the ISF-MCA Scholarship was developed with the intent to foster greater representation for upcoming generations of Muslim learners. In addition to being required to be pursuing a major supported by ISF, applications will also be required to maintain a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Amount: $5,000 Deadline: Late March

Abdelkader Global Leadership Prize

With the goal of honoring the legacy of Emir Abdelkader, the Abdelkader Global Leadership Prize is a unique competition-based funding opportunity available to Muslim students. Applicants, who can be either high school or college-level students, may either submit an essay and poster for consideration

Amount: $500-$1,500

Deadline: Mid-May

Amana Mutual Funds Scholarship Amana Mutual Funds seeks to reinforce values of Islamic finance principles by offering this award to Muslim students pursuing a degree in finance, economics, or mathematics. This scholarship is offered through the Islamic Society of North America, and is available to students studying in the United States.

Amount: $2,500 Deadline: Early September

Avicenna Scholars Program

Muslim students enrolled in their Junior year of high school may be eligible to apply for the Avicenna Scholars Program. As both a merit-based and a need-based scholarship, this program is designed to reward leadership qualities in young learners to facilitate academic success in their future.

Amount: $2,000

Deadline: Mid-May

Aziz Jamaluddin Scholarship

Muslim students studying in the fields of either journalism or political science have the opportunity to apply for the Aziz Jamaluddin Scholarship. This award is provided to 5 students annually, in hopes of preparing students to promote Islamic values through a variety of media forms.

Amount: $4,000

Deadline: Early September

Barakat Senior Scholar

Offered specifically as an award through the University of Oxford, recipients of this award will be given the opportunity to complete three month’s research at Oxford, funded up to £ 10,000. The selected applicant will also be permitted to provide a lecture on the findings of their research.

Amount: $10,000 for three months of study at Oxford University

Deadline: Late March


Mechanical Engineering Departmental Scholarship in London 2019

Mechanical Engineering Departmental Scholarship in London 2019

The Imperial London College is inviting applications for its Mechanical Engineering Departmental Scholarship in London for the 2019/2020 academic session.

Imperial has one of the largest and most advanced mechanical engineering departments in the world. It has a long-standing and well-established international reputation for the quality of its research, which is organized into three divisions: applied mechanics, mechanics of materials and thermofluids

The Department is one of the most successful in gaining funds for research from government, industry, and charities. Much of our research is conducted in collaboration with industry, government establishments, and other universities, both in the UK and worldwide.

Value of Award

The Scholarship covers full tuition fees


  • Candidates from any nationality are eligible
  • Candidates must be able to demonstrate that they are among the highest achievers in their undergraduate cohort, and in receipt of, or due to receive a very strong first class UK degree or equivalent (applicants from top Chinese universities > 89%) in engineering or science.

How to Apply

  • Applicants for the scholarships need to first apply online through Admissions to study for the full-time Advanced Mechanical Engineering MSc Course (H3U8) starting October 2016
  • Applicants should achieve a College ID number.
  • Subsequently, applicants need to complete the form available on the Advanced Mechanical Engineering website and submit this form by email to [email protected]
  • Shortlisted applicants may be invited for an interview, possibly by Skype, and will be notified by email as soon as possible.
  • If you do not receive an invitation for interview or confirmation of an award please assume you have been unsuccessful in your application.


  • Spring term: January 4 – March 20, 2019.
  • Summer Term: Apri 25 – June 26, 2019.

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University of Adelaide Worldwide Pioneers Grants Program, 2019

University of Adelaide Worldwide Pioneers Grants Program, 2019

University of Adelaide Worldwide Pioneers Grants Program, 2019

Students who have interest and qualified are welcome to apply for the 2019 University of Adelaide Global Leaders Scholarships Program. The award offers 30% subsidy in educational cost expense and other related advantages as expressed in this post.

Benefits of the Scholarship: 

The scholarship offers a reduction of 30% of the tuition fee

The scholarships do not cover the costs of visas, Overseas Student Health Cover, travel, accommodation, living expenses, books and study materials or any other expenses associated with living in Adelaide or study at the University of Adelaide.

Scholarship Eligibility and Selection Criteria:

  • For undergraduate programs: Raw ATAR of 98 OR its equivalent
  • For postgraduate coursework programs: A GPA 6.8 out of 7 OR its equivalent
  • Applicants must have applied or applying to University of Adelaide
  • Applicants must be proficient in English language

Application Format for 2019 University of Adelaide Global Leaders Scholarships: 

  • Scholarship Sponsor(s): University of Adelaide, Australia.
  • Scholarship Type: Partly-funded Scholarships
  • Scholarship level: Scholarships are accessible for Undergraduate and Postgraduate Students
  • Slots: Not stated
  • Scholarship Worth: 30% reduction in tuition fees
  • Subject Eligibility: Scholarship covers all courses and programs at the University of Adelaide
  • Country/Candidate Eligibility: Scholarship is for international students
  • English Language Requirement: Not a requirement, but applicant should be able to communicate in English


All applications for the University of Adelaide Global Leaders Scholarships are done online through the link provided

Candidates who meet the scholastic criteria will be consequently offered this grant once their coursework application has been prepared.


  • Deadline: 1st Half 2019 (Semester 1, Trimester 1 & 2)
    All applications to study with the University must be lodged by the 31/12/2018
    Eligible applicants will be notified by 04/01/2019
    Eligible applicants must accept their offer by the 31/01/2019
  • 2nd Half 2019 (Semester 2, Trimester 3)
    All applications to study with the University must be lodged by the 30/04/2019
    Eligible applicants will be notified by 07/05/2019
    Eligible applicants must accept their offer by the 31/05/2019

Scholarship Link

Pattihis Family Scholarship in Msc Management at University College London in 2019

Pattihis Family Scholarship in Msc Management at University College London in 2019
University College London in the UK is inviting applications for the Pattihis Family Scholarship for the Masters in Management course in the 2019/20 academic year.

UCL announces a Scholarship, generously funded by Remedica Ltd, for the MSc Management degree in the UCL School of Management. Remedica Ltd is a pharmaceutical manufacturer based in Cyprus and exporting to more than 100 countries.

UCL’s MSc Management is a highly competitive international programme which aims to deliver graduates who can meet those needs, providing students with a solid understanding of practical managerial issues, as well as a strong foundation in current theoretical debates, equipping ambitious students with the knowledge and skills to work for leading organisations around the world.

Throughout their journey at UCL, one of the Top 10 World Universities (QS2019), students will be learning from academics who are at the forefront of their fields, as well as being a part of London’s Global University, working closely with a diverse and vibrant group of like-minded students who bring a vast range of business knowledge from across the globe.

Worth of Award

  • One tuition fee scholarship of £29,220 is available for the 2019/20 academic year.
  • As well as covering tuition fees, the Scholarship includes an offer of employment with Remedica (subject to successful completion of degree) and the successful candidate will be expected to develop and progress in their career in management with Remedica, but this is not a binding obligation.


  • All eligible candidates holding an offer of admission by the application deadline and who have submitted a statement of interest and CV as an additional document to their application will be considered for funding.
  • Applicants without an offer of admission to UCL will be excluded from the selection process.
  • Applicants must be legally able to work in Cyprus in order to be considered eligible for this Scholarship
  • Preference will be given to students who are able to speak Greek – but this is not essential.
  • Academic excellence, personal, career or social achievement

How to Apply

  • Candidates who would like to be considered for the scholarship must upload a one-page statement as an additional document to the UCL MSc Management application outlining why they should be considered.
  • This should also cover motivations for employment with Remedica.
  • They should also upload a CV.
  • The UCL MSc Management Admissions panel, in accordance with procedures used by the UCL Scholarships Office, will be exclusively responsible for selecting the best and most deserving student candidates.
  • Remedica will then interview the shortlisted applicants and make the final selection.
  • They strongly recommend that applications for admission are submitted no later than twelve weeks before the scholarship deadline to ensure an offer of a place has been made when the scholarship is allocated.

Deadline: Applications close April 1, 2019.

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