MS in Abroad With Scholarship



Pursuing an MS degree in abroad countries is a trend now. Because it has become so accessible, every student can now apply to their dream schools. Even students from middle-class families for whom budget has always been an issue can now study abroad with the help of scholarships and education loans. So if you are an aspirant planning for higher studies in a foreign country, strap on.

Best Universities for MS in Abroad

MS degrees are the most common type of education students target for study abroad. Some countries spend billions of dollars on improving their education sector. When you visit a country like the USA, UK, Canada, Australia etc., you see the result of all the countless efforts a country makes in education. Along with academics, you experience a diverse environment and a rich culture.


The post-grad opportunities after an MS abroad are also tremendous. You get better jobs, higher earnings, a global platform and an extensive network. All this enables you to work in multiple locations with the best possible benefits.


Here are the top universities for MS globally:



University Name



Massachusetts Institute of  Technology (MIT)

Cambridg, USA


University of Oxford

Oxford, USA


Stanford University

Stanford, USA


University of Cambridge

Cambridge, UK


Harvard University

Cambridge, USA


California Institute of Technology (Caltech)

Passadena, UK


Imperial College London

London, UK


ETH Zurich - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology

Zurich, Switzerland


University of London (UCL)

London, UK


University of Chicago

Chicago, USA

Scholarships for MS in Abroad

When you plan to apply abroad, one of the first things that come to mind is finance. It's easy enough to manage all the elements of studying abroad but the tuition fee. The cost of education in top abroad countries is not cheap. Plus the living cost. Without Financial aid, it is like spending worth of life savings. The home & local government, private organisations and the universities abroad offer scholarships to get you going.


It is advised to look for all possible scholarship options before you start applying to a program abroad. Look through the 'National Scholarship Portal (NSP) by the Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology, Govt. of India' to see what scholarships are available to you. There you can find multiple answers to solve your queries as well. However, to give you information ahead of time, here are some major ones that you should know.


Top scholarships for MS abroad -


       Asian Women in Business Scholarship Fund (USA)

       Full-Bright Nehru Research Fellowship (USA)

       H. Tobaccowala Scholarship (USA)

       Ramakrishnan Family Scholarship (USA)

       S.N. Bose Scholars Student Exchange Program for Indian Students (USA)


       British Council GREAT scholarships for Indian Students (UK)

       Charles Wallace India Trust Scholarships (UK)

       Saltire Scholarships (UK)

       Sussex India Scholarships (UK)

       UWE International Scholarships (UK)


       India Global Leaders Scholarship (Australia)

       University of Adelaide Ashok Khurana Scholarship for Indian Students (Australia)

       University of Queensland Postgraduate Coursework Scholarships (Australia)


       Aichi Scholarship Program for Asian Students in Japan (Asia)

       Hinrich Full MA Scholarship in International Journalism at HKBU (Asia)

       Silk-Road Scholarship Program at Seoul National University (Asia)


       NSERC Postgraduate Scholarships (Canada)

       Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship (Canada)

       Ontario Graduate Scholarship (Canada)

How Scholarship Works

After you apply for a program in a university abroad, you get your enrollment confirmation within 2-3 weeks. After this, you can start your scholarship process. First, however, you can check your options with a draft. Anyway, the scholarships are primarily merit-based. Therefore, if you wish to get a scholarship covering a big part of your finances, you better score quality marks ahead of your superiors.


Also, scholarships are generally applicable to a degree level. What it means, a scholarship will be applied for a master's degree, or say, a bachelor's or even doctoral ones. In very few cases, they are meant to pursue a particular area of study like medicine, technology, business etc. However, it is a common misconception that courses have specific scholarships. Hence, once you start your process, do not particularly look for a scholarship for your course. Instead, check the degree level first, then your department.


MS abroad comes with many subsidiaries. However, the essential thing you need to consider is better career opportunities. All in all, a better education equals a better career. Do not wait for long if you can spend some finance and resources. Start preparing for an MS abroad. You have scholarships and many other financial aids to support.

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