Scholarships for Kurdistan students

The University of Birmingham offers a range of part-fee scholarships for international students at both undergraduate and postgraduate level.

For full information and to apply, please see the Scholarships section. 

International Postgraduate scholarships

The International Postgraduate scholarships are awards offered to one year masters overseas students. 

Islamic Development Bank scholarships

The Islamic Development Bank (IDB) is a multilateral financial development institution based in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. The IDB was established with the purpose of fostering economic development and social progress in its member countries. For further information on the scholarship scheme visit the IDB scholarships page.

Kurdistan Regional Government Human Capacity Development Programme

The University of Birmingham is an approved university under the HCDP scheme and welcomes applications from students sponsored by this scholarship programme.

British Universities Iraq Consortium

The University of Birmingham is a founder member of the British Universities Iraq Consortium. As a member of BUIC we are pleased to be working closely with the Higher Committee for Education Development (HCED) in Iraq to facilitate study opportunities for students supported by the Prime Minister’s scholarship initiative. Students who have been awarded a scholarship by HCED can apply through BUIC using the dedicated BUIC application form which can be found on the BUIC website

Chevening scholarships

Chevening Scholarships are currently available for application from Iraqi students wishing to undertake postgraduate study in the UK, further details can be found on the British Council website.