How to Apply

How to Apply

If you are an international student from a developing country interested in pursuing your higher education in Qatar, we encourage you to visit our partner universities websites to learn more about the various opportunities available to prospective undergraduate and post graduate students to pursue their academic choice of studies.

Each partner higher education institution will have a select choice of degrees and courses available to applicants. Each applicant must first be provided a provisional acceptance from partner universities before being considered to receiving a QS award.

NOTE: Applications to QS Scholarships are subject to academic acceptance by partner institutions. 

Steps to apply for a Qatar Scholarships Grant


Applicants must first register and meet the admissions requirements of their chosen educational institution in order to provide an equal opportunity without any interventions.


Applicants apply to receive a scholarship at
their academic institutions


The academic institution nominates
academically eligible applicants from ODA recipient countries for QS scholarship funding.


QS selects final list of applicants who are
awarded a Qatar Scholarship.

More information may be found about the various partner universities here


Recipients eligible for Qatar Scholarships (QS) funding must first apply to and have received provisional acceptance into one of our partner academic institutions select programs.

In order to be eligible for a QS scholarship, applicants must be nationals from an Official Development Assistance (ODA) country. A list of ODA countries may be found at the link below: