Scholarships &

Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies Scholarship

The OCIS – Oxford Scholarships support British Muslim students as well as those from developing countries in Asia and Africa to read for degrees at the University of Oxford, both at an undergraduate and postgraduate level. The awards cover all University and College fees and include a maintenance grant.


Merdeka Scholarships

The Khazanah–Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies Merdeka Scholarships, established to mark the 50th anniversary of Malaysia's independence, are intended to enable outstanding Malaysian students to undertake postgraduate study at the University of Oxford. Awards include University and College fees, accommodation and subsistence allowances, and return air fares. Awards are renewable annually throughout the duration of the programme of study.


Hidden Pearls Bursary

Hidden Pearls offers bursaries of £1000 every year towards university costs for underprivileged Muslim female students. This bursary is open to undergraduates who are currently in their second year of their course with good academic performance in their first year.