Aga Khan Foundation International Scholarship programme

Frequently asked question

The Aga Khan Foundation International Scholarship Programme aims to support gifted, outstanding students from developing countries, who have no other means of financing their studies, to pursue full-time postgraduate studies at reputable higher education institutions of their choice.

Open for applicants from:
Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Canada*, Egypt, France*, India, Kenya, Kyrgyz Republic, Madagascar, Mozambique, Pakistan, Portugal*, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Uganda and the USA*. [*Note: in Canada, France, Portugal and the USA, applications are accepted from those who are originally from one of the above developing countries, are interested in development-related studies and who have no other means of financing their education.]

Application period
For academic year 2024-2025 the application period opens in January 2024. Interested students must contact the local office for application forms, deadline dates and application requirements, as these may vary by country. Visit the The Aga Khan Foundation website for all details.
Apply as soon as possible for academic admission to KIT to have your acceptance letter when the Aga Khan application period opens.