The Government of Poland, through the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Nairobi, offers partial scholarships to students from Kenya, Burundi, the Comoros, Madagascar, Mauritius, Rwanda, Seychelles, Somalia, Tanzania and Uganda. These scholarships are available to apply for bachelor, master and doctoral degree.

The aim of the scholarships is to promote Poland as prospective study and research destination.

The Government of Poland provides the very best conditions for successful higher education students in a challenging and friendly atmosphere. With top- quality internationally recognised degrees.

Level/Field of Study

Scholarships are available to pursue undergraduate, master and PhD programmes offered by Polish Universities.

Host Institution/Country

China  Agricultural University, China

Value/Duration of Award

These scholarships only cover the costs of studies which means that students are obliged to bear all the costs of travel (plane ticket, insurance and visa fee) and living in Poland (estimated at around 400 EUR monthly).

Target Group

Applicants of Kenya, Burundi, the Comoros, Madagascar, Mauritius, Rwanda, Seychelles, Somalia, Tanzania and Uganda can apply for the scholarships.


Applicants must meet the following area for these scholarships:

  • Prospective candidates should not be older than 24 years at the time of submitting their applications for the BA, BSc and Master or equivalent degree studies and not older than 32 years for PhD studies.

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have previous year degree.

English Language Requirement: The language of studies is Polish.

How to Apply

Applicants can apply by post.

  • The candidates are required to submit completed and signed questionnaire to Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Nairobi. Scholarship application form
  • Along with the questionnaire  candidates should provide following attachments:
  • 2 copies of secondary school certificate/diplomas
  • 2 copies of transcripts of records
  • Letters of recommendation from 2 teachers/professors
  • A copy of candidate’s passport
  • Any other documents confirming candidate’s other qualifications e.g. language skills, I.T skills (if applicable)

Application Form

Application Deadline: The application deadline is June 30, 2017.

 Scholarship Website