Aga Khan Foundation

Type of funding:

Scholarship, Loan


All MPhils, Cambridge EMBA, Executive Master of Accounting, Global Executive MBA, MBA, MFin, PhD


Aga Khan Foundation


50% grant, 50% loan

No of awards:

Multiple awards

Application deadline:


Please visit the scholarship website to learn more and apply.


The Aga Khan Foundation’s International Scholarship Programme (ISP) was established by His Highness the Aga Khan. The ISP 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.

Eligibility criteria

The scholarship is open to students, aged under 30 years old, from:

How to apply

Applicants must be a national residing in of one of the aforementioned countries. As applications are handled by local entities, interested individuals must liaise with the appropriate country-based unit.

The 2024-2025 cycle will open in January 2024.

The University of Cambridge is not a lender and is not recommending, endorsing or in any way connected with this loan provide or their products. The University is providing this for information without guarantee of accuracy. We recommend that candidates investigate all financing options available to them, including local options.