Algerian Government Undergraduate Scholarship For South Africans

Deadline: July 18, 2017

The Algerian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation is offering 8 scholarship opportunities to South African students to study at universities in Algeria. The language of instruction is French and one year of language training is included in the scholarship.

Eligibility Requirements

  • South African citizens in good health with a strong academic record;
  • A National Senior Certificate with Bachelor’s pass and a minimum of 60% average (excluding Life Orientation);
  • 25 years old or younger;
  • Available to study in Algeria from September 2017;
  • Must have university entrance on NSC certificate and meet the minimum requirements to gain entry into a similar course at a South African university;
  • Intend to return to South Africa at the end of your studies.
  • Fields of study:
    • Technical sciences
    • Science of matter
    • Mathematics and computer sciences
    • French

Scholarship Award

The scholarship covers tuition, accommodation subsidy and a basic living allowance. Successful applicants will be expected to cover the cost of travel to Algeria and any additional living expenses.

Application Process

Submit the following documents to by 18 July 2017

For queries contact the Algerian Embassy on email:

Find out more information here- Algerian Government Scholarship