Top 15 International Scholarships for Nigerians to study in Canada 2018-2019



Canada is the world’s second largest country by area, only behind Russia. Known as the Great White North, Canada is renowned for its vast, untouched landscape, and its multicultural heritage. While much of Canada consists of forests, it has more lakes than any other country, as well as the Rocky Mountains, the Prairies, and a sparsely populated archipelago extending into the Arctic.

Well, From Statistics over 9,000 Nigerian Students are studying in Canada, which most of them are on Scholarships. Canada is turning out to become the world best country for Educational activities. With less than $1,500 one can start life in Canada.The Canadian educational system is an important factor that shapes life for those who choose to settle in Canada


Education in Canada is generally divided into primary education, followed by secondary educationand post-secondary.

Bachelor’s level students can enter after having successfully completed secondaryschool or the two-year cégep program in Quebec. Bachelor’s degrees require three or four years of full-time study, but this depends on the province and whether the program is general or specialized.

There isn’t a federal government controlled or funded state school system in Canada. State-funded provincial schools are called public or separate schools (which are Roman Catholic public schools), and although anyone can attend either, they’re generally split along religious denomination lines.

Top Universities in Canada

According to the QS World University Rankings® 2018 , 26 universities in Canada are featured among the world’s best. Of these, four are in the global top 100, while a further nine Canadian universities are ranked in the top 300. Planning to study in the Great White North? Here’s where to consider first, starting with the country’s top 10.

  1. University of Toronto
  2.  McGill University
  3.  University of British Columbia
  4. University of Alberta
  5.  Université de Montréal
  6.  McMaster University
  7.  University of Waterloo
  8.  Western University
  9.  University of Calgary
  10. Queen’s University

Most Universities, Foundations, Government and NGOs  give opportunities to international students, especially those from Nigeria. Many Testimonies abound from this opportunities the World Scholarship Forum has presented to you. Here is a compiled list of Canadian Scholarships which Nigerians are qualified to Apply and Win for 2018/2019 academic sessions.

Canadian Government Scholarships 2018 for Nigerian Students

The Government of Canada invites applications from Nigeria Students for the Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (Vanier CGS) program 2018. This Opportunity is designed world-class doctoral students Pursuing their research degrees in Canada. Most Ethiopians have testified that the opportunity has changed their lives. Read  More

Dalhousie University Master and PhD Scholarship for Nigerians– Canada

offers are up for the Dalhousie University Master and PhD Scholarship. international students (Nigeria) are welcome to apply…Read More

 Algonquin College International Student Scholarship Program in Canada

Algonquin College is delighted to announce the availability  of  International Student Scholarship Program in Canada , and applications submissions continues….Read More

SCHOLARSHIPS IN CANADA: York University International Entrance Scholarships for Undergraduate Students 

York University is inviting applications from outstanding international students wishing to undertake Bachelor studies for a full scholarships offer at the University for the 2018/2019 academic session….Read More

The Leder School of Business International Student Scholarship in Canada

The Leder School of Business is offering International Student Scholarship programme for the 2018/19 academic year. The scholarships will be awarded to Chinese and Korean students who demonstrate strong academic and leadership skills….Read More

Humber College Scholarships for International Students – Canada

Humber College Canada is inviting applications for a full and partial renewable tuition scholarships for NEW international undergraduate students beginning classes in September ….Read More

Quest University Scholarships 2018-2019 for International Students in Canada

Quest University offers  a range of scholarships to students of high academic ability for 2018 entry. All students, regardless of their country of origin, are eligible to apply for scholarships and/or financial aid….Read More

University of Winnipeg Scholarships for Nigerian Students in Canada,

These scholarships will be given to international students who are entering any of the University’s divisions for the first time – Undergraduate, Graduate, Collegiate, Professional, Applied and Continuing Education (PACE) or English Language Program (ELP)….Read More

International UBC Future Forests Fellowships in Canada,

The University of British Columbia is pleased to  announce the availability of Future Forests Fellowships for both domestic and international students. Fellowships are awarded to Undertake doctoral studies at UBC Forestry for the course beginning in September 2018….Read More

Fully Funded: TEX Fellowship in Vancouver, Canada

Are you a Media entrepreneurs, human rights activists and photographers? Here is the opportunity you have been waiting for, TED fellowship to attend “The Age of Amazement” conference in Vancouver, Canada…..Apply Now

Ted Rogers School of Management Undergraduate Entrance Scholarships in Canada,

The Ryerson University is offering up to 13 Undergraduate Entrance Scholarships. Scholarships are available to students that will commence their full-time undergraduate studies at the Ted Rogers School of Management in the coming fall semester….Read More

Conestoga College International Entrance Scholarship in Canada

Entries are now been accepted for the Conestoga College International Diploma Entrance Scholarship in Canada, and entry submissions will continue  till August 30 each year.  The international students who hold valid study permit can apply for this scholarship….Read More

PhD Scholarships for Nigerians in Canada

The Synchromedia research group organizes PhD Scholarship program in Canada. The  scholarship is open to Canadian students to apply for research in big data processing and management in smart community….Read More

Ledcor Undergraduate Scholarships in Construction Engineering and Management in University of Alberta,

The Ledcor Undergraduate scholarship in construction Engineering  and management is University of Alberta is now available, Applicants who are passionate about the above mentioned field are encouraged to take advantage of the program aimed at providing financial support for students,below are the scholarship detail….Read More

Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (Vanier CGS) in Canada, 

Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships are available and Applications are invited from Canadian citizens, permanent residents of Canada and and International citizens and eligibility criteria should be read through carefully…..Apply Now



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