Rhodes Scholarship 2025 at the University of Oxford (Fully Funded)

Applications are open for the Rhodes Scholarship 2025. Rhodes Scholarship is one of the oldest scholarships established in 1902. It awards scholarships to pursue Master’s, MPhil, and PhD degree programs from the University of Oxford. It is one of the most popular and prestigious scholarship programs. A mind-blowing opportunity for young people from around the world to be a part of the Rhodes community. Applications for the 2025 intake are now open for almost all countries. For the United States, applications will open on 1 July. This year 105 scholarships are available.

The scholarship enables applicants to pursue full-time postgraduate degree programs at the University of Oxford. Scholars will get a monthly stipend to cover accommodation and living expenses. The Rhodes Trust will also cover the student visa fee, the application fee to apply to study at the University of Oxford, Health insurance, Economy class air tickets, and an arrival allowance. I have also created a List of BS MS and PhD Scholarships in the UK. More details about the scholarship requirements, the eligibility, and the application process are given below.

Details About Rhodes Scholarship 2025

  • Host Country: UK
  • Host University: Oxford University
  • Degree Level: Masters, MPhil, PhD
  • Financial Coverage: Fully Funded
  • Deadline: The Rhodes has set a different deadline for each country.

Also Check: Knight Hennessy Scholarship 2025 in USA (Fully Funded)

Duration of the Scholarship

For two or more years for Master’s Degree programs. Up to three years to undertake a DPhil (PhD) at Oxford. The Next academic semester will start in October 2025.

Financial Benefits

It is a fully funded scholarship, and the Rhodes Trust will cover the following:

  • Oxford University course fees
  • Complete Tuition Fee
  • The stipend will be given from which scholars will pay for their Living expenses and Accommodation.
  • Rhodes Trust will cover the Fee required to apply to study at the University of Oxford.
  • Student Visa Fee.
  • International Health Surcharge (IHS) at the National Health Center
  • Two Economy class flights – to and from the UK – for the beginning and end of studies in Oxford.

Also Check: McCall MacBain Scholarship 2025 in Canada (Fully Funded)

Eligibility Criteria

  • The scholarship is open to students from all around the world.
  • For the Rhodes scholarship, you must be a citizen of one of these countries. If your country name is not on the list, you can apply for the Rhodes Global Scholarship.
  • Applicants must have an outstanding academic record.
  • The Rhodes scholarship eligibility criteria vary from country to country. Use the Eligibility Checker Tool, and select your country for more details on requirements, criteria, and how you can apply.
  • Scholars from all backgrounds can apply.

Eligible Countries and the No of Scholarships

RegionNumber of Scholarships
Commonwealth Caribbean (Antigua, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Trinidad & Tobago, Jamaica, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, St. Lucia, St. Vincent, St. Kitts-Nevis, Montserrat, Anguilla, the Turks and Caicos Islands, Cayman Islands, and the British Virgin Islands)1
East Africa (Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, South Sudan, and Burundi)1
Hong Kong1
New Zealand3
Saudi Arabia2
Southern Africa (South Africa, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Namibia and Eswatini)10
Syria, Jordan, Lebanon, and Palestine2
United Arab Emirates2
United States of America (50 states of the US, the District of Columbia, and the U.S. territories of American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands)32
West Africa (Covering Benin, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, the island of Saint Helena, Senegal, Sierra Leone, São Tomé and Principe and Togo)3

How to Apply for the Rhodes Scholarship 2025?

  • The Rhodes Scholarship has set the application process for each country. So follow the steps below.
  • Visit the Rhodes Scholarship Website
  • Select your country of citizenship.
  • Use the Eligibility Checker to see if you are eligible.
  • Then it will open details and from there you can apply and follow the procedure.
  • If your country name is not on the list then apply for the Rhodes Global Scholarship.


Muhammad Saim Rasheed
As Opportunities Corners founder, my name is Muhammad Saim Rasheed. I completed my higher education from University of Engineering and Technology, Peshawar. I have been to Egypt for the AIESEC internship in 2016. In addition, I am an alumnus of the U.S. Department of State's (SUSI 2017) Exchange Program. I participated in the Young Leaders Fellowship in the Maldives in 2021, and I went to the International Youth Leadership Summit in Turkiye in 2022. Since 2017, I have participated in numerous fully funded educational and leadership programs. I therefore created this blog based on my own personal experiences, and I mentor students who are eager and enthusiastic about pursuing fully funded opportunities. You can visit the official sources for additional information by clicking on the links provided at the end of each post. Read more about me and our partners here. I am also Featured by Pakistan-U.S. Alumni Network