Cuban Government scholarships 2017-2018

State Department for University Education


The Cuban Government is offering 2 scholarships for Kenyan students to study medicine in Cuba. Successful Applicants will be provided with Tuition waiver, a monthly allowance and accommodation at the University campuses on the same basis as the Cuban students. Candidates should be able to cover their travel expenses, including a round –trip air ticket.
Applicants should meet the following conditions:

Minimum KCSE Mean Grade of B (plain)
Not more than 25 years of age
Strong grades on the major subjects that are key to the specialty preferred
Completed Secondary Education in the last three (3) years
Have an original KCSE Certificate

All eligible candidates must read and follow the following guidelines strictly:

Obtain preliminary application forms from the Ministry of Education offices at Telposta Towers, 27th floor room 2702. The application forms can also be downloaded from the Ministry’s website: (scholarship form).

Completed application forms with attached certified photocopies of Passport, ID, academic certificates, Birth Certificate, other testimonials
Director – University Education,
Ministry of Education,
P O Box 9583 – 00200,


delivered to Telposta Towers, 27th floor Room 2702.

The Preliminary application forms should reach the Ministry not later than 17th May, 2017.