Go to portal to apply for the Federal Scholarship Board (FSB) Bilateral Education Agreement (BEA) scholarship form.

The Bilateral Education Agreement (BEA) Division of the Federal Scholarship Board (FSB) has officially announced the registration portal open for undergraduates and postgraduates students to obtained any of the degrees (first degrees, Masters and PhD studies). 

In the following countries that have a Bilateral Education Agreements (BEA) with Nigeria:

  • Algeria
  • China
  • Cuba
  • Egypt
  • Hungary
  • Japan
  • Mexico
  • Morocco
  • Romania
  • Russia
  • Serbia
  • South Korea
  • Tunisia
  • Turkey
  • Ukraine,

However, kindly, scroll down to read the requirements before applying for BEA scholarship 2020 or before submitting your application.

BEA Scholarship 2020/2021 Application Form 2020 Requirement

Postgraduate Scholarship:

All Ph.D and Masters’ Degree applicants should hold a

  • Masters’ Degree and First Degree with First Class (1St Class) or at least Second Class Upper (2:1), respectively. 
  • The applicants who are previous recipients of Foreign Awards must have completed at least two (2) years post qualification or employment practices in Nigeria;
  • Have completed N.Y.S.C. or obtained an Exemption Certificate where applicable.
  • The Age limit is 35 years;
  • Their certificates must not be more than 5 years. 
  • A prove of the willingness of the employer to release applicant (where necessary) is desirable.

Undergraduate Scholarship:

All applicants for undergraduate degree courses must possess a

  • minimum qualification of Five (5) As or Bs in West African Examination Council (WAEC) May/ June Result including English Language and Mathematics at one seating in subjects relevant to candidates intended field of study.
  • The Age of certificates should not be more than one (1) year for African countries and two (2) years for the European countries.
  • The Age limit of the candidates is 18 to 20 years old.

How to apply for BEA Scholarship 2020 on

When will portal close?

The closing date for these application is December 31, 2020. ADD YOUR E-MAIL ADDRESS TO THE NIGERIA YOUTH INVESTMENT FUND (NYIF) UPDATES.


Final Note application process is free of charge.

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