UK Scholarships

Scholarship Name: University of Lincoln India Scholarship

Deadline:

  • For programmes commencing in September/October 2022: Friday 15 July 2022
  • For programmes commencing in January/February 2023: Friday 16 December 2022

Eligibility:  The University of Lincoln is delighted to offer India Scholarships to prospective postgraduate applicants who are a national of or have permanent residence in, India.

Participating Universities/Acceptable Programs: All programs for University of Lincoln

Application process: You do not need to apply for this scholarship. You will automatically be considered for the India Scholarship once you have submitted your application to study at the University of Lincoln.

Website link: https://www.lincoln.ac.uk/home/studywithus/scholarshipsandbursaries/indiascholarship/

Total amount allotted: The India Scholarship is valued at £5,000 and will be awarded to eligible students as a tuition fee discount in the first year of their studies.

Scholarship Name: Heriot-Watt University

Deadline: September 2021 and January 2022

Eligibility: 

  • In order to be eligible for this award, you must be: Domiciled in an international country at the time of application and classified as an overseas student for fee purposes starting a full-time on-campus programme of study
  • Self-funding your course
  • Holding an offer to study a full-time postgraduate taught degree course starting in September 2021 or in January 2022.

Participating Universities/Acceptable Programs: All programs for Heriot Watt University

Application process: The number of scholarships is limited and they are offered on a first-come, first-served basis. You will be automatically considered for the scholarship if you meet the academic criteria. There is no additional application process for this scholarship.

Website link: https://www.hw.ac.uk/uk/scholarships/postgraduate-merit-award.htm

Total amount allotted: We have scholarships with an overall value of half a million pounds available for self-funded students

Scholarship Name: The University of Sheffield

Deadline: Monday 16 May 2022.

Eligibility: The scholarships are available to all new international students who meet the eligibility criteria. You must hold an offer to study at the University of Sheffield.Your programme must commence at the University of Sheffield in autumn 2021. You must receive an offer for a course studied in full at the University of Sheffield. Masters programmes split between the University of Sheffield and a partner institution are not eligible to apply for a scholarship. Anyone studying a Masters/integrated PhD programme is eligible for a merit scholarship in the Masters element of the programme only.

Participating Universities/Acceptable Programs: It is available only for masters program

Application process: 

  • The deadline for scholarship applications is 13:00 (UK time) on Monday 17 May 2021. This is a competitive process and not all applications will be successful. A panel of senior members of staff will select the strongest applications and will be looking for the following:
  • Applicant has provided a clear rationale for applying for a course at the University of Sheffield. Applicant has clearly articulated future ambitions, these goals relate to the degree they have applied for. Applicant has a strong academic profile.

Website link: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/international/fees-and-funding/scholarships/postgraduate/international-merit-postgraduate-scholarship

Total amount allotted: 25% of the original tuition fee for a postgraduate taught programme starting in September 2021.

Scholarship Name: University of Bristol

Deadline: Not Mentioned

Eligibility: 

  • Have applied to start one of the qualifying management MSc programmes in September 2021:
  • MSc Business Analytics
  • MSc Global Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • MSc Human Resource Management and the Future of Work are classed as an overseas student for fee purposes

Participating Universities/Acceptable Programs: Not Mentioned

Application process: Apply using the international scholarships online application form. You can find more details about this form in our guidance on how to apply for international scholarships.

Website link: http://www.bristol.ac.uk/international/fees-finance/scholarships/

Total amount allotted: Ten scholarships of £5,000 are available, which must be used towards the cost of tuition fees.

Scholarship Name: University of Liverpool

Deadline: Not Mentioned

Eligibility: 

To be eligible for this award you must:

  • Be liable to pay full tuition fees at the overseas/international rate
  • Be starting a new postgraduate master’s programme in academic year 2021 at the campus in Liverpool.
  • Achieve a first class degree or equivalent qualification – as defined by the University of Liverpool and listed here.
  • The award will not be available to students who have studied at Liverpool International College, XJTLU or completed their Undergraduate degree at Liverpool, as these students have their own scholarship provision.
  • The award will not be available to students who are sponsored (by their government or commercial organisation), as these students are fully funded.
  • Students undertaking the MArch programme or an MPhil qualification are not eligible for a Vice- Chancellors International Attainment Scholarship- PGT Award.

Participating Universities/Acceptable Programs: This university offers various scholarships to international students. Please check the provided link to see all the available scholarships

Application process: You do not need to make an application to receive this scholarship. The Scholarship will be automatically allocated to all eligible students.

Website link: https://www.liverpool.ac.uk/study/international/tuition-fees-and-scholarships/postgraduate/

Total amount allotted: £2,500 tuition fee reduction

Scholarship Name: University of Essex

Deadline: –

Eligibility: 

  • If you’re an international student, took your undergraduate degree overseas or in the UK and are self-funding your postgraduate studies, you could be eligible for a scholarship worth up to £5,000, paid as a discount on your tuition fee. Tier 1 and 2 – 60% or CGPA 6.5/10, or CGPA 2.6/4 £5,000
  • Tier 1 and 2 – 55% or CGPA 6/10, or CGPA 2.4/4 £3,000
  • Tiers 3 – 65% or CGPA7.5/10 or CGPA 3/4 £5,000
  • Tiers 3 – 60% or CGPA 7/10 or CGPA 2.8/4 £3,000

Participating Universities/Acceptable Programs: This university offers various scholarships to international students. Please check the provided link to see all the available scholarships

Application process: 

  • We’ll assess your eligibility based on the information that you submit with your application for your place at Essex.
  • If you meet all the eligibility criteria, you will automatically be awarded this scholarship. You don’t need to complete an application form.

Website link: https://www1.essex.ac.uk/fees-and-funding/masters/scholarships/

Total amount allotted: £5,000 tuition fee reduction

Scholarship Name: Aston University

Deadline: Website says TO be Confirmed

Eligibility: UK and international applications. MBA Full-time.

Participating Universities/Acceptable Programs: MBA programs

Application process:

  • The MBA Dean’s Award is Aston’s most prestigious MBA scholarship for students who have shown exceptional drive and determination to succeed in their career. Please tell us why you are a suitable candidate for this scholarship.
  • To apply you will need to log into your My Aston Portal (MAP) account, where you will find a link to the scholarship application form. Details on how to access your MAP account can be found in your offer email.

Website link: https://www.aston.ac.uk/bss/aston-business-school/aston-mba/mba-scholarships

Total amount allotted: 50% off tuition fee.

Scholarship Name: The University of Edinburgh

Deadline: Not Mentioned

Eligibility: In order to gain access to the scholarship application system applicants must have applied for admission to the University of Edinburgh. Please note that, following the submission of an application for admission, it can take up to ten working days for all system checks to be completed and for access to be granted.

Participating Universities/Acceptable Programs: 

  • MSc Advanced Chemical Engineering
  • MSc Electronics
  • MSc Electrical Power Engineering
  • MSc Signal Processing and Communications
  • MSc Structural and Fire Safety Engineering
  • MSc Sustainable Energy Systems

Application process: The online scholarship application form is located in EUCLID and can be accessed via MyEd our web-based information portal at https://www.myed.ed.ac.uk

Website link: https://www.ed.ac.uk/student-funding/postgraduate/international

Total amount allotted: Each scholarship will have a value of £3,000

Scholarship Name: The University of Manchaster

Deadline: 22 May 2022.

Eligibility: 

  • For the purposes of these awards, students will be considered from international fee-paying students domiciled in the following countries: Bangladesh, Nepal, India, Pakistan, or Sri Lanka.
  • Applicants for the South Asian awards must have accepted a conditional or unconditional offer to study a full-time programme at Manchester and must submit an online scholarship application form by 21 May 2021. The application form will be emailed to all relevant offer-holders.
  • Applicants will be considered for the award based on academic merit and the quality of their scholarship application.
  • Applicants must be self-funded (ie not sponsored).
  • Applicants for MBA, MPhil, Master of Architecture (MArch), Architecture and Urbanism (MA) and Master of Landscape Architecture (MLA) , Clinical Medicine and Dentistry degrees are not eligible for the award.

Participating Universities/Acceptable Programs: Masters programs

Application process: Applicants for the South Asian awards must have accepted a conditional or unconditional offer to study a full-time programme at Manchester and must submit an online scholarship application form by 21 May 2021. The application form will be emailed to all relevant offer-holders and awards will be made by 15 June 2021.

Website link: https://www.manchester.ac.uk/study/international/country-specific-information/india/scholarships/

Total amount allotted: Ten awards of £6,000 will be allocated on the basis of academic excellence.

Scholarship Name: University of Leicester

Deadline: –

Eligibility: 

  • First class undergraduate degree, minimum 65%. You must be classified as an international (non-EU) student for fee purposes.
  • You must be starting a full-time, campus-based taught postgraduate course in the College of Science and Engineering commencing in or September 2021.

Participating Universities/Acceptable Programs: Masters programs

Application process: There is no need to apply for this scholarship. Eligible students will be automatically considered. If successful, you will be notified when you submit your final results.

Website link: https://le.ac.uk/study/postgraduates/fees-funding/scholarships-discounts/scieng-pg

Total amount allotted: We are delighted to offer a scholarship worth up to £5,600 per year of full – time study.

Scholarship Name: Warwick Business School

Deadline: Not Mentioned

Eligibility: WBS Scholarships are available to the most talented candidates from all over the world.

Participating Universities/Acceptable Programs: MBA and MSc postgraduate courses.

Application process: You will automatically be considered for a WBS Scholarship upon submitting your course application. Please be aware if you are looking to study one of our MBA programmes or the MSc Global Central Banking & Financial Regulation, you will need to provide a 300 word written statement outlining why you believe you should be awarded a scholarship

Website link: https://www.wbs.ac.uk/courses/scholarships/

Total amount allotted: We have £6million+ of WBS Scholarships available

Scholarship Name: London Business School Fund Scholarships

Deadline: Not Mentioned

Eligibility: Candidates who are offered a place in Master’s Program in Management at LBS.

Participating Universities/Acceptable Programs: Master’s Program in Management at LBS.

Application process: Candidates who have applied for the Master’s Program at London Business School and are offered a place in any program will be automatically considered for this scholarship.

Website link: https://www.london.edu/masters-degrees/financial-aid/search-for-funding/london-business-school-fund-scholarships

Total amount allotted:  Scholarships awards are

(i) London Business School Fund –They will provide an amount of £6,000 to the eight star candidates.

(ii) London Business School Fund for Women – They will provide an amount of £6,000 to two female candidates.

Scholarship Name: City University of London

Deadline: 31st May

Eligibility: 

  • A demonstrable enthusiasm for studying and pursuing a career in business, as outlined in your 500 word statement
  • The quality of the academic recommendation and grades provided
  • Your circumstances and need for further financial support as outlined in your statement.

Participating Universities/Acceptable Programs: Available to undergraduate and postgraduate students to help with some of the additional costs of studying

Application process: 

  • You will need to have started your course at City in order to apply for this scholarship. Applications will be open during your first year of study and you will require some documentation from your course in order to apply.
  • When you apply for the scholarship, you will need to provide the following information:
  • A letter of recommendation from a tutor or course co-ordinator at City A statement of recent grades/exam results from your course at City, once you are studying with us A statement of no more than 500 words, explaining why you feel you are a good candidate for the Scholarship.

Website link: https://www.city.ac.uk/prospective-students/finance/funding/1st-formations-business-scholarship

Total amount allotted: The scholarship awards up to ten successful applicants with a bursary of £600 each.

Scholarship Name: Rhodes Scholarships at University of Oxford

Deadline: Not Mentioned

Eligibility: 

  • Citizenship & Residency: Each applicant must fulfil the citizenship and residency requirements of the Rhodes constituency for which they are applying.
  • Age: Age limits vary between constituencies and range from a minimum age limit of 18 to a maximum of 28 by 1 October of the year following selection. In most constituencies, the age limit is 24 or 25.
  • Education: All applicants must have achieved academic standing sufficiently advanced to assure completion of a bachelor’s degree by the October following election. Academic standing must be sufficiently high to ensure admission to the University of Oxford, which has very competitive entry requirements, and to give confidence that Rhodes Scholars will perform to a high academic standard in Oxford. Individual constituencies may specify a 1st or equivalent. Some constituencies require an undergraduate degree to have been taken within the constituency of application.”

Participating Universities/Acceptable Programs: Not Mentioned

Application process: 

“1.Submmit Applications for Rhodes Scholarships open during the spring and summer of the preceding year.
2.Online application
3.Evidence of academic record / transcript (complete or in progress) of undergraduate degree and any postgraduate study
4.Curriculum vitae/resumé or list of principal activities
5.Personal statement or essay (including, crucially, a clear statement of what the applicant wishes to study at Oxford and why)
6.Evidence of age / birth certificate / passport
7.English Language proficiency (where English is not the first language)
8.Photograph 9.List of referees”

Website link: https://www.ox.ac.uk/admissions/graduate/fees-and-funding/oxford-funding?wssl=1

Total amount allotted: 

  • Direct payment to the University and the Scholar’s College to cover costs such as matriculation, tuition, laboratory and certain other ancillary fees
  • Direct payment to the Scholar of a personal stipend and one economy class airfare to and from Oxford at the beginning and end of the Scholarship
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