Scholarships to Study in the UK
Known for their impeccable quality of education and being one of the finest places to live today, the UK offers a significant number of popular scholarships for international students, alongside an enriching study experience.
To aid international students’ progress, there are various financial support options available to help fund their studies in the UK. This includes scholarships, grants, bursaries, fellowships, monetary awards, and loans, etc.
The availability of multiple UK scholarships for international students from both the government and the privately held universities is driving the student growth every year.
Listed below are a few government distributed scholarships for international students in the UK:
Chevening Scholarships in UK
Chevening Scholarships are awarded to outstanding students from Chevening-eligible countries around the world.
•The Chevening Program is applicable for those pursuing a one-year master’s degree in the UK.
•A Chevening Scholarship is fully funded, i.e., it covers the travel expenses, living costs, and the course fees. Hence students are free to focus on maximizing the study experience of a lifetime.
Commonwealth Masters Scholarships in UK
The Commonwealth Scholarships are aimed at talented students belonging to the developing commonwealth countries (including Nepal). These scholarships can be availed to pursue a master’s degree in the United Kingdom.
•The Commonwealth Scholarships Commission (CSC) is an executive non-departmental public body; sponsored by the Department for International Development (DFID) in the UK. They process the scholarship funds to international students.
•The immense benefits of this scholarship include the to and fro airfare, examination and tuition fee, and thesis grants which are subjected to eligibility.
We at AECC Global provide you with information and steps to receive scholarships from both government and private universities. The private universities which offer scholarship to study in the UK for international students are:
|S.N.||Institute||Scholarship Name||Amount / Desc||Eligibility|
|1||University of Hertfordshire||Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship||£1,000 & £2,000||chosen course, motivation for studying|
|Regional Scholarships||£1,000, £2,000 & £4,000||specific regions around the world|
|2||De Montfort University||sports scholarship for PG||£6,000||students who can Compete at a high representative level|
|Access Scholarship||£1,000 cash per year.||If accepted in HE qualification|
|Executive MBA scholarships||£5,000||record of academic excellence|
|3||Coventry University||International Student Merit Scholarship||Upto £2500||Competitive Academics Scores|
|4||Queen’s University Belfast||International Scholarship||£2500 or £3000||Competitive Academics Scores|
|Queen’s Loyalty Scholarship||20% tuition fee reduction on year 1||For students who pay 1 year Tuition fees upfront|
|5||university of Greenwich||High Achievement Scholarship||£2,000||Competitive Academics Scores|
|International Scholarship Award||between £500 and £3,000||Case by Case with good Academic Profile|
|6||Northumbria University||Northumbria Global Scholarship||£2,000||For all for international students having Sound Academic Profile|
|7||University of Portsmouth||Vice Chancellor’s Global Development Scholarship||£1600 fee reduction||For all students who are accepted & Eligible for Course|
|8||cardiff Metropolitan University||International Student Merit Scholarship||up to 3500 Pound||For all students who are accepted & Eligible for Course|
|9||UCLAN||International Student Merit Scholarship||up to 4000 Pound||70%* & above in english in class 12, IELTS Waiver, Masters 6.5 (6) & above are eligible to apply|
|10||University of Essex||International Baccalaureate||£2,000||achieve academic excellence|
|Academic Excellence scholarship (For PG)||£5,000||70% (first division) or CGPA 3.50/4 £5,000|
|65% (first division) or CGPA 3/4 £3,000|
|MBA Early Bird Discount||£3,000||interview with the MBA Director|
|11||University of Dundee||Alumni Scholarship||Up to £3,000||For few Courses at PG level|
|Global Excellence Undergraduate Scholarship||Up to £25,000||For UG most inspiring applicants|
|Global Excellence Scholarships||£5,000||excellence through academic, extra-curricular, or voluntary activities|
|12||Heriot-watt University||Academic Excellence scholarship||Up to £3000||For outstanding Profiles|
|13||University of West london||International Ambassador Scholarship||Up to £5,000 tuition fee discount||For outstanding students|
|14||University of East london||International scholarships||£1,000 to £4,000||For outstanding Profiles|
|15||Glasgow Caledonian university||New to GCU Scholarship||£3,600||For International students only|
|Early Payment Discount||5% if fees are over £5,000||fees are paid in full prior|
|Loyalty Scholarship for International Students||£5,000||Who choose to progress their further study at GCU|
|16||university of Aberdeen||GBP 1000||For Master of Law and Geology and Petroleum Geology Bachelor Degree|
|17||Teesside university||Global Excellence Scholarship||£1500 or £2000||based on academic & English language ability|
|alumni scholarship||£1,000||For PG students for those who study UG at Teesside university itself|
|Early Payment Discount||£5,00||who pays fees in full before enrol|
|18||University of Bedfordshire||GBP 1000 Automatic and GBP 500||An automatic £1,000 Vice Chancellor’s Scholarship for new international applicants (undergraduate and postgraduate).|
|19||university of Huddersfield||Scholarships for new international undergraduate and Master’s students||Up to £2,000||A £500 Prompt Payment Discount for applicants who pay their first year fees in full, before or at registration (undergraduate and postgraduate).|
|Scholarships to progress from UG to PG||£4,000||Graduated from the University of Huddersfield & have a minimum of 2.1 degree classification|
|Early Payment Discount||£500 scholarship||Full payment of fees before University deadlines|
|20||University of Law||As Per University guidelines||Very Good Academic and household income of £25,000 or less, or meeting other criteria based on widening participation.|
|21||University of Surrey||10-15% on MBA Tuition Fees||MBA Scholarships can cover between 10 – 50% of the total tuition fee and will be awarded on a rolling basis. Candidates who apply early in the admissions round may therefore have a greater chance of receiving an award.|
|22||University of Plymouth||International Student Scholarship||£2,000||based on academic & English language ability|
|International Academic Excellence Scholarship||50% off the candidate tuition fees||Have an exceptional academic record, with Good English Language Ability|
|23||University of York||academic excellence Scholarship||£2,500 to £15,000||Based on academic & English language ability|
|Vice-Chancellor’s UG Scholarships||£15,000||Based on academic & English language ability|
|Vice-Chancellor’s PG Scholarships||£5,000||Based on academic & English language ability|