Scholarship Info

A.SCHOLARSHIPS AND FUNDING SCHEMES

SCHEME FUNDING OPPORTUNITY OPEN TO STUDENTS OR RESEARCHERS FROM
Euraxess UK Research placements in the UK All countries
Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan Master’s and doctoral courses, plus 6-month clinical courses Commonwealth countries
Charles Wallace India Trust Scholarships Doctoral studies, research, visiting fellows and Scottish summer school India
Goa Education Trust Scholarships Postgraduate courses India – Goa
Hornby Educational Trust Scholarships Scholarships for English language teachers to develop their English language skills Selected countries – see website

B.UK GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIPS

Erasmus Scholarships

Royal Society grants

Depending on your nationality, you may be eligible for a loan or financial support from the UK government. Visit the UKCISA website for more details.

Postgraduate studentships can be found via a number of websites, including Postgraduate Studentships and Prospects.

SCHOLARSHIP SCHEMES DETAILS
Chevening Scholarships The scholarship scheme of the British Government is awarded to 1000 extraordinary international students every year to pursue post graduate study in the UK universities.
Commonwealth Scholarships Targeted to students from developing Commonwealth countries willing to pursue Master’s, PhD, and split-site (PhD) study in the UK. The UK Department for International Development (DFID) funds these scholarships.
Commonwealth Shared Scholarship Scheme A joint initiative between the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission (with funding from DFID), and UK universities, to support scholarships for students from developing Commonwealth countries willing to pursue postgraduate studies at UK Universities.

C.UK UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIPS

SCHOLARSHIP DETAILS OPEN TO
Gates Cambridge Scholarships Full-cost awards (university fees, maintenance allowances, airfare, and some dependant’s allowance), for graduate study and research in any subject available at the University of Cambridge. Annually, about 100 new Gates Scholars are awarded. International students
Rhodes Scholarships at University of Oxford The oldest and the most prestigious international scholarship program in the world, the Rhodes Scholarships are postgraduate awards that support outstanding students. It’s a full-cost award.83 Scholars are selected each year.
See Also Oxford’s Clarendon Scholarships and Weidenfeld Scholarship Programme
International students from selected countries at the University of Oxford.
Cardiff University Scholarships for International Students Cardiff University awards this International Scholarship in recognition of the exceptional talent of the students. It consists of wide range of distinct scholarships given annually, at all academic levels: Undergraduate (3 scholarships), Postgraduate Taught – Masters (6 scholarships), and Postgraduate Research – PhD (not specified). It covers full tuition fees of the course. International students
University of Birmingham Scholarships for International Students The University of Birmingham offers 18 individual scholarships, worth £10,000 for international students pursuing a one year Masters programme. It accommodates the cost of tuition fees only.
ISH-London Met Scholarship Scheme London Metropolitan University and International Students House (ISH), together offer this scholarship programme for international students willing to undertake a Master’s Degree Programme at the University. It includes full tuition fee scholarship and one year accommodation at International Students House. international students from selected countries
Bristol University International Office Scholarships Ten International Office Scholarships, worth £8,500,are offered for new international students willing to undertake an undergraduate or postgraduate program at the University. international students
University of West London International Ambassador Scholarships The International Ambassador Scholarship awards 100 scholarships worth£5,000 ($7,500 USD) for exceptional students willing to take up a full time undergraduate or postgraduate program at University of West London. The scholars will act as international ambassadors for the University. international students
University of West England Global Student Scholarships The University of the West England, Bristol offers scholarships-Global Student Scholarship and Chancellor’s Scholarship each year for students in their internship working within the Global Student Support/International Development Office, worth more than £100,000.
See also: UWE Millennium Development Scholarships
international students
Sheffield Hallam University Transform Together Scholarships for Non-EU Students Transform Together scholarships, which include a one-year full tuition fee waiver for full-time taught postgraduate courses and 50% discount on tuition fee each year of an undergraduate course, are offered to students applying for full time postgraduate or undergraduate programme at Sheffield Hallam University. The scholarships are specially targeted to international students who want to represent the international student body at Sheffield Hallam University. Any non-EU country
University of Westminster International Scholarships University of Westminster offers scholarships to eligible students applying a full-time Masters degree at the University of Westminster. The scholarship covers full tuition fee waivers, accommodation, living and flights expenses to and fro.
See also Westminster Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarships and Westminster Full Tuition Fee Waivers
Any developing country
Developing Solutions Scholarships at University of Nottingham Every year, 105 Developing Solutions Scholarships-30 covering the full tuition fee while 75 cover 50%, are awarded to students applying for a Masters Degree at the University of Nottingham. International students of the developing countries of the Commonwealth
Edinburgh Global Development Academy Scholarships The University of Edinburgh awards Masters Scholarships for international students eligible for Master’s programmes offered by the University. 2 Master’s scholarships are available which cover the tuition fee for students from less developed countries.
See also: Edinburgh Global Masters Scholarships
International students from least developing countries
University of Bradford Scholarships for Developing Countries in Crisis The University of Bradford scholarships for developing Countries in Crisis Scholarships, worth about £20,000 which covers full tuition fees and accommodation plus £2000 per annum, are targeted to support students in financial hardship. Students from the country under crisis as a result of any political situation, war, natural disaster etc.
University of East Anglia Development Scholarships The University of East Anglia is awarding partial and full scholarships for Bachelors or Masters Degree in International development courses offered by the School of International Development. Multiple International Development Scholarships worth £1,000 fees awards and One (1) International Development Full Fees Scholarship are awarded to international taught applicants on the basis of academic excellence and their personal statement. Students from developing/low-income countries.

Note: Students may require going through their prospective college or university websites for any scholarship scheme which might be mentioned.