This scholarship is for new international (non-EU) students on a full-time, taught, campus-based Masters course starting in September 2017.

The scholarship will not apply if an industrial placement or exchange year is undertaken, or if you suspend your studies for any reason.

The scholarship is awarded in the form of a reduction in tuition fees.

Students who apply for the Head of College Scholarship will also be considered for the President’s Postgraduate Scholarship. There is no need to make a separate application.

Maximum number of scholarships available:

25 scholarships for students from the College of Social Science, Arts and Humanities
25 scholarships for students from the College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology
30 scholarships for students from the College of Science and Engineering

Value of scholarship:

Academic merit

How to Apply:

To apply for the scholarship, please complete the application form and return to:

Mail: Scholarship Applications, International Office, University of Leicester, Leicester LE1 7RH, UK.

Application Deadline:

There will be two deadlines for the consideration of applications during the year. If you receive an offer to study before 10 March 2017, the deadline to apply for a scholarship is 31 March 2017. If you receive your offer after this date, the deadline is 31 July 2017.

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