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The Tercentenary International Masters Scholarship

The Tercentenary International Masters Scholarship Scheme helps outstanding postgraduate taught masters students from outside the United Kingdom to study in the School of Chemistry by providing for some of the costs of their training.

Awards

The scholarship will cover your full tuition fees (2021/22 International/EU tuition fees £31,900) and will be tenable for one academic session. This award cannot be held concurrently with fully-funded scholarships. It can, however, be combined with other partial funding.

Eligibility

The scholarship is offered to applicants starting a full-time MSc programme in the School of Chemistry in September 2021 on either the:

  • MSc Medicinal & Biological Chemistry
  • MSc Materials Chemistry

Applicants to the MSc Research programme will not be considered for this award.

Criteria

The studentships will be awarded on the basis of academic merit with candidates requiring the equivalent of a first-class honours degree or upper second-class honours degree from a recognised university or institution. Non-native English Language speakers must meet the University entry requirements of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

Chemistry UK Masters Scholarships

The Chemistry UK Masters Scholarships help outstanding postgraduate taught masters students from the United Kingdom to study in the School of Chemistry by providing for some of the costs of their training.

Awards

There are two Chemistry UK Masters Scholarships available, with a value of £5,000 each. The scholarships are only tenable for one academic year. This award cannot be held concurrently with fully-funded scholarships. It can, however, be combined with other partial funding.

Eligibility

The scholarship is offered to applicants who are liable for the UK rate of tuition fees and starting a full-time MSc programme in the School of Chemistry in September 2021 on either the:

  • MSc Medicinal & Biological Chemistry
  • MSc Materials Chemistry

Applicants to the MSc Research programme will not be eligible for this award.

Criteria

The scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic merit with candidates requiring the equivalent of a first-class honours degree or upper second-class honours degree from a recognised university or institution. Non-native English Language speakers must meet the University entry requirements of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

Applications

Application for the scholarships will be via your EUCLID application portal and you must be a current offer holder to be eligible.

  • The deadline for applications for the Tercentenary International Masters Scholarship is 6th May 2021.
  • The deadline for applications for the Chemistry UK Masters Scholarship is 13th July 2021.

Selection Procedure

The School Scholarships Allocation Committee will meet in June 2021 to select the scholarship holders. The winners will be announced thereafter. The School will offer scholarships to offer holders based on their MSc application taking into consideration academic qualifications and results as well as other achievements.

Scholarships will be offered based on merit and to the highest calibre applicants (see Scholarship criteria) and based on the candidate’s application for the Master's course.

Other Funding Opportunities

There are a number of other funding opportunities available to Taught Masters students. Please check the link below for details of what opportunities are available and deadlines for application.

Fees