Academic Excellence Scholarship (International)

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The Postgraduate Academic Excellence Scholarship for international students is designed to recognise outstanding academic achievement. Scholarships are reviewed on a regular basis and the university reserves the right to withdraw, amend or introduce new scholarships at any time. Scholarships are offered subject to funding and availability. Scholarship is awarded in your first year only, unless stated otherwise.


• Any overseas applicant for either a full-time taught postgraduate course delivered on campus or Master's by research delivered on campus • You must have achieved a minimum of an upper second-class Honours degree (or international equivalent grades - see below), or a CPE with a merit profile • Applicants for the Graduate Diploma in Law (CPE) and Legal Practice Course (LPC) are eligible for this award. • If you are applying for a Postgraduate Diploma, distance learning course or certain courses delivered by the Faculty of Health & Social Sciences, you will not be eligible for this award • You can receive this scholarship alongside a Sports or Music scholarship, but cannot receive any other academic award. • Part-time, student-driven and distance learning (i.e online courses) are not eligible

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If your country isn’t listed there, please contact our International Admissions Team, who will assess your qualifications. Need to fill in an application: No - you will automatically be considered for this award if you meet the criteria

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