Course(s) Offered: Any field
Course Level: PhD/Doctoral
Provider: University of Warwick
Country to Study in: UK
The University of Warwick values its increasingly developed reputation as an international university, and the Chancellor’s International Scholarships demonstrate the University’s commitment to fully supporting its most outstanding students, no matter their national origin.
The University is offering the Chancellor’s International Scholarships for overseas Postgraduate research applications for entry in October 2016/17. The University Scholarship will offer full fees support and maintenance award to international doctoral students of the highest caliber.
The Chancellor’s International Scholarships are allocated annually via a combined postgraduate research scholarship competition and are open to students of any nationality and to any discipline offered at Warwick.
To be considered for this award:
- Applicants for a Chancellor's International Scholarship must also be applying for a PhD at the University of Warwick to begin in October 2016;
- Students currently enrolled on a PhD or MPhil/PhD at the University of Warwick may apply in their first year of registration only.
- Applicants must expect to be 'overseas' students for fees purposes, but there is no other nationality criteria;
- Applicants may be from any discipline at Warwick.
Candidates must have outstanding academic performance from previous education qualifications.
Citizens of ANY country (EXCEPT the UK/EU)
The University of Warwick; United Kingdom
Fields of Study
Any doctoral level programme in any discipline offered at the university
Number of awards
For the 2016/2017 entry, the Warwick Graduate School expects to award about 25 Chancellor’s International Scholarships. In the past, the University had offered approximately 17 positions for this same award.
It will cover the whole period of the PhD programme, usually three / three and a half years.
The length of funding will be 3.5 years unless you are already in your first year of study when you apply then the length of funding will be reduced accordingly.
Awards made for entry in Autumn 2016 will include both of the following:
- The full payment of overseas tuition fees (worth up to £18,800 at 15/16 rates)
- A maintenance stipend in line with RCUK rates (provisional £14,254* for full time award holders in 2016/17)
The application process will be wholly combined with the applications for Chancellor's Scholarships.
New applicants can apply for the Chancellor’s International Scholarship by completing the Joint Postgraduate Admissions and Scholarship Application form. If you are eligible for this scholarship you will be asked if you would like to be considered for funding as part of your application to the University.
It is important to read the 2016-17 Guidance Notes for Applicants(PDF) and visit the official website (link to it is below) for complete information on how to apply for this scholarship.
The deadline for applications is 13 January 2016.
No late applications will be accepted.
Please read the PGR Scholarships Guidance thoroughly before applying. Only applicants who score very highly on the Scoring Criteria are likely to have a realistic chance of success.
Application Deadline: 13 January 2016
Open to International students: Yes
More Scholarship Information and Application
Related: List of European Scholarships for International Students