Course(s) Offered: All fields
Course Level: Graduate (masters)
Provider: University of West England
Country to Study in: UK
The University of the West of England, Bristol offers more than £600,000 worth of scholarships for international students each year. This includes the Millennium Development Scholarship.
The Millennium Development Scholarship is targeted to international students who wish to attain Millennium Development goals within their country.
Successful applicants must show how the scholarship will help them attain the Millennium Development goals within their country, and will also be required to undertake both an internship and an ambassadorial activity as part of the programme.
Eligible students must:
- Have achieved the equivalent of a British 1st in an undergraduate degree
- Hold an unconditional offer or a conditional offer where IELTS or equivalent English language is the only condition
- Be a new student to UWE Bristol with no previous UK study
- Be classed as overseas for fees purposes
- Not be a sponsored student or in receipt of another scholarship/award
- Provide official transcripts at the time of application
Applicants will need to provide information in their application detailing how the scholarship will help them to attain the Millennium Development goals within their country.
Citizens of ALL countries (international students from around the world
University of West England (UWE), Bristol; UK
Fields of study
Any one year Master’s Degree Programme offered at the University
Number of awards
A total of 2 scholarship awards are offered - 1 for the January 2017 entry; AND another one for the September 2017 entry
This is a FULL tuition award - it will last throughout duration of programme
Full tuition fee scholarship will be awarded for an outstanding student to study a one year Masters programme at UWE.
The recipient of this scholarship will be required to undertake an internship working within the International Development Office and other departments, and will also be required to undertake ambassadorial activity for the University throughout the duration of the course.
Method of Application
You must have received an unconditional offer for a Master’s Programme at UWE before you can apply for this scholarship. Applicants will need to provide information in their application detailing how the scholarship will help them to attain the Millennium Development goals within their country.
Applications can be made via a task in applicant’s Welcome website by the deadline date below. Only eligible applicants will be invited to apply via a task in their welcome website. Applicants are selected based on academic merit and the information that is provided in their application form and statement.
It is important to visit the official website (link to it is below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.
The deadline for submitting your application for the January 2017 intake is 13 November 2016; while that for the September 2017 intake is March 2017 (exact date yet to be advised).
The University of the West of England, also known as UWE Bristol, or simply UWE (pronounced "you-we") is a university based in the British city of Bristol. Its main campus is at Frenchay in Bristol, about five miles (8 km) north of the city centre. UWE also has campuses at St Matthias and Glenside in north-east Bristol and Bower Ashton, near Ashton Court in south-west Bristol.
UWE is the larger of the two universities in Bristol, the other being the longer established University of Bristol.
Application Deadline: 13 November 2016
Open to International Applicants: Yes
More Scholarship Information and Application
Related: Scholarships in the UK for International Students