May 1, 2016

Bristol University International Scholarships for Undergraduate Study in UK

International Office Scholarships

Course(s) Offered: All fields
Course Level: Undergraduate, Graduate (masters)
Provider: University of Bristol
Country to Study in: UK

Scholarship Description
The University of Bristol is delighted to announce the International Office Scholarships for new international students for 2016 entry.

The University of Bristol's International Office Scholarships is open to all International students from around the world and will be applied to any Bachelors or Masters degree programme offered at the University of Bristol.

Please note that for the current academic year, the university would not be offering this scholarship for masters students for this year. Only undergraduate International Office Scholarship awards will be granted for the 2016 academic study.

Bristol University International Office Scholarships

To be considered for this scholarship, all applicants must:
  • be classed as overseas students for fee purposes.
  • already hold an offer of a place on a full-time undergraduate or masters programme at the University of Bristol.
  • may be from any discipline.
Sponsored students and students in receipt of another scholarship/award over £3000 are not eligible to apply.

Current University of Bristol students are not eligible to apply.

Eligible groups
Citizens of ALL countries (EXCEPT the UK)

Participating Institutions
University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, UK

Fields of study
All accredited undergraduate level and masters level degree programmes offered at the University of Bristol are all eligible

Number of awards
A total of FIVE (5) scholarship awards will be granted for 2016 entry. Ten scholarship grants were awarded for the immediate past academic session, thus: 5 to undergraduates and 5 to masters.

Sponsorship duration
For the Undergraduate level, the scholarships will be applied to the first THREE years of Bachelors study; while for the Postgraduate level, it will be applied to the ONE year of Masters program.

Scholarship benefits
The scholarships value are awarded thus:
  • Five scholarships of £8,500 each will be available for prospective undergraduate students.
    This is divided as follows: £3,000 in Year One, £3,000 in Year Two and £2,500 in Year Three. No awards will be made for subsequent years.
  • Five scholarships of £8,500 each will be available for prospective one year taught Masters students (DOES NOT APPLY FOR THE 2016 YEAR).
Method of Application
All applicants must apply online. Applicants may (or may not) be required to answer the following question:
"Why do you think it is important for a university to have students from around the world?" (max. 350 words). Simply, click the application link on the official website and follow/answer all the onscreen prompts/questions to submit your application.

It is important to visit the official website (link to it is below) to access the application form and for complete information on how to apply for this scholarship.

The scholarship application deadline is Friday 10th June, 2016 (17h00 UK time).

All successful applicants to this scholarship will be informed of the outcome in July 2016.

The University of Bristol is a red brick research university located in Bristol, United Kingdom. It received its Royal Charter in 1909, and its predecessor institution, University College, Bristol, had been in existence since 1876.

Bristol has been ranked 29th by the QS World University Rankings, and is ranked amongst the top ten of UK universities by QS, THE, and ARWU. A highly selective institution, it has an average of 14 applicants for each undergraduate place.

Application Deadline: 10 June 2016
Open to International Applicants: Yes

More Scholarship Information and Application

Related: List of Scholarships in the UK for International Students


  1. I am eager to apply for it but I don't know how can I get University of Bristol or UCAS applicant number?...Do't know how....May anyone tell me how I can get, please?


  2. Will this scholarship be already open for next school year?

    1. Hello cyangirl, YES it will be open again next year because it is an annual scholarship award. We will update it if and when the providers call for application next year.