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International student scholarships

St Mary's International Scholarship

Eligibility

The scholarships are open to first year undergraduate and postgraduate taught students who have:

  • Been assessed as overseas (non-EU) fee payers
  • Applied to study full-time on campus for 2018/19 entry

Application Procedure

Applicants do not need to make a separate scholarship application and will be considered automatically for a scholarship after being made an offer of study. A panel will assess offer holders based on candidates’ prior academic achievement and personal statements. The scholarships are awarded on a rolling basis and therefore candidates who apply for their programme of study early may have a greater opportunity of success.

Offer holders who are successful in securing a scholarship will be notified within six weeks of receiving their offer of study.

If you have any questions about the application and selection procedure, please contact  international@stmarys.ac.uk.

St Mary's University – GREAT Scholarships 2018 – China

study-uk-logoThis year, in partnership with the British Council and the GREAT Britain Campaign, St Mary’s University will be offering four scholarships to Chinese students applying for postgraduate taught programmes in any subject.

In order to support more Chinese students to study in the UK, the British Council, together with 31 UK universities, has launched the GREAT Scholarships 2018 – China campaign. With 145 postgraduate scholarships on offer, the total value of the scholarship scheme is nearly £1 million.

This new scholarship scheme will offer an exciting opportunity for Chinese students wishing to get financial support to pursue postgraduate study in the UK. Students can apply for postgraduate courses in subjects including engineering, law, business, art and design, biosciences, IT and more, at 31 institutions across England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Please note: applicants should be Chinese passport holders.

Value of scholarship

Each scholarship is worth £5,500 off the total cost of your tuition fee.

Selection criteria

Scholarships are awarded to the applicants with the highest academic achievement.

Application procedure

Applicants do not need to make a separate scholarship application and will be considered automatically for a scholarship after being made an offer of study. A panel will assess offer holders based on candidates’ prior academic achievement and personal statements. The scholarships are awarded on a rolling basis and therefore candidates who apply for their programme of study early may have a greater opportunity of success.

Find out more

For more information on the GREAT Scholarships 2018 – China campaign, please visit the British Council website.

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Santander Scholarship
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St Mary’s University is a member of the Santander Universities network. One award of £5,000 will be available to a talented student starting a full-time undergraduate or postgraduate course of study at St Mary’s University in September 2018.

The scholarship, which will take the form of a fee waiver, will be awarded on academic merit. Eligible candidates, in receipt of an offer from St Mary’s University, will be invited to apply for the scholarship. 

Eligibility requirements

Candidates must:

  • hold Brazilian citizenship
  • ordinarily be a resident in Brazil

Selection criteria

Scholarships are awarded based on academic excellence.

Application procedure

Applicants do not need to make a separate scholarship application and will be considered automatically for the Santander Scholarship after being made an offer of study. A panel will assess offer holders based on candidates’ prior academic achievement and personal statements.  Candidates will be considered on a rolling basis and therefore candidates who apply for their programme of study early may have a greater opportunity of success.

For more information please contact Juan Arellano at juan.arellano@stmarys.ac.uk

Commonwealth Shared Scholarship

This is a full scholarship for selected postgraduate taught courses. This scholarship is offered to one student per year, for one of the following postgraduate taught courses:

  • Bioethics and Medical Law
  • Charity Management
  • Migration, Organised Crime and Human Trafficking
  • Chronic Disease Management

All applicants for this scholarship will need to first apply for admission to St Mary’s  as a postgraduate student and then submit a separate electronic application for the Commonwealth Shared Scholarship via the Commission’s Electronic Application System.

Further information, including application procedures for the Commonwealth Shared Scholarship can be found on the  Commissions Website.

Higher Education Scholarships for Palestine (HESPAL)

The HESPAL Scholarship is a joint award offered by the British Council and St Mary's University, Twickenham to help junior academic staff in Palestinian universities achieve an English Master's degree in a subject that will benefit their home institution in the Palestinian Territories.

Find out more about HESPAL