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School of Geography

Head of School’s International Excellence Scholarship:

This £12,000 Scholarship is open to International* students wishing to study a Masters programme in the School of Geography for September 2017 entry.  Details of this award can be found below, along with a list of eligible programmes and a downloadable application form.

*International students are classed as anyone who is confirmed as paying the International fee for our Masters Programmes.

Eligible programmes

NB: Applicants for the Distance Learning GIS Masters are not eligible for this scholarship.

How to Apply/eligibility criteria

  • Before a Scholarship application can be made you must have first secured a Conditional or Unconditional offer of an academic place for one of the above eligible Masters programmes for 2017 entry.
  • You must not be in receipt of any other full fee Scholarship.
  • Applicants are expected to be able to demonstrate an outstanding academic track record with a good UK upper second class degree or better (or Overseas equivalent) and are encouraged to include details of any prizes, publications, work or voluntary experience in the application form that show evidence of a commitment to reaching personal and professional development goals. 

You can apply for this scholarship by downloading and completing the School of Geography Scholarship application form.  Further information and guidance on where to submit the Scholarship application are included on the form.

Scholarship Deadlines:

  • Deadline for submitting the Scholarship application form: 01 April 2017
  • Successful candidates will receive a confirmation of award email by: 1 May 2017

Successful applicants must accept their scholarship within two weeks of receiving the scholarship offer.

If you have any questions regarding the School of Geography Scholarships then please contact the School of Geography Admissions Office.