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International Academic Excellence Fee Scholarships

Full-time: available
Part-time: not available
Prospective students: available
Current students: not available
Entry year: 2018/19
Undergraduate: available
Postgraduate taught: available
Postgraduate research: not available
Unlimited scholarships available

Eligibility criteria

Students from all other countries excluding EU countries will be automatically assessed for academic-related fee scholarships worth £2,500, £3,000 or £3,500 based on your entry qualifications and nationality.

Students achieving the highest entry grades can apply for one of our Half-Fee Academic Excellence Scholarships - full eligibility criteria is available on that webpage.

Students on discounted partnership programmes are not entitled to this scholarship. The scholarship is only applicable to students who enter their programme in Year 0 (Foundation) or Year 1.

Eligible countries

  • Afghanistan
  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra
  • Angola
  • Antigua & Barbuda
  • Antilles (Netherlands)
  • Argentina
  • Armenia
  • Aruba
  • Australia
  • Azerbaijani Republic, The
  • Bahamas, The
  • Bahrain
  • Bangladesh
  • Barbados
  • Belarus
  • Belize
  • Benin
  • Bhutan
  • Bolivia
  • Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba
  • Bosnia And Herzegovina
  • Botswana
  • Bouvet Island
  • Brazil
  • Brunei Darussalam
  • Burkina Faso; Also Upper Volta
  • Burundi
  • Myanmar
  • Cameroon
  • Canada
  • Cape Verde Islands
  • Canary Islands
  • Central African Republic
  • Chad
  • Channel Islands, not elsewhere specified
  • Chile
  • China
  • Christmas Island
  • Cocos (Keeling) Islands
  • Colombia
  • Comoros
  • Congo (Peoples Republic)
  • Congo, Democratic Republic
  • Cook Islands
  • Costa Rica
  • Cuba
  • Cura
  • Cyprus (Non-European Union)
  • Djibouti
  • Dominica
  • Dominican Republic
  • Timor Leste (East Timor)
  • Ecuador
  • Egypt, United Arab Republic of
  • El Salvador
  • Equatorial Guinea
  • Eritrea
  • Ethiopia
  • Faroe Islands
  • Fiji
  • French Polynesia
  • Gabon
  • Gambia, The Republic of The
  • Georgia
  • Greenland
  • Grenada
  • Guadeloupe
  • Guam
  • Guatemala
  • Guernsey
  • Guinea
  • Guinea Bissau
  • Guyana
  • Haiti
  • Honduras
  • Hong Kong
  • Iceland
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Iran
  • Iraq
  • Isle of Man (The)
  • Israel
  • Cote D'Ivoire (Ivory Coast)
  • Jamaica
  • Japan
  • Jersey
  • Jordan
  • Cambodia
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kenya
  • Kiribati (The Gilbert Islands)
  • Korea (North), Democratic Peoples Republic of
  • Korea (South), Republic of
  • Kosovo
  • Kuwait
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Laos People's Democratic Republic
  • Lebanon
  • Lesotho
  • Liberia
  • Libya
  • Liechtenstein
  • Macao (Special Administrative Region of China)
  • Macedonia
  • Madagascar
  • Malawi
  • Malaysia
  • Maldive Islands
  • Mali
  • Mauritania
  • Mauritius
  • Mexico
  • Moldova, Republic of
  • Monaco
  • Mongolia
  • Montenegro
  • Morocco
  • Mozambique
  • Namibia
  • Nauru
  • Nepal
  • New Caledonia, also French Overseas Territori
  • New Zealand
  • Nicaragua
  • Niger
  • Niue
  • Norfolk Island
  • Northern Mariana Islands
  • Norway
  • Oman
  • Pakistan
  • Palau
  • Palestine; West Bank; Gaza Strip inc E Jerusa
  • Panama
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Paraguay
  • Peru
  • Philippines
  • Puerto Rico
  • Qatar
  • Reunion
  • Russia
  • Rwanda
  • Samoa, Independent State of
  • San Marino
  • Sao Tome & Principe
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Senegal
  • Serbia
  • Seychelles
  • Sierra Leone
  • Singapore
  • Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
  • Solomon Islands
  • Somalia
  • South Africa
  • South Sudan
  • Sri Lanka
  • St Pierre and Miquelon
  • St.Kitts and Nevis
  • St.Lucia
  • St.Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Sudan
  • Suriname
  • Svalbard and Jan Mayen
  • Swaziland
  • Switzerland
  • Syrian Arab Republic
  • Taiwan
  • Tajikistan
  • Tanzania, United Republic of
  • Thailand
  • Togo
  • Tokelau
  • Tonga
  • Trinidad & Tobago
  • Tunisia
  • Turkey
  • Turkmenistan
  • Tuvalu
  • Uganda
  • Ukraine
  • United Arab Emirates
  • United States of America
  • United States Virgin Islands
  • Uruguay
  • Uzbekistan
  • Vanuatu
  • Vatican City, Holy See Vatican City State
  • Venezuela
  • Vietnam
  • Wallis and Futuna
  • Western Sahara
  • Windward Islands (not otherwise specified)
  • Yemen, Republic of
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe


Payment amount & frequency

Undergraduate entry

  • Country equivalent of AAA at A-level will result in a £2,500 fee scholarship. The scholarship will be paid in subsequent years if progressing with an average of 60% or above. Students from one of the countries eligible for the Country Specific Scholarship will receive a £3,000 fee scholarship.

 Postgraduate entry

  • Country equivalent of 2:1 at degree-level will result in a £2,500 fee scholarship. Students from one of the countries eligible for the Country Specific Scholarship will receive a £3,000 fee scholarship.
  • Country equivalent of first-class Honours at degree-level will result in a £3,000 fee scholarship. Students from one of the countries eligible for the Country Specific Scholarship will receive a £3,500 fee scholarship.

How to apply

These scholarships are automatically processed by the University and no separate application is required. The amount of scholarship that you are entitled to will be shown on your offer letter.

Although you may apply for more than one scholarship, you can only receive one scholarship from the University. Students must be paying their own fees. Students in receipt of external funding e.g. chevening scholarships are not entitled to this award. This award is instead of the Country Specific Scholarship NOT in addition to it.

Find out more

Email Admissions for further information.

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