University of Essex is offering Academic Excellence Scholarship to International Students. The scholarship offers a tuition fee discount up to £5,000 to the beneficiaries. International students enrolling in a postgraduate taught programme are eligible for the scholarship. Moreover, the scholarship is open to students from all departments (excluding East 15). The University of Essex is one of the best universities in the UK. It ranks (459) in the world as per the QS World Ranking 2024. Those who meet the eligibility criteria are automatically considered for the award. Hence, no separate application is required.
University of Essex Academic Excellence Scholarship Eligibility
The eligibility criteria for the University of Essex Scholarship is as follows:
- Must be an international fee paying student self funding the education
- The applicant must have completed an undergraduate program from a recognised university abroad. Additionally, the student must have secured the score needed for the scholarship.
- The eligible courses include: MA, MSc, LLM and MRes degrees for the academic year 2024
- However, the scholarship is only available for the first year.
- The University of Essex graduates are not eligible for the award.
University of Essex Academic Excellence Scholarship Benefit
The University of Essex Academic Excellence Scholarship benefit varies on the basis of the country of the applicant. Moreover, those who have already received a degree from the UK can only receive an award up to £2,000. The University of Essex Academic Excellence Scholarship benefit for Indian students are on the basis of the marks. The benefit is as follows:
- Tier 1 55% or CGPA 6/10 or CGPA 2.4/4 (Tier 1)- £4,000
- Tier 2 60% or CGPA 6.5/10 or CGPA 2.6/4 (Tier 2)- £3,000
The University of Essex automatically considers international students applying for the postgraduate taught program.. Hence, no application is necessary. Apply for scholarships in UK. Find out more scholarships and grants here. To discover more news updates like this one visit the study abroad experts at Leverage Edu