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BU Vice-Chancellor's International Scholarship

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September 2015 entry

This scholarship is offered to students who have applied to study a full-time taught postgraduate (Master's) degree at BU and who are resident in one of the eligible countries as found in the section below.

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Who is eligible to apply for this scholarship?

Students resident in the following countries at the time of application who are classified as 'overseas' for fee purposes are eligible to apply.

To which courses does this scholarship apply?

All full-time BU postgraduate (Master's) courses (excluding distance learning courses).

How much is the scholarship worth?

10 awards of 50% of tuition fee payable for the standard duration of the course (excludes repeat units).

How is this scholarship paid?

Scholarships are paid by a reduction in tuition fee.

How many scholarships are awarded annually?

10 awards.

What are the criteria for this scholarship?

  • You must be able to demonstrate an exceptional academic profile (equivalent to UK First Class honours degree as assessed by NARIC)
  • Please contact our International Admissions Team if you require clarification about equivalent level overseas qualifications
  • You must be able to demonstrate an outstanding personal profile as evidenced in your personal statement.

Other information about this scholarship

  • Recipients of this scholarship cannot be in receipt of any other BU scholarship
  • Financial need will not be taken into consideration.

How do I apply?

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The deadline for applications is 31 March 2015. You can apply at the same time or after you have submitted your course application form.

Completed application forms should be returned to:

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Bournemouth University
The Base
Poole House
Fern Barrow
BH12 5BB

Forms can also be scanned and emailed to:

When will I hear if I have been successful?

Successful applicants will normally be informed within one month of the closing date. You award cannot be formally approved until you hold an unconditional firm (UF) offer.

The legal bit…

Scholarships are reviewed on a regular basis and the university reserves the right to withdraw, amend or introduce new scholarships at any time. Scholarships are offered subject to funding and availability.

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