Faculty of Engineering Excellence Scholarship (FEES) for International students - 2017/18 entry

We're offering a number of scholarships for self-funded, international (non-EU) fee-paying students with excellent academic qualifications.

Awards are for course fees and differ for undergraduate, postgraduate and postgraduate research students.

You must have applied for a relevant course of study, and start your degree from September 2017 (or later in the 2017-2018 academic year).

  • Value Up to £3,600
  • Opens 27 January 2017
  • Deadline 11 August 2017
  • Help with Tuition fees
  • Duration One year


All self-funded, international (non-EU) fee paying students holding an offer and looking to start their full-time undergraduate, postgraduate taught or postgraduate research course at Strathclyde in the 2017-2018 academic year.


You must achieve an average of 75% + (or equivalent) in your high school grades to be considered.

Postgraduate Taught

You must hold a minimum of a 2:1 (or equivalent) in your undergraduate degree to be considered.

Further Information


  • A scholarship of £3,600 towards your course tuition fees is available for the first year of your undergraduate course.

Please note

This award is based upon tuition fees of £18,000. The amount may vary for some courses, including Architecture and Biomedical Engineering.

 Postgraduate Taught

  • A £2,700 scholarship towards course tuition fees is available for MSc courses.  

Postgraduate Research

  • £3,600 towards course tuition fees for the first year of a full-time PHD is available. 

Please note

Applications are still being accepted for students starting their PhD in the current academic session (2016-2017). If you're applying to start within this academic year, please use the 2017-18 application form.


11 August 2017 (subject to change)

Important notes

  • The application process is now open. Completed application forms should be submitted as early as possible.
  • You can only apply for a scholarship once you have applied for a place on a full-time course through the University's admission process and have been offered either a conditional or unconditional place.
  • The Faculty of Engineering Excellence Scholarship is only eligible for self-funded, international (non-EU) fee paying students enrolling on a full-time course. Students who receive sponsorship from a government office, embassy, educational establishment or an employer are not eligible to apply for this scholarship.
  • You're only eligible for one scholarship per academic year. You may apply for scholarships in subsequent years of study, if appropriate.
  • The Faculty of Engineering Excellence Scholarship scheme is open until 11 August 2017 (subject to change), but we advise you to submit your application as early as possible due to  demand.
  • If you do not meet any of the required criteria, you will automatically not be considered.

How to apply

Please complete the Faculty of Engineering Excellence Scholarship application form and submit your completed application by email or by post:




Faculty of Engineering Excellence Scholarship
Engineering Faculty Office
JW603, James Weir Building
University of Strathclyde
75 Montrose Street
G1 1XJ
Glasgow, United Kingdom

Your application 

You should write no more than 500 words on why you should receive a Faculty of Engineering Excellence Scholarship. Application forms and relevant academic transcripts should be returned as early as possible to eng-scholarships@strath.ac.uk