Scholarships & funding opportunities

Dean's International Excellence Award - Media & Communication: Humanities and Social Sciences

To recognise academic achievement, the Dean's International Excellence Award - Media Communication awards international students a merit-based scholarship of £4,000 for entry onto the full-time MLitt Media & Communication postgraduate programme commencing in January 2021 in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences.

  • Value £4,000
  • Opens 1 October 2020
  • Deadline 8 January 2021
  • Help with Tuition fees
  • Duration One year


In order to be deemed eligible for a Dean's International Excellence Award - Media & Communication, candidates must:

  • Be available to commence academic studies in the UK by the start of the academic year in January 2021.
  • Have an offer of study for the full-time, postgraduate, MLitt in Media & Communication programme at the University of Strathclyde.
  • Be able to pay the remaining tuition fees. 

Some scholarships have restrictions on other funding you can accept. This means that you have to decide which scholarship to accept. For any University of Strathclyde award you are successful in applying for, you will receive the higher value award only.

Further Information

The Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences offers all International students an automatic merit-based scholarship of £4,000 for postgraduate applicants towards the tuition fee of the MLitt in Media & Communication.

Students receiving discounted tuition fees from partner universities are not eligible.

How to apply

Students who have an offer of study for the MLitt in Media & Communication postgraduate course in the Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences will be notified they qualify for the award. Once the tuition fee deposit has been paid, students will receive a scholarship letter confirming the award and the amount of the award. The letter can be used to confirm fees due as part of the Tier 4 Student Visa application.