Scholarships & funding opportunities

Dean's International Excellence Award - Postgraduate Taught: Humanities and Social Sciences

To recognise academic achievement, the Dean's International Excellence Award - Postgraduate Taught offers all qualified international postgraduate students pursuing a Masters a merit based scholarship of up to £4,000* towards the first year of tuition fees of a full-time Masters, EdD Education or 1 year MRes programme in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences. 

  • Number of scholarships 50*
  • Value Up to £4,000*
  • Opens 25 October 2019
  • Deadline 31 May 2020
  • Help with Tuition fees
  • Duration One year

Eligibility

To apply for a Dean's International Excellence Award - Postgraduate Taught: Humanities & Social Sciences, candidates must:

  • Be available to commence their academic studies in the UK by the start of the academic year in September/October 2020.
  • Have an offer of study for a full time, postgraduate, Humanities and Social Sciences programme at the University of Strathclyde.
  • Have paid the tuition fee deposit before May 31st 2020.

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.

*Please note that the number of scholarships available and amount awarded is subject to change. Students receiving discounted tuition fees from partner universities are not eligible.

Further Information

The Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences offers all qualified international postgraduate students pursuing a Masters a merit based scholarship of up to £4,000*.

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.

*Please note that the number of scholarships available and amount awarded is subject to change. Students receiving discounted tuition fees from partner universities are not eligible.

How to apply

Students who have an offer of study for a postgraduate taught course in the Faculty of Humanities and 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.