The University of Wolverhampton offers a wide range of international scholarships for the 2023/2024 academic session. These scholarships aim to provide financial support to both undergraduate and postgraduate students at the university.
The scholarships are diverse, including those sponsored by the university itself, as well as prestigious awards such as Commonwealth scholarships, Chevening scholarships, and externally funded scholarships.
- Sponsor: University of Wolverhampton and other reputable bodies
- Host Institution: University of Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
- Scholarship Worth: Varies depending on the scholarship
- Number of Awards: Multiple
- Study Level: Undergraduate and Postgraduate
- Eligible Nationalities: International students
The University of Wolverhampton offers the following scholarships for international students interested in studying at the university:
- Lord Paul Undergraduate Excellence Scholarship: Valued at up to £2,000, this scholarship is available to students who have been offered a full-time undergraduate or postgraduate taught program at the university for the 2023/24 academic session.
- Lord Paul Postgraduate Excellence Scholarship: This scholarship, also valued up to £2,000, is open to University of Wolverhampton students who hold an offer for a full-time postgraduate taught program. It is only available to students paying international fees.
- Global Opportunities Regional Scholarship: The Global Opportunities Office offers 20 scholarships of £3,000 per year for students from different regions, including Sub-Saharan Africa, Middle East and North Africa, East Asia and Pakistan, Europe, and The Americas. Applicants must hold an offer for a full-time undergraduate or postgraduate taught program at the University of Wolverhampton.
- International Academy Scholarship: Awarded to students who successfully complete the Pre-Sessional Programme and enroll in a three-year undergraduate program at the University of Wolverhampton. Applicants must hold an offer for a full-time undergraduate program for the academic year 2023/2024.
- Alumni Scholarship: This scholarship, valued up to £3,000, is available to University of Wolverhampton graduates (including those from partner institutions) pursuing postgraduate taught on-site study. Applicants must hold an offer for a full-time undergraduate or postgraduate taught program at the university.
- University of Wolverhampton Sanctuary Scholarship: Two scholarships per year are available for students who have sought refuge in the UK. Both the Undergraduate and Postgraduate Sanctuary Scholarships cover tuition fee waivers and provide a living costs bursary of £3,000 per year. Interested applicants must submit the Sanctuary Scholarship form by July 31, 2023.
- University of Wolverhampton Sports Scholarship: These scholarships are offered to students competing at the junior and senior international levels or at a nationally recognized standard within their sport. Applicants can apply for the WLV Sport Scholarship by completing the online application form.
- GREAT Scholarships: Jointly funded by the University of Wolverhampton, the UK government’s GREAT Britain campaign, and the British Council, these scholarships offer a minimum of £10,000 toward tuition fees for one-year master’s programs for international students.
- Commonwealth Shared Scholarships: Funded by the UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office and UK universities, these scholarships are for candidates from least developed and lower middle-income Commonwealth countries. The University of Wolverhampton offers two Commonwealth Shared Scholarships for the academic year 2023/24 in MSC Advanced Technology Management (sustainability) and MSc in Health & Social Care.
- Commonwealth PhD Scholarships: Commonwealth PhD Scholarships are for candidates from least developed countries and fragile states in the Commonwealth who wish to pursue full-time doctoral study at a UK university. These scholarships are funded by the UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office.
- Commonwealth Master’s Scholarships: Commonwealth Master’s Scholarships are for candidates from low and middle-income Commonwealth countries who wish to pursue full-time Master’s study at a UK university. These scholarships are aimed at those who could not otherwise afford to study in the UK.
- Commonwealth Split-site Scholarships: Commonwealth Split-site Scholarships allow PhD candidates from low and middle-income Commonwealth countries to spend up to 12 months at a UK university as part of their doctoral studies in their home country. The scholarships are funded by the UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office.
- Chevening Scholarship: Chevening scholarships, funded by the UK Government’s Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and partner organizations, are available at the University of Wolverhampton for international students. Chevening offers both Chevening Scholarships and Chevening Fellowships as part of the UK Government’s international awards scheme aimed at developing global leaders.
- External Funded Scholarships: The University of Wolverhampton also offers several externally funded scholarships, including the Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds (PhD), Foundation for Women Grants, Postgrad Solutions Ltd scholarships for all nationalities, RADMA, Single Parent Scholarships, The International Research Foundation for English Language Education, and The Whitworth Scholarships Trust Fund.
For further details and information on each scholarship, please visit the official website.
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