Master's Excellence Scholarships

Two female students sitting on the steps of a building

The Taught Master's Excellence Scholarship Scheme for 2016/17 entry is now closed for applications.

We will be announcing the Scholarship Scheme for 2017/18 in due course.

“This scholarship package will give high-calibre students the opportunity to study at a world-leading, research-intensive university and help ease the associated financial burdens.”

Professor Colin Riordan, Vice-Chancellor

The Information below relates to the 2016/17 Master's Excellence Scholarship Scheme.

Scholarship information

For those that have applied for the 2016/17 Master's Excellence Scholarship Scheme you still find full details in our FAQ, eligibility criteria and application guidance documents.

Browse our programmes by A-Z, subject area or Academic School.

Value and programmes

Eligible programmes for the 2016/17 scheme include taught full-time and part-time taught programmes leading to a master's. Not included are our distance learning programmes and taught programmes leading to a postgraduate certificate, postgraduate diploma, as well as research master's such as the MPhil and MRes.

College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Scholarship value: £3,000

Also browse our programmes by A-Z or subject area.

College of Biomedical and Life Sciences

Scholarship value: £3,000

Also browse our programmes by A-Z or subject area.

College of Physical Sciences ans Engineering

Scholarship value: 50% of tuition fees (excluding tuition fees for placements and dissertation fees).

Also browse our programmes by A-Z or subject area.