Up to 80 scholarships are offered on a competitive basis each year
for postgraduates undertaking one-year masters' Degrees. The annual value of each
new award is £3000. Awards to cover the level of UK fees are available to new
research students who have also been awarded an ORS Scholarship under the Committee of
Vice-Chancellors' and Principals' Overseas Research Support Scheme. The scholarships
are credited towards the academic fees due on registration as a student of the University.
All applications for scholarships form prospective postgraduate students should be sent direct to the relevant department in which study is sought.
A scholarship applicant must also apply be a separate
procedure for admission to the University as a student:
All applicants for ORS awards, who are commencing PhD research degree study, are automatically considered for Tetley and Lupton Scholarships and do not need to submit a separate Tetley and Lupton application form.
Scholarship applications will be considered only from individuals who have already applied, or been accepted, for admission to the University.
Closing Date: The closing date is as follows:
•One-Year Full-Time mastership Students
One-year Mastership students will be selected in a competition within their faculty. An assessment is made on both academic achievement of each application and his/her potential for academic success at the University.
Research postgraduates will only be offered a scholarship if their application for an ORS award is successful.
Announcement of Scholarships
The award of scholarships will be announced at various times during the year. Where a candidate's admission to the University is dependent on the result of examinations not known until a later date, the award of a scholarship will be conditional.
Termination of Scholarships
A scholarship may be terminated at any time when an unsatisfactory progress report is received from the head of department concerned or when an award holder ceases to be a full-time registered student of the University or when an award holder obtains another award which covers the payment of tuition fees in full.
Scholarships will be awarded only to students who are:
•i liable to pay
the tuition fees at the 'full cost' rate for international students;