University of Kent 2015 Scholarships for Taught Masters International Students


Scholarship Name: International Scholarships for Taught Masters Students- University of Kent

Brief description: Taught Master’s Scholarships for international students to study at the University of Kent UK, 2015/2016

Accepted Subject Areas?

All Masters Courses offered by the university

About Scholarship

The University of Kent UK invites international students to compete for a number of scholarship fee deduction offers for entry to study for taught master’s degree programme. The University has a long tradition of welcoming international students from around the world. The scholarships will be worth £5000 (for one year of study) towards the cost of tuition fees and are offered to nationals of any country paying international fees.

Scholarship Offered Since: Not Specified

By what Criteria is Selection Made?

Scholarships will be awarded based on the information provided on your application documentation, together with the clear thinking and motivation shown in the submitted essay.

Who is qualified to apply?

Applicants for postgraduate taught study at the University of Kent may ask to be considered for one of the University’s International Scholarships.

In order to be eligible for consideration for a scholarship, all of the conditions 1 to 3 below must have been satisfied:

  • an application must have been made for a degree course at the University of Kent.
  • the applicant must have received an unconditional offer of a place on such a degree course.
  • the University must have received confirmation of the applicant’s acceptance of the offer.
  • How Many Scholarships are available? Not Specified

    What are the benefits?

    The scholarships will be worth £5000 (for one year of study)

    How long will sponsorship last? One year of study

    Eligible Countries

    Nationals of any country including Africa paying international fees

    To be taken at (country): University of Kent UK

    Application Deadline

    Application Deadline is 31 May 2015

    Offered annually? Yes

    How can I Apply?

    At the point of application for the scholarship, you are asked to submit an original essay of between 750 to 1,000 words on the topic:

    ‘Why have you chosen your selected postgraduate taught degree programme; why have you applied to the University of Kent; and how do you see your degree at Kent preparing you for your life after graduation?’

    All applications, whether online or by mail, must include your application number, date of birth and the 750-1,000 word essay as specified above (which, in the case of an online application, can be cut and pasted from a Word document). The application may be sent by mail to:

    International Office (International Scholarships)
    University of Kent
    The Registry
    Kent, CT2 7NZ
    United Kingdom.

    How can I get more information?

    If you need more Information about this scholarship, kindly visit the Scholarship Webpage


    University of Kent UK

    Important Notes:

    The University of Kent reserves the right not to allocate the awards if the selection panel identifies no suitable candidates. Candidates will be informed whether or not they have been successful by August 2015.

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