Getting an education in UK is sometimes daunting for foreign students, due to the expenses, which is why scholarships and other funding opportunities need to be thoroughly researched beforehand. Here we aim to present your with a comprehensive guide and assistance to scholarships in the UK. Keep in mind that scholarship funding is quite competitive, but the good news is that several scholarships are being offered because UK universities wish to attract talented and skilled international students.
EdBucket is dedicated in providing scholarships in the UK to deserving students, and we have our own scholarship pool as well, for you to take advantage of. Some scholarships for international students are funded by the UK government, while others are funded by external organizations and even individual universities. All these can be accessed by us as well. Indian students too, can get a good share of these scholarships and study aids.
The UK government offers a global scholarship programme called “Chevening”. Funded by the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office and partner organizations, these scholarships cover part or full funding for graduate (full time) programs in all subjects, and sometimes more to cover other expenditure. They constitute a sizeable amount of the total scholarships in the UK.
This is applicable for students pursuing taught master’s programs in the UK. Remember that the course should relevant to the development of technology, economy or society, within the candidate’s country of origin.
It is applicable for courses at master’s and PhD level, for developing countries in the Commonwealth. Here is the list of eligible countries.
These are special scholarships in the UK. Students who display brilliant academic performance with leadership qualities can be eligible for these scholarships, when it comes to postgraduate programs. It doesn’t include MBA and few other courses.
Offered by the European Commission, the UK chapter is operated by the British Council, which offers several graduate research scholarships.
You get a cash reward if you are presently enrolled in the UK or any study destination as a high school, undergraduate or graduate student. You have to submit an essay to get the application process started.
It is a golden opportunity for researchers in UK and beyond, as various grants and fellowships are covered under it.
To know more about scholarships in the UK offered by individual universities, you need to get in touch with their administrator’s office (of that particular institution) or look it up on their website.
We also have our own scholarship pool, which can be accessed by students of India and other countries.