THE University of York GREAT Scholarship Awards for International Students 2021/2022
The university of york Is excited to announce its collaboration with the great Britain Campaign to provide a wonderful GREAT Scholarship Awards for the academic session 2022-2023 to students who intend to further their education in the united kingdom.
About the University of York:
The institution was established in the year 1963, Which has grown to more than thirty various departments and centers, Covering a wild range of courses.
It is a Collegiate plate glass research institution located in the city of York, England.
York is a big flourishing city with an endless adventure that includes museums, an array of shops, restaurants, cafes, sporting, festivals, and cultural activities.
York is a small place to feel like home and also big enough to feel lively.
The University of York works Collaboratively in partnership with universities across the world to create life-saving discoveries, ideas, and new technologies that try to solve some of the most pressing global challenges.
The University of York has a population of around 18,000 students from various places around the world, the university has created a student-friendly environment for the students making them part of a thriving global campus.
Students at the University of York are taught by world-leading academics who are experienced in designing courses to inspire and support students during their time in school and beyond.
Benefits of the scholarship:
The candidate selected for the scholarship program receives the following benefits
The University under the GREAT scholarship program offers 5 scholarships to eligible candidates
This Scholarship offers a grant worth £10,000 which is used for the candidate’s tuition fees.
A GREAT scholarship might be combined with external funding as long as it does not cover 100% of your tuition.
The scholars are for a postgraduate degree
The mode of application is online
The Award would be taken in the United Kingdom
Requirement for the scholarship:
1. The scholarship is only open to new incoming students, therefore a current student of the University of York may not apply
2. Applicant must not hold any other scholarship that covers 100 percent tuition fee or a scholarship that is fully sponsored
3. Applicant must be either from Nigeria, Ghana, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and Turkey
4. Lastly, Scholarships are offered only for the following postgraduate programs
MA Applied Human Rights
LLM Art Law
International Corporate and Commercial Law (LLM)
LLM International Human Rights Law and Practice
Legal and Political Theory (LLM)
5. Applicant must have applied and received a conditional or unconditional offer to study a postgraduate course at the university
6. Applicant must meet the English language condition set by the university
7. Applicant must have a minimum UK equivalent 2:1 second class honors degree.
Method of application:
To apply, applicants are required to enrol in the postgraduate degree program at the University of York.
Applicants must apply for this scholarship online. As part of the application, you will need to provide answers to questions about your course of study and your goals for the future.
Applicant Supporting Documents:
A Research proposal or outline of academic interests
Two academic references
Samples of Applicant’s written work
Applicant Personal statement
Applicant Evidence of financial support.
Application deadline: Friday 27 May 2022, 11.59 pm BST
Applicant should please note that:
We may request a document that confirms your nationality.
Students on the following pathways are not eligible for this scholarship
1. Hull York Medical School
2. GEMMA, CAPPER, and Mundus MAPP (This is because the Master’s course lasts longer than one year)
3. International Pathway College
4. Distance or Online Learning Courses
5. Kaplan International College London
6. Any Part-time Courses
Candidates should also note that this is a very competitive process, and only a small number of applicants per country will be successfully selected.
A panel of senior staff from the University will select the successful candidate to be awarded the scholarship.
Once offered a scholarship, the candidate must
Accept the offer formally, through the link within your offer mail.
This process must be completed by the deadline given in your offer email. Otherwise, candidates will lose their scholarship, and it will be given to a reserve candidate.
If a candidate defers their place at the University of York, the candidate cannot keep the scholarship but can reapply the following year.
Successful candidates will be required to represent the University of York and the British Council as an ambassador for the GREAT scheme.
The scholarship is worth £10,000 for the student’s tuition fee.
Awarded candidates can only be awarded a scholarship from the University of York.
This scholarship is open to an exceptional student with an outstanding record
The most important purpose of this scholarship is to help international students from Nigeria, Ghana, Turkey, and Sri Lankan who which to further in the given course of study.