The Clarendon Fund funded Full time and Part time Masters and DPhil Scholarships for International Students at University of Oxford, UK 2013-2014
Study Subject(s):All subjects can be funded by a Clarendon Scholarship. There is no quota by subject or preference for any particular course type.
Course Level:All degree-bearing courses at graduate level are eligible. This encompasses all full-time and part-time Master’s courses (MSt, MSc, BCL/MJur, MBA, MFE, MPhil, BPhil, MSc by Research, MTh) and all DPhil programmes.
Scholarship Provider: The Clarendon Fund
Scholarship can be taken at: UK
All applicants for graduate study at the University of Oxford are eligible. Clarendon scholars come from all continents in the world: from the USA to Australia, Venezuela to Vietnam and from Norway to Nigeria.Scholarships are tenable in all subject areas and open to candidates who will be starting a new course.All degree-bearing courses at graduate level are eligible.
Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes
Scholarship Description: Clarendon Scholarships are awarded on the basis of outstanding academic merit and potential to graduate students from all around the world. Scholarships are tenable in all subject areas and open to candidates who will be starting a new course.
Objective of the Scholarship: The University has one goal in mind when selecting Clarendon scholars: to elect the best students worldwide, as decided by experts in each student’s field. This aspect makes the scholarship unique: while many other scholarships stress the need for demonstrated leadership in their selection criteria, Oxford believes that by electing and nurturing the best and brightest minds in any given field the advancement of their study at Oxford will, by its very nature, produce leaders in that field.
Number of awards offered:Not known
Tenure of award:Clarendon Scholarships are offered for the full period that you are liable to pay tuition fees to the University, which is usually the same as the length of your course.
Value: All Clarendon Scholarships cover tuition and college fees in full and a generous grant for living expenses.The grant for living expenses for scholars on a full-time in 2010-11 is GBP£13,590, which is normally sufficient to cover the living expenses of a single student living in Oxford.
Other Benefits: Scholars on a part-time course receive a pro-rata amount of the full-time grant for living expenses. Part-time Master’s scholars are offered 1/3 of the full-time grant per year for two years. Part-time DPhil scholars are offered 1/6 of the full-time grant per year for six years.
Selection criteria:Selection criteria vary slightly depending on the subject area and whether applicants apply for a taught or research degree, but include:
-An excellent academic record is essential
-Aptitude for the proposed course of study
Notification: Results for entry in 2012-13 will be available in April 2012. More details will be posted nearer the time.
How to Apply: By applying for graduate study at Oxford University (Application Form for Graduate Study) you will automatically be considered for a Clarendon Scholarship. You do not need to submit any additional documents specifically for the Clarendon Scholarships and there is no separate scholarship application form.
Scholarship Application Deadline: Graduate admissions’ deadline for 2013-14 is 18th January 2013 (or 4th January for Medical Sciences, Philosophy, Politics and International Relations)