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BA English Widening Participation Bursary for UK and EU Students at University of York

Education builds one’s intellect, ability, and personality development. Keeping the importance of education in mind,  the University of York is providing the BA English Widening Participation Bursary.

The bursary is open to all UK and international students. The scholarship will be given towards the BA in English Widening programme and will cover the cost of the second term of the programme

The University of York is a collegiate research university that was ranked 119th by the Times Higher Education ranking for 2021. It aims to provide the highest standard of customer satisfaction, value for money and quality of the product within a friendly and helpful environment.

Why study at the University of York? The University of York is one of the world’s premier institutions where inspirational and life-changing research takes place. It is known for its renowned academics, whose research brings vibrancy and cutting edge ideas in addition to the teaching students receive at York. York is highly committed to giving a broad demographic of students’ access to high quality, research-intensive learning environment committed to the public good.

Application Deadline: Open

Brief Description

  • University or Organization: University of York
  • Department: The Department of English and Related Literature
  • Course Level: Bachelor
  • Award: £20,000
  • Number of Awards: NA
  • Access Mode: Online
  • Nationality: International
  • The award can be taken in the United Kingdom.

Eligibility

  • Eligible Countries: Students from the UK and other EU countries are eligible to apply.
  • Eligible Course or Subjects: BA in English literature programme at York is eligible to apply for.
  • Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible, the applicants must meet all the following/given criteria:
  • The applicants must be newly-enrolled undergraduate students of English Literature (Q300) in the academic year 2021/22.

How to Apply

  • How to Apply: The applicants can apply to the University of York either through UCAS or via the StudentRoom. Eligible applicants will be considered.
  • Supporting Documents: The students are required to present the following documents to the university:
  • Samples of written work
  • Personal statement
  • CV
  • Evidence of financial support
  • Academic reference
  • Evidence of financial support
  • Personal statement
  • Admission Requirements: The applicants must hold an international diploma or equivalent to get into a bachelor programme at York.
  • Language Requirement: The students are required to provide the following test results to the university as English language proficiency proof:
  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS) (Academic and Indicator)
  • C1 Advanced (Certificate in Advanced English)
  • C2 Proficiency (Certificate of Proficiency in English)
  • PTE Academic
  • TOEFL IBT (internet-based and special home edition) (TOEFL MyBest score is not acceptable for meeting the English language requirement)
  • Trinity Integrated Skills in English (ISE) III
  • GCSE/IGCSE/O level English Language (as a first or second language) with Grade C or grade 4
  • Duolingo

Benefits

The candidates that will win the bursary will receive funding towards the second term of the programme undertaken at York.

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