Applications are invited for a number of University of Edinburgh Postgraduate Bursaries during the 2015-2016 academic session. A student applied for postgraduate admission at the University of Edinburgh and has been offered places at the University of Edinburgh for the 2015-2016 academic session are eligible. Each bursary will have a value of £1,000 (for full-time students) and £500 (for part-time students) and will be deducted from student’s tuition fees. The application deadline is 17 July 2015.
Study Subject(s): The following programmes are eligible: Accounting and Finance, Advanced Sustainable Design, Applied Animal Behaviour and Animal Welfare, Architectural Conservation, Art Space and Nature, Bioelectronics and Biosensors, Bioinformatics, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Carbon Capture & Storage, Carbon Management, Community Education, Contemporary Art Practice (Painting, Photography, Sculpture, Theory), Design & Applied Arts (Fashion, Glass, Interior Design, Jewellery, Performance Costume, Product Design, Textiles), Design and Digital Media, Drug Discovery & Translation Biology, Ecological Economics, Environmental Protection & Management, Executive Business Administration (part-time only), Financial Mathematics, Financial Modelling & Optimization, Forensic Anthropology, Geographical Information Science, High Performance Computing, Human Osteoarchaeology, Informatics (Al, Cognitive Science, Computer Science), Operational Research, Osteoarchaeology, Professional Legal Practice, Public Health, Statistics and Operational Research, Sustainable Energy Systems and Visual Communication (Animation, Film Directing, Graphic Design, Illustration).
Course Level: Bursaries will be available for postgraduate degree programme.
Scholarship Provider: University of Edinburgh, UK
Scholarship can be taken at: UK
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Eligibility: Applicants must be a Scotland domiciled or a non-UK EU student studying on an eligible postgraduate programme. Applicants also should already have:
-applied for postgraduate admission at the University of Edinburgh
-been offered a place at the University of Edinburgh for the 2015-2016 academic session, or in the case of students applying for a place on the Diploma in Professional Legal Practice only, received an acknowledgement of their application from the Edinburgh Centre for Professional Legal Studies
-firmly accepted that offer or be intending to do so
-applied or intending to apply to SAAS for a “Postgraduate Tuition Fee Loan” (and must be in receipt of this loan once on programme).
Scholarship Open for International Students: Scotland domiciled or a non-UK/EU student studying on an eligible postgraduate programme are eligible to apply for this bursary.
Scholarship Description: A number of University of Edinburgh Postgraduate Bursaries will be offered to postgraduate students who are in receipt of a “Postgraduate Tuition Fee Loan” (PTFL) during the 2015-2016 academic session.
Number of award(s): A number of University of Edinburgh Postgraduate Bursaries will be awarded.
Duration of award(s): Not Known
What does it cover? Each bursary will have a value of £1,000 (for full-time students) and £500 (for part-time students) and will be deducted from your tuition fees.
Selection Criteria: Bursaries are awarded on the basis of significant financial need, but the University will also take account of other personal or family circumstances which might make it difficult for you to take up a place. Academic merit is not considered since it is assumed that those who receive an offer of a place have fully demonstrated their ability and potential to benefit from postgraduate study
Notification: Not Known
How to Apply: Eligible applicants should complete an online bursary application. Please note that you will not be able to access the online application form unless you have applied for admission to the University of Edinburgh and have full EASE authenication.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 17 July 2015.