In partnership with the British Council and the GREAT Britain Campaign, the University of Strathclyde is honoured to announce the British Council GREAT Scholarships in Environmental Science and Climate Change.
The program is open for self-funded, international (non-EU) fee-paying applicants from India, Malaysia and Thailand who have an offer of a full-time one-year master course for the 2023/24 academic year.
A great opportunity for Indian, Malaysian, and Thai students to study in the UK with a Great Scholarship.
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The University of Strathclyde was founded in 1796 as the Andersonian Institute in Glasgow, Scotland. It is the second-oldest university and is highly ranked among the top 10 in the UK in various subjects. It is home to almost 16% of overseas students who come from more than 100 countries around the world.
Why study at the University of Strathclyde? It offers a flexible, innovative learning environment where students enjoy a first-class teaching experience using state-of-the-art facilities. Strathclyde is committed to producing graduates who are ready for the workplace.
Application Deadline: 1 June 2023
- University or Organization: University of Strathclyde
- Department: Faculty of Engineering
- Course Level: Master
- Award: £10,000 each
- Access Mode: Online
- Number of Awards: 3
- Nationality: International
- The award can be taken in the UK
- Eligible Countries: India, Malaysia and Thailand
- Acceptable Course or Subjects: The scholarship will be awarded for one year of MSc study in the areas of Environmental Science and Climate Change at the Faculty of Engineering.
- MSc Environmental Engineering
- MSc Sustainability and Environmental Studies
- MSc Sustainable Engineering: Renewable Energy Systems and the Environment
- MSc Sustainable Engineering: Offshore Renewable Energy
- MSc Sustainable Engineering: Marine Technology
- MSc Sustainable Engineering: Chemical Processing
- Admissible Criteria: To be eligible, the applicants must meet all the following criteria:
- Applicants should be passport holders of India, Malaysia or Thailand.
- Applicants should typically have a 2:1 (or equivalent) in their undergraduate degree
How to Apply
- How to Apply: To apply for the University of Strathclyde – British Council GREAT Scholarships (Environmental Science and Climate Change), applicants must complete an online application form via the link – Application Form 2023-24.
- Supporting Documents: Applicants must submit all the following documents:
- Certified copies of qualifications applicants have gained, e.g. degree certificate and transcripts
- A copy of your passport
- A copy of your sponsor letter/scholarship award
- If the applicant’s qualifications are in a language other than English, provide official translations in addition to copies of the original documents.
- Copies of any other documentation to support the application such as a CV, Personal Statement, Portfolio
- Admission Requirements: Before starting an application, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
- Normally a first-class or second-class honours degree (or international equivalent) in engineering, earth sciences, environmental management, or a background in the chemical, physical, biological or mathematical sciences.
- Lower degree classifications may be considered if there is strength elsewhere (for example, relevant work experience, excellent final project/dissertation, very strong academic letter of reference, and very strong application statement linking with career goals).
- Applicants will need two supportive academic references and/or appropriate professional experience or achievements.
- A minimum of a first or upper-second-class Honours degree from a UK institution (or overseas equivalent), and preferably a Masters-level qualification (or equivalent).
- Language Requirement: If English is not the applicant’s first language, provide a suitable English language test certificate (if appropriate), for example, IELTS. Visit the English language requirements page for full details of the requirements in place before making an application.
- There are 3 scholarships available – one for India, one for Malaysia and one for Thailand.
- The scholarship program offers financial support of a minimum of £10,000 to students pursuing specific one-year postgraduate courses within the Faculty of Engineering at Strathclyde.