Westminster International Scholarships for Postgraduate Students to Study in UK

The University of Westminster offers a wide range of undergraduate, postgraduate and professional / short courses as well as world leading research.

The Westminster International Postgraduate Scholarships are fully funded, and also partial funded, generous awards aimed at students from developing countries who wish to study full-time graduate degrees.

Scholarships are awarded every year for both September and January intakes. Please check individual scholarships for details.

You must be an international student from a developing country and hold an offer for a full-time Masters degree at University of Westminster.

Please note that all scholarship applications are open to new students only. If you are a current student at the University of Westminster, unfortunately, you are not eligible to apply.

Selection Criteria:
The main criteria are academic excellence, development potential, and financial need.

Particular preference will be given to you if you can demonstrate how the knowledge you acquire from your studies will aid the development of your own country.

Eligible groups
Citizens of ALL countries (EXCEPT the UK/EU countries)

Participating Institutions
University of Westminster, London, United Kingdom

Fields of study
All fields or courses of study available at the University.

Number of awards
Only one position for the January intake

Scholarship benefits
The scholarship award value includes:

  • Full tuition fee award / waivers,
  • accommodation,
  • living expenses and
  • flights to and from London.

Method of Application
Note that you may apply to these Scholarships if you have applied for admission and have successfully been offered a place (conditional or unconditional) on the course you wish to study. Please do not apply if you have not been admitted to a programme offered at the University of Westminster. You must have been offered a place (conditional or unconditional) on a course at the University before you can apply for this scholarship.

Please read the criteria and eligibility requirements for each scholarship carefully and pay close attention to the application deadlines. Due to a high volume of applications, the scholarship application process is highly competitive. Do not assume that an application means an award.

For detailed and current information on applications, please visit How to Apply for a University of Westminster Scholarship.

It is equally important to read the “2017/2018 Scholarships brochure“(pdf) and visit the official website (link to it is below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship and download necessary forms.

Pay close attention to the application deadlines. There are two deadlines each year. The closing date to submit applications is 5pm GMT on 3rd May 2017 (for September 2017 intake) AND 5pm GMT on 13th October 2017 (for January 2018 intake).

Spend time on your application. You are in competition with some of the strongest students in the world so spend as much time as necessary creating a polished, professional and persuasive application.

The University of Westminster is a public research university located in London, United Kingdom. Its antecedent institution, the Royal Polytechnic, was founded in 1838 and was the first polytechnic to open in the UK.

Application Deadline: 13 October 2017
Open to International Applicants: Yes