Applications are now open to students who are nationals of Africa, India and some Commonwealth countries and who want to make a difference in the development of their home country through the University of Nottingham Developing Solutions masters scholarships programme for the 2015-2016 academic session.
The scholarships are aimed at advancing the course for a global future for candidates from the mentioned regions. Other countries eligible are: Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Cayman Islands, Dominica, Falkland Islands, Fiji, Gibraltar, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, Kiribati, Malaysia, Maldives, Montserrat, Nauru, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Pitcairn, St Helena, St Kitts and Nevis, St Lucia, St Vincent, Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tristan da Cunha, Turks and Caicos, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Western Samoa.
Worth of Awards: 105 scholarships – 30 scholarships cover full tuition fee and 75 scholarships cover 50% of towards tuition fee.
- You should check which scholarships you are eligible to apply for before completing the application form.
- Offer of study : Applicants for competitive International Office scholarships must first have applied for and obtained an offer of study at Nottingham for September or October 2014.
You can apply for this scholarship if you:
- are a national of (or permanently domiciled in) Africa, India or one of the countries of the Commonwealth listed above AND
- are classed as an overseas student for fee purposes AND
- have not already studied outside of your home country AND
- are not currently studying at a University of Nottingham campus or are not a University of Nottingham graduate AND
- already hold an offer to start a full-time masters degree programme (including MRes) at Nottingham in September 2014 in one of the areas of study below:
Faculty of Engineering,
Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences,
Faculty of Science,
School of Geography – courses related to the area of Environment,
Institute for Science & Society – courses related to the area of Science,
Business School – courses allied to Operations Management,
School of Law – MSc Law and Environmental Science.
- **Priority is given to candidates who have not previously studied outside of their home country. Students currently studying in the UK are not eligible to apply.
- *Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Cayman Islands, Dominica, Falkland Islands, Fiji, Gibraltar, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, Kiribati, Malaysia, Maldives, Montserrat, Nauru, Nepal, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Pitcairn, St Helena, St Kitts and Nevis, St Lucia, St Vincent, Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tristan da Cunha, Turks and Caicos, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Western Samoa.
How to Apply
- Applications are sent online.
- It is very important you complete your form correctly before you submit it – they are not able to change your online application once you have submitted it.
- Think about the questions and how you will answer them before you submit your application.
- Type out your answers separately before you enter the form, think about them over a few days and then copy them into the application form.
- Application for admission to study at Nottingham must be received at least six weeks before the scholarship closing date to allow time for our Admissions office to process the application and confirm your offer, before you can apply for the scholarship. Any application for admission to study submitted later than six weeks before the scholarship closing date is not guaranteed to be processed in time.
Deadline: The closing date for scholarship applications is 24 April 2015 – 12 mid-day (UK time).