The University of West Scotland, USW, is offering a wide range of international and full fee paying (non-EU) scholarships to students on receipt of a completed application with associated documentation.

Applications will be assessed by admissions officers and notification letter offered to successful candidates

Worth of award

Up to £1,000 deducted from the cost of accommodation in the University’s self-catering residences or flats.

The bursary is applied at £500 per semester for your continuous stay within University accommodation. The bursary is based on payment of students tuition fees: if tuition fees are paid in full in TR1 then £1000 will be credited; if 50% is paid then £500 will be credited. Bursaries are subject to all University Terms and Conditions being met.


Self-financing overseas (non-EU) students on a full-time programme are eligible to apply for a £1000 accommodation bursary. The accommodation bursary is a contribution towards the cost of accommodation in the University’s self-catering halls of residence or flats and does not apply to private accommodation outside the University. Students will not be entitled to a ‘rebate’ if they choose to move out of residences. Students must stay in University accommodation for 38 weeks of the academic calendar.

The deduction of the £1000 accommodation bursary is subject to receipt of the application form and all University terms and Conditions being met by the student.

Application procedure:

As an international student, you will receive Accommodation Bursary details with your decision letter when you have been offered a place at the University.

For further information: Please e-mail the Accommodation Unit, [email protected] or for details of the University’s accommodation, visit Accommodation.

Deadline: application deadline is not stated.

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