The University of Oxford offers Swire Graduate Scholarship in History for international students to pursue a postgraduate degree for the 2021/2022 academic session.
The scholarship is jointly funded by the University and by Sir John Swire, who studied History at University College from 1948, and is a distinguished Old Member (alumnus) and Honorary Fellow of University College.
The University of Oxford is a collegiate research university located in Oxford, England, United Kingdom. While having no known date of foundation, there is evidence of teaching as far back as 1096, making it the oldest university in the English-speaking world and the world’s second-oldest surviving university.
Worth of Award
- The scholarship covers course fees and a grant for living costs. Awards are made for the full duration of your fee liability for the agreed course.
- The scholarship is only tenable at University College.
- All eligible applicants will be considered for this scholarship, regardless of which college (if any) you state as your preference on the graduate application form.
- However, successful applicants will be transferred to Nuffield College in order to take up the scholarship.
- One full scholarship is available for applicants who are applying to any full-time graduate course in the Faculty of History within the range accepted by University College.
How to Apply
- Create an account: When you click ‘Apply’ on your course page, you’ll be prompted to create a new graduate applicant account, or log into your account if you already have one. You can use one account to create as many applications as you wish.
- Login to your account: You can access your graduate applicant account using the following link: www.graduate.ox.ac.uk/applyonline.
- Using the application form: The application form is compatible with most web browsers, including Chrome, Firefox, and Safari. If you’re using Internet Explorer, you’ll need to use version 9 or later.
- Multiple applications: You can apply to as many courses as you like for the 2021-22 study, and many applicants apply to more than one course. If you are applying to more than one course, check that you meet the entry requirements for each one.
Deadline: The application deadline is January 2021, depending on their course.