University of Nottingham Scholarships

University of Nottingham Scholarships

Brief Description

The University of Nottingham is offering scholarships covering 50% or 100% of full-time masters tuition fees. These one-year scholarships are available to support innovative and passionate students who can successfully demonstrate their ingenuity for developing solutions that will impact their home countries and incite change.

This scholarship programme is designed for international students who want to make a difference to the development of key economic, environmental, structural, social, or political structures in their home country.


To apply for this scholarship, you must:

  1. Be domiciled in Africa, India or one of the selected Commonwealth countries (listed above)
  2. Be classed as an overseas student for fee purposes
  3. Hold an offer to start a full-time masters (including MRes), at the University of Nottingham UK in October 2023, within the Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Faculty of Science or Faculty of Social Sciences

How to Apply

Applicants must apply for and receive an offer to study a full-time masters at the University of Nottingham before applying for this scholarship.

After receiving an offer to study with the University of  Nottingham, the applicant can apply through the scholarships section of the application system, NottinghamHub.

If you have an offer for an MRes course, email the scholarships team on for instructions on how to apply.

Selection criteria

Applicants will be assessed first and foremost on how they can demonstrate their vision, and tangible plan for developing a specific solution that will positively contribute to key economic, environmental, structural, social, or political challenges within in their home country. Strong applicants will be able to link this to the learning outcomes of their course of study, and how this will facilitate their efforts. Where the ethos of Developing Solutions has been clearly evidenced, applications will then be looked at in line with more traditional scholarship criteria, including your reasons for studying at Nottingham and noteworthy achievements.

Deadline: 17th May 2023

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