Key information

  • Applications Open
    Monday 25 October 2021
  • Deadline for applications
    Saturday 30 April 2022
  • Value
    £10,000
  • Study Level
    Postgraduate
  • Study Mode
    Full-time

About this opportunity

Open to Students from Kenya & Nepal

Please note that due to a high volume of applications, GREAT scholarship submissions from KENYA have closed.
Applications made after Sunday 6th March will not be accepted.

Are you considering a postgraduate degree in the UK? A GREAT scholarship could be for you!

GREAT Scholarships are jointly funded by Ulster University with the UK government’s GREATBritain campaign and the British Council.

We are offering £10,000 towards tuition fees for one-year Masters programmes (excluding eLearning) to students from Kenya and Nepal, who will enrol into UK higher education institutions in the 2022-23 academic year. Two (2) of scholarships are available.

  • Kenya - 1 x scholarship of £10,000 towards your tuition fee
  • Nepal - 1 x scholarship of £10,000 towards your tuition fee

Apply now

Once you have received an offer of study from Ulster, you can apply for the GREAT Scholarship.

Candidates must:

  1. Have an offer to study a postgraduate degree at Ulster University.  Apply for a postgraduate degree.

Eligibility criteria

To be eligible to apply for this scholarship you must:

  1. Hold a valid passport from Kenya or Nepal.
  2. Hold an offer for a full-time postgraduate taught programme delivered on one of our campuses in Northern Ireland (Belfast, Jordanstown, Coleraine or Magee), commencing in September 2022 and meet any academic and/or English language conditions as stated in your offer letter.

Note: Students applying to part-time or eLearning programmes, or to programmes delivered at our branch campuses (London or Birmingham) are not eligible for this award.

Please note that recipients of this award will be international ambassadors and will be required to undertake various marketing activities during their studies.

Further Information

For more information on the GREAT Scholarship, please visit the British Council’s website in your country.

Student Residency

Students from the following locations are eligible to apply for the scholarship.

  • International

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