The following awards are available to all privately funded international students applying for 2017 entry undergraduate programmes.
| ||Amount awarded||Who is eligible?|
||International students who attain AAB or equivalent on entry
||An additional £1,500
||International students who attain A*AA/AAAA or equivalent on entry
A wide range of international qualifications will be considered - please contact the Admissions Tutor to find out the criteria that would apply in each case.
To retain the Achievement Scholarship, students must continue to perform at first class level – ie they must achieve an average mark of at least 70% at the end of each year. The Excellence Scholarship is awarded for first year only.
There is no special application process – the awards will be made automatically to all eligible students admitted to the School of Metallurgy and Materials at the University of Birmingham who apply by the end of September to commence their studies in the September/October of their year of entry.
Students who are in receipt of support from other funding bodies which wholly cover their tuition fees are not eligible for any of the awards. Students in receipt of part-funding should contact the admissions tutor to check their eligibility.
Awards will be made to students commencing any programme offered by the School.
Students who are domiciled in, and national to, India may be eligible to apply for the GREAT Scholarship, offered in conjunction with the British Council. One scholarship, worth £6250 is available. More details and eligibility criteria can be found here.