Foundation Academic Merit Scholarships

At the University of Birmingham we are dedicated to building a more diverse and international community of students. To help us welcome a greater number of students from all around the world we will be offering a number of scholarships worth up to £10,000 to students joining our Foundation Pathways in 2019/20.

Scholarships 2018

BIA Academic Merit Scholarships

£3,000 scholarships open to all students who meet the criteria listed in the ‘who can apply’ section below.

BIA Pathway Scholarships:

£10,000 scholarships for eligible students applying to the Engineering and Physical Sciences and Medical, Life and Geo Sciences pathways.

Please note - applications have now closed for students starting in September 2019. Scholarships for 2020 will be announced soon. 

Scholarship information

All scholarships will take the form of a tuition fee reduction and are only applicable to full-time foundation programmes at the University starting in September 2020.

Please note foundation scholarships are available only to foundation pathway offer holders. To apply you must have accepted your offer for a foundation pathway. If you are not currently holding a foundation pathway offer or you have not accepted an offer, your scholarship application will not be considered.

Who can apply?

Eligibility details will be confirmed once the 2020 scholarships are announced.

How can I apply?

Application information will be confirmed once the 2020 scholarships are announced.

When is the deadline for applications?

The deadline for scholarships for 2020 entry will be confirmed once the 2020 scholarships are announced.

When will the scholarship be awarded?

To be confirmed once the scholarships for 2020 are announced.