International Excellence Scholarship (Chemical Engineering)

Level of study
Any Undergraduate
Subject area
Chemical Engineering
EU, Overseas (Non-EU)
Type of Award
Deadline for applying
None. Open all year.

Award Description

The school of Chemical Engineering is happy to be able to recognise and reward our top incoming Overseas students to celebrate your academic achievements before arriving as a student at the University of Birmingham.

Applicants will be ranked on:

  • Maths and Chemistry A Level (or equivalent other qualifications*) grades.
  • Overall A Level or other equivalent qualification grades.
  • Enthusiasm and understanding of Chemical Engineering demonstrated on UCAS application

Value of Award

The Chemical Engineering Excellence Scholarship consists of a £3000 bank transfer or tuition fee reduction during year 1 semester 1 for the top 10 students who meet the conditions below.

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for this award you must

To claim a First Class scholarship in your subsequent years of study you must:

  • Have been awarded an Excellence Scholarship in your first year of study.
  • Achieve 70% year average at the first attempt in your previous year of study.
  • Renewal will pause for years spent in industrial study or intercalated study and will restart during your return to study at in School of Chemical Engineering at Birmingham based on the performance from the year before your year out.

* Conversion from other qualification systems is calculated internally by the university, to enquire about your qualifications, please contact

How to Apply

No application is required, all those who meet the conditions above will be contacted by the end of welcome week 2022. Holders of this award become eligible for the Chemical Engineering First Class Scholarship after year 1, which is applied in the form of a £1500 tuition fee discount.


Chemical Engineering Undergraduate Admissions

0121 414 5333