Postgraduate Progression Awards

Level of study
Postgraduate taught masters
Subject area
Arts and Law, Engineering and Physical Sciences, Life and Environmental Sciences, Medical and Dental Sciences, Social Sciences
EU, Overseas (Non-EU), UK
Type of Award
Deadline for applying
Closed 10/09/2021 (Note: competition closed for this year)

Award Description

The University of Birmingham is pleased to announce the Postgraduate Progression Awards scheme. We will be offering tuition fee discounts of £1,500 to current University of Birmingham students graduating with an undergraduate degree in 2021, who are progressing directly onto a postgraduate taught programme with us in 2021/22.

Your application will be verified and confirmed after the 10 September 2021 deadline. The discount will then be applied automatically to your fees when you register for your programme.

Value of Award

£1,500 per award.

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for this award, you will need to meet all of the following criteria. You must be:

  • Graduating with an undergraduate degree from the University of Birmingham in 2021 and progressing direct to a postgraduate taught programme with us in 2021/22
  • A UK, EU or International for fee-status purposes
  • Studying at our UK campuses or by distance learning
  • Not be in receipt of any other University-funded scholarship (excluding University of Birmingham Commonwealth Scholarships, Global Masters Scholarship and Commonwealth Games Elite Sports Award)
  • Not already registered on a postgraduate programme

Course eligibility:

  • Eligible courses include LLM, MA (Taught), MPH, MSc (Pre-reg), MSc (Taught), PGDipEd (QTS), Postgraduate Diploma.
  • The award will NOT apply to the following courses: PG Certificate, SKE, EngD, LLB for Graduates, Intercalated programmes, MA (Research), MRes, MSc (Research), MBChB, PhD, PhD with Integrated Study, Programmes delivered at our Dubai Campus, Integrated courses (e.g. MSci and MEng) that are supported with undergraduate student finance, Schools Direct programmes

How to Apply

To to apply for a Progression Award, you must, by the 10 September deadline, have completed both of the following:

For FAQs, please visit this webpage.


Postgraduate Recruitment Team


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