LLM scholarships

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Before applying for a scholarship, you must have completed an application to study an LLM course at the University of Birmingham. You should apply through your chosen LLM pathway course page and select: Apply for this course. 

Harding International Legal Scholarship

For 2020 entry Birmingham Law School are offering £5,000 scholarships to international students on the LLM programme.

Before applying to the Harding International Legal Scholarship, you must have completed an application to study the LLM at our Birmingham campus. You should apply for an LLM via the relevant pathway course page on the Birmingham LLM section of the website. 

Recipients of the Harding International Legal Scholarship are offered a tailored package to support professional and personal development.   

  • £5,000 financial scholarship as a fee waiver
  • An introductory 'Welcome' meeting to the School
  • Professional profile on the Birmingham Law School webpages
  • Membership to the Birmingham Law Society

Eligibility and selection criteria

Scholarships are awarded based on academic and / or professional merit. To be considered for the Harding International Legal Scholarship you must be: 

An International applicant
Be classed by the University as an overseas fee payer for tuition fee purposes and be able to pay the outstanding tuition fees not covered by the scholarship.

Self-funded
You must be self-funding and have sufficient funds to cover the full cost of living at the University of Birmingham, plus any visa/travel expenses associated with studying in the UK. 

Applying to the LLM at our Birmingham campus
Initially made an application to study the LLM programme. You should have applied for an LLM via the relevant pathway course page on the Birmingham LLM section of the website and be planning to study at the Birmingham campus in Edgbaston.

How to Apply

In order to apply, you must have completed an application to study. You will then need to complete our online application form. Your application must also be supported by two references.

For detailed advice  and to complete the online application form, please visit our College of Arts and Law scholarships how to apply page.

The deadline for applying is Monday 23 March 2020 at 4pm.

By applying, you will be automatically considered for relevant College of Arts and Law scholarships. Only complete applications submitted before the deadline will be considered.  

College of Arts and Law Masters Scholarships

Eligibility

Scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic merit. 

To be eligible, you need to be studying a campus-based College of Arts and Law Masters-level degree commencing in September. The award covers one year's tuition fees at UK/EU rates for full-time applicants, or two years part-time. International students can also apply, and will receive a reduction in tuition fees equivalent to the home/EU rate if successful.

You can find further information about the award on the College of Arts and Law Masters Scholarships page.

How to apply

To be considered for an award, you must have:

  • Initially made an application to study your intended programme. You should apply for an LLM via the relevant pathway course page on The Birmingham LLM section of the website.

  • Completed an online funding application form supported by two references.

You can find detailed advice at: How to apply for a College of Arts and Law scholarship.

The deadline for completion is Monday 23 March 2020 at 4pm.

Have any questions?

Get in touch with us via calpg-research@contacts.bham.ac.uk.