University of Birmingham Lebanon GlobalStudyUK Outstanding Achievement Scholarship

Level of study
Any Undergraduate
Subject area
Arts and Law, Engineering and Physical Sciences, Life and Environmental Sciences, Social Sciences
Type of Award
Deadline for applying
Closed 01/07/2019 (Note: competition closed for this year)

Award Description

The University of Birmingham is pleased to announce one scholarship award of £3000 for a Lebanon based student applying for entry to an undergraduate programme at the Birmingham UK campus starting September 2019.

This is a joint award with our local representative, GlobalStudyUK, and will be awarded to the highest performing student starting their University of Birmingham programme in 2019/20.

Value of Award

The scholarship award is for £3000 towards tuition fees for the first year only of a full time undergraduate degree programme at the University of Birmingham UK campus, starting September 2019.

Eligibility Criteria

Please note that students already registered and studying on a programme at the University of Birmingham in the UK, and students applying for MBChB Medicine and Surgery or BDS Dental Surgery are not eligible for this scholarship.

In order to be eligible, candidates must:

  • Have received an offer and selected the University of Birmingham as their firm choice for a full time undergraduate programme starting September 2019. The student must be entering the first year of an undergraduate programme based at the Birmingham UK campus.
  • Meet the academic conditions of their offer to the programme.
  • Be classed as Lebanese domiciled (ie habitually resident in Lebanon).
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Start their studies at the University in September 2019 (the scholarship award cannot be deferred). Be registered with, and have their undergraduate study application attached to our local representative – ‘GlobalStudyUK’.
  • Accept an offer from the University of Birmingham and be in contact with ‘GlobalStudyUK’ by 1 July 2019.

How to Apply

To apply for the scholarship students will need to have accepted an offer from the University of Birmingham and be in contact with ‘GlobalStudyUK’ by 1 July 2019. Selection for the award will be based on academic merit with the decision announced in late July. The scholarship will be awarded upon the student’s enrolment in September 2019.  


If you do have outstanding questions please contact our local representative:

Global Study UK

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Sat - Sun - By appointment

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Hoda Mourad, Harouni Building, Ground Floor, Thomas Edisson Street
Ramlet El Baida
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