University of Birmingham / Overseas Education Outstanding Achievement Scholarships

Level of study
Any Undergraduate
Subject area
Arts and Law, Engineering and Physical Sciences, Life and Environmental Sciences, Medical and Dental Sciences, Social Sciences
Type of Award
Deadline for applying
Closed 13/06/2021 (Note: competition closed for this year)

Award Description

The University of Birmingham is pleased to announce two scholarship awards of £2500 for Singapore domiciled students applying for entry to an undergraduate programme at the Birmingham UK campus starting September 2021.

This is a joint award with our local representative, Overseas Education, and will be awarded to the highest performing students starting their University of Birmingham programme in 2021/22.

Value of Award

The scholarship award is for £2500 towards tuition fees for the first year only of a full time undergraduate degree programme at the University of Birmingham UK campus, starting September 2021.

Eligibility Criteria

Please note that students already registered and studying on a programme at the University of Birmingham in the UK 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 2021. The student must be entering the first year of an undergraduate programme based the Birmingham UK campus.
  • Meet the academic conditions of their offer to the programme.
  • Be classed as Singapore domiciled.
  • 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 2021 (the scholarship award cannot be deferred). Be registered with, and have their undergraduate study application attached to our local representatives – Overseas Education.
  • Accept an offer from the University of Birmingham and be in contact with Overseas Education by 14 June 2021
  • Upon enrolment in September 2021, pay their net tuition fees for the first year by 1 November, immediately following enrolment.

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 Overseas Education by 13 June 2021. Selection for the award will be based on academic performance. Students will be shortlisted for interviews which are to be held in July 2021 (date TBC) in Singapore. The scholarships will be announced shortly after interview.

The full scholarship will be awarded upon enrolment on studies in September 2021.


If you do have outstanding questions please contact our local representative:
321, Orchard Road, #07-03, S’pore 238866
(Next to 313 Somerset
Somerset MRT Exit B)

Phone: 6100 9800 | 6817 9800 | 6817 9801

QQ : 2456800941

WeChat ID : OverseasEducation


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