International Excellence Scholarship

Level of study
Any Undergraduate
Subject area
Civil Engineering, Electronic, Electrical and Systems Engineering, Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
EU, Overseas (Non-EU)
Type of Award
Deadline for applying
None. Open all year.

Award Description

The International Excellence Scholarship is awarded to overseas undergraduate students who apply to study in the School of Engineering in recognition of academic excellence. A wide range of international qualifications will be considered. Please contact the admissions tutor to find out the criteria that would apply in each case.

Value of Award

This scholarship is valued at £1,500 as a tuition fee contribution. This scholarship will be paid directly to the University of Birmingham on behalf of the award holder.

The International Excellence Scholarship is for year 1 only and is non-renewable.

Eligibility Criteria

In order to qualify for this award, an applicant must:

  • Be classed as Overseas for fee purposes
  • Have made a programme in the School of Engineering their firm choice
  • Have achieved A*AA/AAAA at A Level in accepted subjects, or equivalent qualifications.
Scholars cannot be in receipt of a fully funded fees scholarship from an external body. (Part-funded students should contact the Admissions Tutor for further information with regards to eligibility).

How to Apply

There is no application process. The awards will be made automatically to all eligible students admitted to the School of Engineering at the University of Birmingham who apply by the end of September to commence their studies in the October of their year of entry.


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