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International Vice-Chancellor's Scholarship 2019 - this is now closed for applications

At Northumbria University, we embrace tomorrow. We bring together our inspirational academics, our innovative business partners, and students like you. Students who are curious, confident, and who are excited to begin their adventure at Northumbria University.

That’s why we’re thrilled to announce our International Vice-Chancellor's 2019 Scholarship. A unique opportunity for you to join us for a full-time Masters in 2019, with a 50% fee discount.

If you’re ready to make a remarkable impact on the world, you’re interested in one of our Masters courses and you meet all of the eligibility criteria, then what are you waiting for? The International Vice-Chancellor's Scholarship is now closed.


Eligible Courses

Selection Process

  • There is a competitive selection process for the International Vice-Chancellor's Scholarship. Applicants need to submit an online application form and a selection panel will consider all eligible applications
  • Applications will be considered on the strength of the response to: "How will being awarded an International Vice-Chancellor's Scholarship prepare you for the challenges of a constantly changing world?"
  • Successful applicants will be notified once the panel of evaluators at the end of July 2019

Terms & Conditions

To be eligible to apply for the International Vice-Chancellor's 2019 Scholarship, you must:

  • be an new international applicant for September 2019, with 'overseas' fees status
  • apply for an eligible full-time Masters course beginning in September 2019. Eligible courses can be found in the drop-down on this page
  • meet the conditions of your new September 2019 offer to study at Northumbria on a full-time eligible Masters course, studied at Newcastle upon Tyne Campus or Coach Lane Campus
  • be a self-funded student who does not have fees which are paid in full or in part through a sponsorship arrangement, i.e. employer-funded

Important Information

  • Students selected for an International Vice-Chancellor's Scholarship 20189 will no longer be eligible for any other Postgraduate scholarships or discounts
  • Sponsored students are not eligible for the International Vice-Chancellor's Scholarship
  • The International Vice-Chancellor's Scholarship is only for students who are entering directly onto a September 2019 eligible Masters course
  • Students who are progressing from a partner institute where reduced fees have been agreed are not eligible for the International Vice-Chancellor's Scholarship
  • The International Vice-Chancellor's Scholarship is awarded as a fee discount and is not a cash sum
  • Successful students will receive a 50% tuition fee discount on full-time eligible courses studied at the Newcastle upon Tyne Campus or Coach Lane Campus only
  • The reduction in fees will be made following enrolment
  • If you defer your place, the scholarship offer will be withdrawn
  • Northumbria University reserves the right to withdraw the scheme at any point
  • The University's decision is final and cannot be challenged; there is no right of appeal


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