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Santander University Scholarship

 £2,000 cash scholarship for five Masters students

At Northumbria University, we embrace tomorrow. We pursue innovative thinking, forge new partnerships, create and exchange knowledge, and develop inventive solutions across a diverse network of subjects.

We’re thrilled to announce the launch of brand new scholarship for 2019  - the Santander University Scholarship.  

This remarkable opportunity will award ten current UK Northumbria students, who choose to stay with us for a Postgraduate course, with a £2,000 cash scholarship. What you spend it on is up to you. The Santander University Scholarship is available across a wide range of eligible full-time Masters courses, beginning in September 2019.

This scholarship is now closed.

Terms and Conditions

To be eligible to apply for the Santander University Scholarship, you must:

  • Be a current Undergraduate UK student who is studying at Northumbria, and has received student finance in 2018/19
  • Have been assessed for student finance based on household income of under £25,000
  • Apply for an eligible Newcastle-campus, full-time Masters course starting in September 2019 (listed below)

Eligible courses

Advanced Computer Science MSc

Advanced Computer Science MSc 16 Months

Advanced Computer Science MSc With Study Abroad

Animation MA

Applied Linguistics for TESOL MA

Arts MRes

Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC)

Biotechnology MSc

Business with Business Analytics MSc

Business with Business Analytics MSc with Study Abroad

Business with Business Analytics MSc with Advanced Practice

Business with Entrepreneurship MSc

Business with Entrepreneurship MSc with Study Abroad

Business with Entrepreneurship MSc with Advanced Practice

Business with Financial Management MSc

Business with Financial Management MSc with Study Abroad

Business with Financial Management MSc with Advanced Practice

Business with Hospitality and Tourism Management MSc

Business with Hospitality and Tourism Management MSc with Study Abroad

Business with Hospitality and Tourism Management MSc with Advanced Practice

Business with Human Resource Management MSc

Business with Human Resource Management MSc with Study Abroad

Business with Human Resource Management MSc with Advanced Practice

Business with International Management and Finance MSc

Business with International Management and Marketing MSc

Business with International Management MSc

Business with International Management MSc with Study Abroad

Business with International Management MSc with Advanced Practice

Business with Logistics and Supply Chain Management MSc

Business with Logistics and Supply Chain Management MSc with Study Abroad

Business with Logistics and Supply Chain Management MSc with Advanced Practice

Business with Management MSc

Business with Management MSc with Study Abroad

Business with Management MSc with Advanced Practice

Business with Management and Finance MSc

Business with Management and Marketing MSc

Business with Marketing Management MSc

Business with Marketing Management MSc with Study Abroad

Business with Marketing Management MSc with Advanced Practice

Clinical Exercise Physiology MSc

Communication Design MA

Computer Science MSc

Computer Science MSc 16 Months

Computer Science MSc with Advanced Practice or Study Abroad

Conservation of Fine Art MA

Construction Project Management with BIM MSc

Construction Project Management with BIM MSc with Advanced Practice

Creative and Cultural Industries Management MA

Creative Writing MA

Criminology and Criminal Justice MA

Design MA

Design MRes

Digital Marketing MSc

Digital Marketing MSc with Study Abroad

Digital Marketing MSc with Advanced Practice

Disaster Management and Sustainable Development MSc

Disaster Management and Sustainable Development MSc with Advanced Practice

Electrical Power Engineering MSc

Electrical Power Engineering MSc (January)

Electrical Power Engineering MSc with Advanced Practice

Engineering Management MSc

Engineering Management MSc 16 Months

Engineering Management MSc with Advanced Practice

English Literature MA

English Literature MRes

Entrepreneurship MSc

Entrepreneurship MSc with Advanced Practice

Environmental Health MSc

Environmental Health MSc with Advanced Practice

Environmental Monitoring, Modelling and Reconstruction MSc

Exercise Science MRes

Finance MSc

Finance MSc with Advanced Practice

Forensic Accounting MSc

Forensic Science MSc

Global Logistics, Operations and Supply Chain Management MSc

Global Logistics, Operations and Supply Chain Management MSc with Study Abroad

Global Logistics, Operations and Supply Chain Management MSc with Advanced Practice

Health Psychology MSc

History MA

History MRes

Information Science (Data Analytics) MSc

Information Science (Data Analytics) MSc with Advanced Practice

International Business Management MSc

International Business Management MSc with Study Abroad

International Business Management MSc with Advanced Practice

International Development MSc

International Finance and Investment MSc

International Finance and Investment MSc with Study Abroad

International Finance and Investment MSc with Advanced Practice

International Financial Management MSc

International Financial Management MSc with Study Abroad

International Financial Management MSc with Advanced Practice

International Relations, Conflict and Security MA

International Sport Management MSc

Law (Cyber Law) LLM

Law (International Commercial Law) LLM

Law (International Finance) LLM

Law (Space Law) LLM

Legal Practice Postgraduate Diploma

LLM in Bar Professional Training (BPTC/LLM)

LLM in Legal Practice

Marketing MSc

Marketing MSc with Advanced Practice

Master of Fine Art (MFA)

Master of Public Health

Master of Public Health (Nutrition)

MBA

Mechanical Engineering MSc

Mechanical Engineering MSc 16 Months

Mechanical Engineering MSc with Advanced Practice

Microbiology MSc

Microelectronic and Communication Engineering MSc

Microelectronic and Communication Engineering MSc January

Microelectronic and Communication Engineering MSc with Advanced Practice

Multidisciplinary Innovation MA/MSc

Nutritional Science MSc

Occupational and Organisational Psychology MSc

Project Management MSc

Project Management MSc with Advanced Practice

Psychology MRes

Psychology MSc

Real Estate (International) MSc

Real Estate (International) MSc with Advanced Practice

Real Estate MSc

Real Estate MSc with Advanced Practice

Renewable and Sustainable Energy Technologies MSc

Renewable and Sustainable Energy Technologies MSc with Advanced Practice

Safety, Health and Environmental Management MSc

Safety, Health and Environmental Management MSc with Advanced Practice

Social Sciences MRes

Sport and Exercise Psychology MSc

Statistics MSc

Strength and Conditioning MSc

TESOL MA

Theatre and Performance MA

Important information

  • Students selected for a Santander University Scholarship will be eligible for other Northumbria Scholarships and discounts
  • The Santander University Scholarship is awarded as a cash sum
  • Scholarships will be awarded based on the means-tested household income and on your scholarship application form - your course application form will not be considered
  • Students will receive a £2,000 cash payment on full-time eligible courses studied at City and Coach Lane Campus only
  • The cash award will be paid as: 25% in November 2019, 25% in February 2020, and 50% in May 2020
  • If your course is longer than one year, the scholarship will be provided in the first year of study only
  • If you defer your place, the scholarship offer will be withdrawn
  • Northumbria reserves the right to withdraw this scheme at any point
  • The University's decision is final and cannot be challenged; there is no right of appeal

Selection process

  • There is a competitive selection process for this scholarship scheme. Applicants need to apply via online written application; a selection panel will consider all eligible applications.Applications will be considered on the strength of response to, in no more than 250 words: how will studying at Northumbria and being awarded a Santander University Scholarship help you to prepare for your future?
  • Successful applicants will be notified once the evaluation panel has met, by no later than Friday 30 August 2019.

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