A limited number of scholarships are available to international applicants. These are highly competitive and only applicants with excellent academic achievement and potential will be considered. If you have excellent grades to date, you can apply for a scholarship after you have received an offer to study an eligible Bachelors or Masters at the University of Sussex in 2023.What you get
£5,000Type of award
Fee waiverFunding type
To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:
Be classified as ‘overseas’ for fee purposes Be taking up a place on a full time Masters degree, starting September 2023 Be self-financing Have excellent academic grades
|Qualification/Country||Minimum grades required to apply for the scholarship|
|Brazil||8.5/10 or 4.5/5.0|
|Chile||5.5 - 5/8 depending on university|
|India||60% - 75% depending on university|
|Mexico||8.5/10 or 85%|
|Nigeria||First class / CGPA 3.5|
|Pakistan||4 year bachelors degree with a minimum overall grade of 75% / Masters with 65%|
|Peru||14 or 16/20|
You are not eligible for this scholarship if you:
Are applying for a Masters at a university that is not at the University of Sussex Are progressing into the final year of an integrated Masters at Sussex Are studying an online course Are already holding another University of Sussex scholarship (i.e Chancellors Masters Scholarship) Are studying one of the Excluded courses listed below.
You are not eligible for this scholarship if you are going to study any of the following:
Certificates and Diplomas (including PGCE) Courses at Brighton and Sussex Medical School (BSMS) Development Studies MA Early Years Education (with Early Years Teacher status) Globalisation, Business and Development MA Governance, Development and Public Policy MA Power, Participation and Social Change MA Poverty and Development MA Degrees in Social work (if receiving an NHS bursary) Online courses Schools direct teaching courses Masters funded by the research councils (e.g. ESRC 1+3 funding)
31 March 2023 23:59How to apply
To be considered for the Chancellor's International Scholarship, you need to have received and accepted an offer of a place on an eligible course at Sussex. Please complete the separate scholarship application form online, after you have received an offer to study at Sussex.
The successful applicant will need to ensure they have made plans or raised sufficient funds to cover the remaining tuition fee and costs of living, for the duration of their degree. For guidance about estimated living costs at Sussex and information about budgeting, please see our website.
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