The Gyan Scholarship

About the award

Five scholarships of £10,000 will be awarded to the most talented students from India who have had an application accepted to one of the Business School MSc programmes for September 2020.

The scholarships are competitive and require you to have the equivalent of a 2:1 UK degree (or above) and an English language level of IELTS 7.0 with no section less than 6.0, or equivalent. You must submit an application form with a personal statement of up to 500 words outlining your academic interests, any prior relevant experience, and reasons for choosing the University of Exeter and your programme of study.

Students must be graduates of a recognised university in, and be a resident of India. All scholarship awards are conditional on payment of the tuition fee deposit as specified in your offer letter and registration with the University of Exeter. You will need your Exeter student number to submit your application.

Scholarships are not awarded in conjunction with other scholarships – in the event of you being eligible for more than one award the greater award will be given. Once all five Gyan Scholarships have been awarded, the applications will close for the current year.

By applying for this Scholarship you are agreeing to your personal details being shared with Panel members and the scholarship donor, unless you tell us otherwise.

Please note this Scholarship is not available for MRes programmes of study.

How to apply

Please complete the application form here:

Scholarships will be offered on a rolling basis but all applications must be received by the 31st May 2020. Applicants will be notified of the outcome within one calendar month and by no later than 30 June 2020.


Application deadline:31st May 2020
Number of awards:5
Duration of award:for 1 year
Contact: Gillian Coley, Student Recruitment and Admissions Co-ordinator