Postgraduate Global Excellence Scholarship

About the award

More than £1.5 million worth of scholarships are available to undergraduate or postgraduate international fee paying students of outstanding academic quality applying to enter the University in September 2018.

Postgraduate Global Excellence Scholarships are worth up to £5000 against first year International tuition fees - actual amounts and the number of awards vary on a subject-by-subject basis.

Scholarships funding is limited so we encourage early submission of your postgraduate application. There is no seperate application form; applicants who apply for an eligible course will be considered for an award until funds are exhausted.

Scholarships are available in the following disciplines:

Healthcare & Medicine: Environment & Human Health, Applied Health Services Research, Genomic Medicine, Medical Imaging Skeletal Reporting, Clinical Education, Extreme Medicine

Business School: MSc Financial Analysis and Fund Management, MSc International Management, MSc Economics and Econometrics, MSc Behavioural Economics and Finance, MSc Finance and Investment, MSc Marketing and MSc International Tourism Management

Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences: MSc's in Engineering and Business, International Supply Chain Management,  Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Structural Engineering, Water Engineering, Financial Mathematics, Computational Finance, Advanced Mathematics, Computer Science, Data Science, Renewable Energy, Tunnel Engineering, Mining Engineering, Water Science, Surveying and Land/Environmental Management, Applied Geotechnics, Mining Geology, Exploration Geology, Geotechnical Engineering

Humanities and Social Sciences: Anthropology, Archaeology, Arab & Islamic Studies, Education, English, Law, Philosophy, Politics & International Relations, Sociology, Theology & Religion

Life & Environmental Sciences: MSc Food Security and Sustainable Agriculture, MSc Sustainable Development, MSc Conservation and Biodiversity, MSc Social and Organisational Psychology, MSc Sport and Health Sciences

As scholarships will be awarded from the beginning of the application cycle, we encourage an early application to ensure you are considered before all funds are allocated.


Application deadline:31st January 2018
Value:Up to £5,000 against first year international tuition fees
Duration of award:for 1 year
Contact: Admissions

How to apply

This award will be automatically allocated to outstanding applicants applying for the first time in the 2017/18 cycle; a separate application is not required. Academic merit, as determined by information provided in the application form, is the sole determinant in identifying potential scholars. Typically this will be the achievement of a bachelor's degree equivalent to at least a UK upper second class award. If you are offered a Postgraduate Global Excellence scholarship you will receive an e-mail notification following receipt of your University offer. To accept the award scholars must make Exeter's offer their Firm Choice by returning their deposit by the deadline identified in their scholarship offer letter. Awardees will be required to satisfy any academic requirements stipulated in their scholarship offer letter no later than 31 August 2018