Millennium Scholarship

This scholarship is available for international postgraduate students.

About the scholarship

It is expected that the recipient would be an active member of the student body at UWE Bristol and will be required to undertake ambassadorial activity for the University throughout the duration of the course.

Following graduation, recipients will also be expected to be an active member of the UWE Bristol Alumni Network by helping the University to promote its programmes to prospective students.

Study level


Award values

50% tuition fees

Award duration

One academic year

Number of awards available

One for September 2024 start

Nationalities accepted

All classed as overseas for fees purposes

Deadline for applications 30 April 2024

Eligible applicants must

  • have achieved the equivalent of a British first in an undergraduate degree
  • hold an unconditional offer or a conditional offer where IELTS or equivalent English language is the only condition
  • be a new student to UWE Bristol with no previous UK study
  • be classed as overseas for fees purposes
  • not be a sponsored student or in receipt of another scholarship/award
  • provide official transcripts at the time of application.

How to apply

You will be invited to apply as part of the application process, if you pass the eligibility criteria as listed above.

The successful applicant will be notified by the end of May 2024.

You will have to prove that you satisfy the UKVI criteria in terms of being able to cover living costs and the remainder of the fees.

View our International scholarship terms and conditions.

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