Vice-Chancellor's Scholarship

The scholarship is available to UWE Bristol alumni and will provide a tuition fee discount of 50% on full-time and part-time postgraduate courses.

About the scholarship

A key UWE Bristol priority is transforming futures. We are committed to helping our undergraduates enhance their careers through further study on postgraduate courses that give the opportunity to develop the business skills, awareness and confidence needed to aspire to management positions in many professions and business sectors.

We are pleased to offer a number of Vice-Chancellor's Scholarships for the academic year 2024/25. The scholarships provide a tuition fee discount of 50% on selected full-time and part-time postgraduate courses. 

College of Business and Law

50 scholarships available

College of Arts, Technology and Environment

25 scholarships available

College of Health, Science and Society

60 scholarships available

The Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship is competitive. Scholarships will be awarded to those applicants who most closely meet or exceed the criteria by completing the scholarship task.


You are eligible to apply if you fit into the below criteria:

  • You have graduated from a UWE Bristol undergraduate course in 2022/23 or are due to graduate in the current academic year 2023/24.
  • You are starting your postgraduate course in September 2024.

For further information please read the Vice Chancellor's scholarship terms and conditions (PDF).

Please note: the following courses are excluded from the scholarship:

How to apply

Postgraduate course applicants will be invited to apply via their UWE Bristol Welcome portal on their course application offer letter. 

Application deadlines

Home fee applicants

Applications open: 1 January 2024
Applications close: 30 June 2024

International fee applicants

Applications open: 1 January 2024
Applications close: 30 April 2024 (due to CAS/visa applications)

You will be contacted about your outcome after assessments have taken place 14 days after the application deadlines above.

You will have 14 days to confirm your acceptance if you are successful.


The discount equals 50% off the full course cost and includes the 20% alumni discount. The discount will be applied to your course record after we receive confirmation of acceptance.

Part-time students will receive the discount pro-rata at the start of each new study year.

Contact us

If you have any questions regarding the 50% tuition fee scholarship for postgraduate courses please contact us:

Home and EU students

International students