The applications for the University of Nottingham’s Excellence Scholarships 2020 have opened. Interested candidates can apply until 8th May 2020.
The excellence scholarships are for promising candidates aspiring to pursue a Masters degree from South Asian countries of Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka.
- The candidates must meet the following requirements to be eligible for the University of Nottingham’s Excellence Scholarships
- The candidates must be a national of (or permanently domiciled in) Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan or Sri Lanka.
- Also, they must overseas student for fee purposes.
- Additionally, the candidates should hold an offer to start full-time masters (excluding MRes) in any subject area at the University of Nottingham UK in September 2020.
- The award offers 4,000 pounds towards full-time masters tuition fees.
- The University will ask the candidates about their achievements, study plans and reasons for choosing the University.
- They must make sure they have enough time to prepare strong answers.
- The administrators will assess their responses and academic merit when making scholarship decisions.
- Additionally, only the students who accept their offer to study with the University, will get the scholarship.
- They do not need to respond to their offer before applying for this scholarship.
- Furthermore, after offering a scholarship, if they do not then accept their offer, another applicant will receive their scholarship.
- Also, the award cannot be combined with another University of Nottingham regional or sports scholarship.
- However, the candidates may also be able to receive a subject scholarship or award from their country, where the combined total does not exceed 100% of tuition fees.
- This could include, for example, an award from Nottingham University Business School and/or the government or other funding bodies in their country.
About the University
The University of Nottingham is a public research university in Nottingham, United Kingdom. It was founded as University College Nottingham in 1881 and was granted a royal charter in 1948.
Nottingham’s main campus with Jubilee Campus and teaching hospital are located within the City of Nottingham, with a number of smaller campuses and sites elsewhere in Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire. Outside the UK, the university has campuses in Semenyih, Malaysia and Ningbo, China. Additionally, Nottingham has five constituent faculties, within which there are more than 50 schools, departments, institutes, and research centers. Also, it has about 45,500 students and 7,000 staff and had an income of £656.5 million in 2017/18.
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