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University of Essex

Scholarships at University of Essex

Key Information
Rank 56
Location Essex, South East England
Established 1964
International Students 38.4%
Famous For Social Sciences, Politics, Economics
International Fees £19,500-22,750
Key Information
Location Essex, South East England
Established 1964
Famous For Social Sciences, Politics, Economics
International Fees £19,500-22,750
Academic Excellence International Masters Scholarship
Scholarship Name Academic Excellence International Masters Scholarship
Academic Year 2024
Scholarship amount Up to £5,000
Nationality Any

If you're an international student, took your undergraduate degree overseas or in the UK and are self-funding your postgraduate studies, you could be eligible for a scholarship worth up to £5,000, paid as a discount on your tuition fee. For eligible students with a UK degree, the amount of the award will be set at £2,000.

Postgraduate applicant is eligible for a scholarship worth GBP4,000 if requirements are met.

Eligibility

Please refer to the table above. There is a change to the following countries: 

Country Academic requirement  Scholarship award
Argentina

7.5/10

£4,000

Azerbaijan

Equivalent to UK 2.2 who graduate from institutions in

Azerbaijan regardless of whether institution is Azeri

£4,000

Bahrain

CGPA 3.0 or above  

£4,000 

Bangladesh 

CGPA 3.2/60%/B in a 4-year degree 

£5,000 

Brazil 

75/100 or 7.5/10 or B+ 

£4,000

Bolivia 

75/100 

£4,000

Cambodia

CGPA 3.2 or above 

£4,000

Canada

A, or CGPA 3.5/4, or CGPA 8/9, or 85% (where pass

mark is 60%), or 84% (where pass mark is 50%) 

£3,000 

Chile

75% or 6/7

£3,000

China

70% or 2.0 CGPA from Tier 1, 75% or 2.5 from Tier 2 universities

£2,500

Colombia

4/5 

£4,000

Costa Rica

8/10

£4,000

Dominican

Republic 

85% or CGPA 3.50 

£4,000

Ecuador 

8/10

£4,000

El Salvador

7.5/10

£4,000

Guatemala

Public Universities 70% / Private Universities 80% 

£4,000

Hong Kong

CGPA 3.0 or above  

£2,000

India

October 2024 and January 2025 intake: Tier 1 55% or CGPA 6/10 or CGPA 2.4/4

£4,000 

October 2024 and January 2025 intake: Tier 2 60% or CGPA 6.5/10 or CGPA 2.6/4  

£3,000 

Indonesia

CGPA 3.0 or above 

£4,000

Iran

14/20

£4,500

Japan

B or CGPA 2.5/4

£4,000

Jordan

CGPA 3.0 or above 

£3,000

Kazakhstan 

5 (excellent) OR 3.75/4.0, 4/4.33 and 4.0/5.0

£3,000 

Lebanon

16/20

£3,000

Malaysia

CGPA 3.25 or above

£4,000

Mauritius 

Equivalent to UK 1st 

£4,000

Equivalent to UK 2:1

£3,000

Mexico

80%

£4,000

Nepal

70% (first division) or CGPA 3.50/4

£5,000 

65% (first division) or CGPA 3/4 

£3,000

Nicaragua 

80%

£4,000

Norway

B

£3,000

Pakistan

65% or above, where pass mark is 33%, or

70% or above, where pass mark is 50%, or

80% or above where the pass mark is 60%, or CGPA 3.00 or above

£5,000

63% or above, where pass mark is 33%, or

65% or above, where pass mark is 50%, or

75% or above where the pass mark is 60%, or

CGPA 2.90 or above

£4,000

Panama

B or 81%

£4,000

Paraguay

80% or 4/5

£4,000

Peru

15/20

£4,000

Philippines

Grade point: 1.75/5.0; grade point 3.0/4.0 (percentage: 92-95; alternative names: Very good, Magna cum laude; English translation or equivalent 2:1) 

£4,000

Russia

CGPA 4.5 or above 

£2,000

Sri Lanka

B+ or GPA 3.25

£5,000

B or GPA 3.00 

£3,000

Taiwan

70% (national institution), 75% (other institution) 

£4,000

Thailand

Undergraduate degree awarded by the following institutions only 

  • Chulalongkorn University

  • Mahidol University

  • King Mongkut's University of Technology

  • Mae Fah Luang University

  • Chiang Mai University

  • Thammasat University

  • Kasetsart University

 

 

CGPA 2.8 or above

CGPA 2.55 or above

 

£5,000

£4,000

Undergraduate degree awarded by all other institutions (those not noted above)

 

 

CGPA 3.5 or above

CGPA 3.0 or above

 

£5,000

£4,000

Turkey

CGPA 3.00+ OR 75%

£4,000

 UK

2.1 or above

£2,000

Uruguay

8.5/12 

£4,000

USA

CGPA 3.25 or above  

£3,000

Venezuela  

15/20

£4,000

Vietnam

CGPA 8/10 or above or CGPA 3.5/4 or above 

£5,000

CGPA 7/10 or above or CGPA 3/4 or above

£3,000

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