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2019-20

This bursary is for you if you’re a former student of the University of Leeds studying for a postgraduate qualification in the Faculty of Biological Sciences. Courses that are run in conjunction with other universities are excluded from the Bursary.

  • Value - what money is on offer

    The University will pay 10% of the self-funded portion of your fees for each year of the course. If no fees are paid then no bursary is awarded.

  • Who is eligible

    This is an automatic bursary but you have to inform us and provide evidence that you’re a former student of the University of Leeds.

  • How to apply

    If you think you’re eligible, you need to contact the relevant admissions team for the course you have applied for.

  • Deadline

    No deadline - automatic.

  • Conditions

    You must be a former University of Leeds student.

  • Further information

    Find out more about our Alumni bursary.

  • Internal or external

    Internal (funded by the University of Leeds)

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This is an automatic scholarship awarded to the highest achieving applicants.

  • Value - what money is on offer

    Up to £1,000

  • Who is eligible

    This scholarship is available to UK/EU-rated, fee-paying students who achieve A*AA at A-level (A2) or equivalent. The A* grade must be in one of the following science subjects: Biology, Human Biology, Chemistry, Maths or Physics. The two A grades must be in science or science-related subjects. Science subjects: Biology, Human Biology, Chemistry, Maths and Physics. Science- related subjects: PE, Geography, Use of Maths, Psychology, Statistics, Geology and Computing.

  • Deadline

    No deadline - automatic

  • Conditions

    - Commence a programme of study in the Faculty of Biological Sciences in September and be fully registered on 1 December 2019. - Be a UK or EU student paying tuition fees at the UK/EU rate. - Have achieved the academic excellence criteria in your previous studies at the first attempt.

  • How are the scholarships awarded?

    You will qualify automatically for the award of a scholarship if you meet the criteria above. You do not need to apply separately for a scholarship; your application through UCAS will enable us to consider you once you have confirmed us as your firm choice.

  • Internal or external

    Internal (funded by the University of Leeds)

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2019-20

This bursary is for you if you’re a former student of the University of Leeds studying for a postgraduate qualification in the Faculty of Biological Sciences. Courses that are run in conjunction with other universities are excluded from the Bursary.

  • Value - what money is on offer

    The University will pay 10% of the self-funded portion of your fees for each year of the course. If no fees are paid then no bursary is awarded

  • Who is eligible

    This is an automatic bursary but you have to inform us and provide evidence that you’re a former student of the University of Leeds.

  • How to apply

    If you think you’re eligible, you need to contact the relevant admissions team for the course you have applied for.

  • Deadline

    No deadline - automatic.

  • Conditions

    You must be a former University of Leeds student.

  • Further information
  • Internal or external

    Internal (funded by the University of Leeds)

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A number of scholarships will be available for eligible international students studying for a taught Master's programme in the Faculty of Biological Sciences.

  • Value - what money is on offer

    £2,000 towards academic fees.

  • Who is eligible

    This scholarship is awarded on condition of you achieving the equivalent of a UK upper second class degree. Applicants must be self-funding.

  • Deadline

    No deadline - automatic

  • How are the scholarships awarded?

    Automatic consideration of all offer holders.

  • Number of scholarships available

    Variable

  • Internal or external

    Internal (funded by the University of Leeds)

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This is an automatic scholarship awarded to the highest achieving applicants and will take the form of a tuition fee reduction.

  • Value - what money is on offer

    £5,000

  • Who is eligible

    High achieving A2 (A*AA), IB (37) and AP (555) students in their first year (subsequent years would be subject to achieving normally 70% overall mark) OR high achieving (equivalent to normally 85% overall). Foundation degree students in their first year (subsequent years would be subject to achieving normally 70% overall mark).

  • How to apply

    No deadline – automatic.

  • Deadline

    No deadline - automatic

  • Conditions

    Applicants must be self-funding, new to the University of Leeds, enter onto level 1 and classified as international for tuition fee purposes and not be in receipt of any other University of Leeds award. Students must achieve a yearly attainment percentage of 70%. The scholarship will be withheld in a year where a student fails to achieve 70%, but will be reinstated the following year if the student's performance recovers to 70% or over. £5,000 will be awarded per year of study. Students don’t receive the scholarship for the industrial placement year or study abroad year unless it’s incorporated within the programme. Self-funding students who successfully complete the International Foundation Year (IFY) at Leeds will also be eligible for this bursary. Those students who achieve this award will not then receive the International Science and Engineering Scholarships.

  • How are the scholarships awarded?

    This scholarship is awarded based on academic excellence to the highest achieving applicants and will take the form of a tuition fee reduction.

  • Number of scholarships available

    6

  • Internal or external

    Internal (funded by the University of Leeds)

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These scholarships are available for eligible international students studying for a taught Master's programme in the Faculty of Biological Sciences.

  • Value - what money is on offer

    The scholarships will provide a contribution of £5,000 towards academic fees.

  • Who is eligible

    This scholarship is awarded on condition of you achieving the equivalent of a UK first class degree. Applicants must be self-funding.

  • Deadline

    No deadline - automatic

  • How are the scholarships awarded?

    Automatic consideration of all offer holders.

  • Number of scholarships available

    3

  • Internal or external

    Internal (funded by the University of Leeds)

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This scholarship is available to International students that meet the requirements of their offer and are able to demostrate an interest for their chosen subject i.e experience or achievements gained from education, sporting, volunteering or professional via supporting statement on the application form.

  • Value - what money is on offer

    £1,000 towards the cost of tuition. If you are in receipt of any other University of Leeds scholarship you are still eligible for this award.

  • Who is eligible

    All international applicants who have meet the academic entry requirements and have been offered a place on any of our Undergraduate or Postgraduate Taught Masters courses.

  • How to apply
    • Download the application
    • Applicants must complete all sections of the application form.
    • Applicants will be asked to supply a supporting statement as part of the application where you can demonstrate why you think you are a suitable candidate for this scholarship.
  • Conditions

    - Award of this scholarship is subject to the demonstration of academic excellence and work experience on the application form. - Hold either a conditional or unconditional offer for one of the Faculty of Biological Sciences Undergraduate or Postgraduate Taught Masters courses commencing in September 2019. - You must be self-funding, full time, classified as international for tuition fee purposes. - Applicants in receipt of any other University of Leeds scholarship are still eligible for this award.

  • How are the scholarships awarded?

    This scholarship is available to International students that meet the requirements of their offer and are able to demostrate an interest for their chosen subject i.e experience or achievements gained from education, sporting, volunteering or professional via supporting statement on the application form.

  • Number of scholarships available

    Variable

  • Internal or external

    Internal (funded by the University of Leeds)

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This scholarship is for any internationally rated applicant who has been offered a place on any of the undergraduate degree courses within the Faculty of Biological Sciences

  • Value - what money is on offer

    £2,000 per year of study.

  • Who is eligible

    This scholarship is available to international rated, fee paying applicant who has been offered a place on any of the undergraduate degree courses within the Faculty of Biological Sciences.

  • How to apply

    No deadline - automatic

  • Deadline

    No deadline - automatic

  • Conditions

    - Applicants must be self-funding, new to the University of Leeds, enter onto level 1 and classified as international for tuition fee purposes and not be in receipt of any other University of Leeds award. - Students must achieve a yearly attainment percentage of 60%. The scholarship will be withheld in a year where a student fails to achieve 60%, but will be reinstated the following year if the student's performance recovers to 60% or over. - £2,000 will be awarded per year of study. Students don’t receive the scholarship for the industrial placement year or study abroad year unless it’s incorporated within the programme. - Self-funding students who successfully complete the International Foundation Year (IFY) at Leeds will also be eligible for this bursary. - Students who receive the Deans scholarship will not be eligible for this award

  • How are the scholarships awarded?

    This is an automatic scholarship and will take the form of a tuition fee reduction.

  • Internal or external

    Internal (funded by the University of Leeds)

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