The UAL/ISH International Postgraduate Scholarship provides a £40,000 award to cover tuition fee charges and make a contribution towards living costs and scholarship recipients will also be offered International Students House (ISH) accommodation for the duration of their study. These scholarships are for a full-time taught Masters course (an M ARCH, MA, MFA, MRes or MSc qualification) at one of UAL’s six Colleges starting in the academic year of 2021/22.
University of the Arts London, United Kingdom
Field(s) of study:
Any full-time taught Masters course (Grad Dip, M ARCH, MA, MFA, MRes or MSc qualification) at one of UAL’s six Colleges starting in 2021/22.
Number of Scholarships:
Up to 4
Students who are ordinarily residents in one of the low income economy countries
The UAL International Postgraduate Scholarship provides a £40,000 award to cover tuition fee charges and make a contribution towards living costs. Scholarship recipients will also be offered International Students House (ISH) accommodation for the duration of their study.
Criteria 1: You must hold an offer to study a full-time taught master’s course at one of UAL’s 6 Colleges starting in 2021/22.
- • Your course must offer either a Grad Dip, M ARCH, MA, MFA, MRes or MSc qualification.
- • You are not eligible to apply if you already hold a UK postgraduate taught qualification (or one at an equivalent level) from studies undertaken in the UK or abroad.
Criteria 2: You must be ordinarily resident in one of the low-income economy countries detailed in UAL’s list of qualifying countries (see the official website) OR you are an asylum seeker in the UK at the point at which you make your scholarship application.
Criteria 3: Your annual household income must be £50,000 or less (or the equivalent exchange value in a qualifying countries currency) at the point of scholarship application.
Criteria 4: You must provide a personal statement as part of your scholarship application which responds to the following questions (maximum 350 words per question):
- • Describe how receiving a Postgraduate Scholarship would make a difference to you
- • Tell us how you intend to use the qualification you will be gaining to support your future plans
- • Describe how you would address challenges in your home country
- • Tell us how you would uphold the values of social justice and environmental stewardship
Once you’ve received an offer on a qualifying course, the ‘my funding’ page on your UAL Applicant portal will be updated to display application forms for scholarships you may be eligible for. Your completed UAL International Postgraduate Scholarship application form and supporting evidence must be submitted by Friday, 18 June 2021.
In order to apply for the scholarship, you will need to be holding an offer on an eligible course. It is recommended that you make a course application as soon as possible in order to receive an offer with enough time to apply for the scholarship.
It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to download the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.