The University of Westminster was founded in 1838, as a polytechnic. Since then, it has become one of the most prestigious British universities. Over 5000 students 500 staff from all over the world have found a welcoming academic environment at University of Westminster. Students can choose from over 300 degree programs in various domains, which will help them become fully prepared employees for a global economy. The University of Westminster focuses on research, innovation and creativity and international partnerships with educational institutions worldwide.
International students who wish to attend to a Master program at Westminster University can apply for a scholarship which will cover their tuition fees, the accommodation, the living costs and transportation to and from London.
The scholarship is created for students from developing countries in financial need and who show potential for development, academically and professionally. Students must hold a graduate degree equivalent to a UK First Class Honors.
Eligible countries include all developing countries, from all over the world, with the exception of the following countries: Andorra, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, USA, Vatican City.
Application deadline is 13 October 2017.You can find out more information about the scholarships here.
In order to be eligible, students must apply for a master degree course and receive an offer from the university. More information on the admission process for a postgraduate degree can be found here. International students can verify if in their country exists a representative that can guide them through the application process. Each master program will have specific selection criteria, but all of them have two requirements: a good honors degree from an accredited university and English Language skills proven by a IELTS certificate with a minimum score of 6,5 overall and minimum 5,5 for each component. Students who have not taken a IELTS exam can do it at the University. Application for postgraduate degree courses is free of charge, is done online and students can apply for more than one program.
The university’s website also offers information on visa requirements for students from different countries.
Students who are not eligible for this scholarship and still want to attend a master degree course at the University of Westminster can find more information on other postgraduate scholarships for international students accessing this page.