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International scholarships

We offer more than 100 scholarships every year to help international students. Some awards are worth up to £6000 a year to help partially fund university fees and living costs.

Brunel has a range of scholarship packages and works in partnership with several scholarship organisations and bodies including Chevening, The Commonwealth Scholarships and Santander Mobility Awards

Please note that all applicants applying for the International Excellence Scholarship and the Country specific scholarships will now  be automatically considered for the Santander International Scholarship. Please read the terms & conditions of each scholarship, before selecting the scholarship you wish to apply for.

Our 2018/19 Scholarships will be announced shortly. Information regarding our Scholarships available for September 2017 and January 2018 can be found below.

Scholarship Number available in 2017 Value Application process
International Excellence Scholarship 50 £3,000 fee waiver on tuition fee for year 1 only.

We will be offering 10 International Excellence Scholarships for January 2018 entry, applications will reopen shortly.

September 2017 scholarships have now been awarded and successful applicants contacted by email.

Undergraduate Academic Excellence Scholarship 30 £6,000 for 3 years, subject to progression criteria. Applications for the Scholarship have now closed. All successful applicants have been contacted by email.
Country specific scholarships

20 in total for 10 selected countries: Colombia, Egypt, India, Indonesia, Kenya, Mexico, Nigeria, Pakistan, Turkey, Vietnam. 

£5,000 or £7,500 depending on the country.

Applications for the scholarship have now closed. All successful applicants have been contacted by email.

Brunel Santander International Scholarship 5 £5,000 tuition fee waiver for year 1 only.

Applications for the scholarship have now closed. All successful applicants have been contacted by email.

Dean’s Occupational Therapy Scholarship Awarded to all those that meet the eligibility criteria £3,000 tuition fee waiver per academic year. International applicants will be invited to apply directly by the Admissions tutor and should provide a 500 word essay explaining why they would be an excellent ambassador for both Brunel and their chosen profession. The personal statement should be sent to the Admissions Tutor within 10 days of being invited to apply for the scholarship.
Dean’s Physiotherapy (Physical Therapy) Awarded to all those that meet the eligibility criteria £3,000 tuition fee waiver per academic year. International applicants will be invited to apply directly by the Admissions tutor and should provide a 500 word essay explaining why they would be an excellent ambassador for both Brunel and their chosen profession. The personal statement should be sent to the Admissions Tutor within 10 days of being invited to apply for the scholarship.
Dean's International Scholarship for Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering 10 £2,000 tuition fee waiver per academic year. Applicants apply as normal for the relevant BEng or MEng course in the usual way. All required information will be taken from the course application, this includes predicted grades and personal statement. 
Postgraduate Academic Excellence Scholarship Awarded to all those that meet the eligibility criteria 15% tuition fee discount No application, the fee waiver is applied automatically

MSc Oil & Gas Engineering Scholarship

Awarded to all those that meet the eligibility criteria until all available funds have been allocated. 50% tuition fee waiver, £4,250 for UK/EU applicants and £8,750 for international applicants. 

Apply for the course indicating a desire to be considered for the Scholarship, including in the personal statement evidence of a desire to pursue a career in Oil and Gas Engineering.

MSc Structural Integrity Scholarship

16  £12,500 fee waiver

Apply as normal indicating a desire to be considered for the Scholarship, including evidence of a desire to pursue a career in Structural Integrity in the personal statement.

 MBA Scholarship (full-time)  25 £6,420
tuition fee waiver

The MBA scholarship deadline has been extended!

Submit an application by 31 August 2017 for September entry.

The deadline for January entry is 30 November 2017, applications will open in September.

MBA Scholarship (part-time) 20 £8,560 tuition fee waiver for applicants from the Corporate sector and £10,700 tuition fee waiver for applicants from the Public sector.

Submit an application by 31 August 2017 for September entry.

The deadline for January entry is 30 November 2017, applications will open in September.

Commonwealth Scholarships

17 Commonwealth Scholarships are available for those applying to ACU member institutions in Bangladesh, Botswana, Ghana, Kenya, Mauritius, Pakistan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, and at the University of the West Indies.

 

Full tuition fees, a return economy flight, an arrival allowance, and a regular stipend (living allowance).

To find out more and to apply, please visit the ACU website.

The closing date for applications is 10 March 2017.

Rotary Scholarship 

The Rotary Scholarship programme (graduate
overseas study) is one of the largest privately funded scholarship programmes in the world.

Scholarships are generally for one year of study and
around US$30,000.

Students must be studying on a course that fits under one of
Rotary’s six Areas of Focus and awarded for study in a different country. To find out more and apply  visit the Rotary Foundation
website


Self-funding students who pay their fees in full by enrolment are also entitled to a prompt payment discount of 2%. Additionally Brunel Alumni are entitled to an Alumni discount of 15%.

Country Specific Scholarships

Brunel maintains a list of country specific scholarships on our Country Pages.