Deadline:

20 May 2019

Location:

United Kingdom

(Partially Funded)

Description

School of Life Sciences (SLS) Excellence Scholarships – University of Warwick 

School of Life Sciences (SLS) Excellence Scholarships are competitive and awards will be based on past academic achievement and experience, your motivation for study, extracurricular activities and your vision for the future.

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Warwick Life Sciences is an international centre of excellence with more than 80% of its research rated as ‘world leading or internationally excellent’ in the REF 2014 assessment. It also ranked 4th in the UK for Bioscience.

Number of available scholarships: Up to five scholarships.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • MSc Biotechnology, Bioprocessing and Business Management
  • MSc Environmental Bioscience in a Changing Climate
  • MSc Food Security
  • MSc Medical Biotechnology and Business Management
  • MSc Sustainable Crop Production: Agronomy for the 21st Century
  • Masters Level and Professional Short Courses

For more information about the focus areas, click here.

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

All World Countries.

Program Period

1 year as a Full-time study.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Before applying, applicants should have an offer to study on a School of Life Sciences full-time taught MSc course starting October 2019.
  • Applicants should have an excellent academic track-record, typically the equivalent of a British 1st Class Honours Degree. The Scholarship Review Panel will assess both academic achievement and the supporting statement when awarding.
  • For conditional offer-holders, scholarship awards will also be conditional on achieving any language requirements and the awardee’s final predicted grade.
  • SLS Excellence Scholarships are for self-funded students only. Students with other partial funding may be considered. Recipients should inform Dr Charlotte Moonan (Charlotte.Moonan@warwick.ac.uk) if they are in receipt of another scholarship or are later awarded other funding.
  • Applications for SLS Excellence Scholarships are welcome from home, EU and international students.
  • SLS Excellence Scholarships will be awarded across all Life Sciences full-time taught MSc Programmes to maximise nationality and gender diversity.
  • Scholarship recipients will be asked to carry out some ambassadorial duties for the School.
  • Undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a Life Sciences related subject
  • English Language test certificate (if appropriate – IELTS 6.5 overall with no component below 6.0)

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

  • 50% reduction of tuition fees only.

How to Apply

First Step: Register new account on Warwick University website from here, then start new application, but make sure you prepare all personal contact information and details of your education, qualifications, employment history and referees.

Note: A £55 non-refundable application assessment fee applies to Warwick International Foundation Programme and all Postgraduate Taught courses, including Master of Research (MRes).

Second Step: Once you submit your application, you will receive acknowledgement of you application by email.This will include a link to upload your supporting documents, as the following:

  • Transcripts from your university-level study
  • Personal statement
  • English language proficiency.

Third Step: After getting the offer from the university,  you can apply for the scholarship through this link.

Note: The scholarship online application is including personal information and academic information and personal statement about yourself.

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