Scholarships and Student Funding

Asylum Seeker Scholarship

The University will offer 4 awards for entry into academic year 2022-2223. The award offers tuition fee and living cost support to those most in need who are seeking asylum.

For students commencing study at the University in session 2023-2024 the University will offer up to:

  • two undergraduate scholarships (excludes students who already hold a 1st undergraduate degree)
  • two postgraduate masters taught scholarships

Each scholarship will cover the 'home' rate of fee and provide a stipend of £11,500.


To be eligible for this Scholarship you must have confirmation from the Fees and Student Support Team that your fees status has been updated to home student- Scotland. 

Further information on fee status eligibility can be found at: Asylum seeker tuition fee status 


Applications for the 2023-2024 academic session will open in January 2023


Notification Process

Details on the Notification date will be posted once the Scholarship is open for the 2023/2024 academic year.