Scholarships and Student Funding

Chemistry Tercentenary International Masters Scholarships

The School of Chemistry will offer one scholarship for students starting a full-time MSc programme in the 2020-2021 academic session.

The Tercentenary International Masters Scholarship Scheme helps outstanding postgraduate taught masters students from outside the United Kingdom and European Union to study in the School of Chemistry by providing for some of the costs of their training.


The scholarship will have a value of £30,300 and will cover your tuition fees and will be tenable for one academic session. This award cannot be held concurrently with fully-funded scholarships. It can, however, be combined with other partial funding.


The scholarship is offered to applicants starting a full-time MSc programme in the School of Chemistry in September 2020 on either the:

  • MSc Medicinal & Biological Chemistry
  • MSc Materials Chemistry

Applicants to the MSc Research programme will not be considered for this award.


The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit with candidates requiring the equivalent of a first-class honours degree or upper second-class honours degree from a recognised university or institution. Non-native English Language speakers must meet the University entry requirements of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.


Applications for this scholarship are no longer being accepted for 2020-2021 as the 1st of May deadline has now passed.

  Frequently Asked Questions

Selection Procedure

The School Scholarships Allocation Committee will meet in May 2020 to select the scholarship holders. The winners will be announced thereafter.