International Excellence and Merit Scholarships

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The International Development Office is offering a number of International Excellence and Merit scholarships worth up to £6000 for students from India.

 You can apply for the International Excellence or Merit Scholarships if you:

  • are a national of (or permanently domiciled in) India
  • are classed as an overseas student for fee purpose
  • are enrolling on an undergraduate or postgraduate course at Swansea University for the first time in September 2016 OR have already submitted your application and hold an offer to study at Swansea University in September 2016

International Excellence Scholarships

 Students with a history of academic and personal excellence are invited to apply for our International Excellence Scholarships

  • Worth up to £6000* for Undergraduate study 
  • Worth up to £4000 for Postgraduate study

* Undergraduate International Excellence Scholarships are available for the first year of any Undergraduate degree programme with up to £4000 being awarded. Scholarship holders progressing to Year 2, will be eligible for a £2000 award dependent on academic results of Year 1 of 65% and above.

Please note that students applying for MPhil or PhD are not eligible to apply for the PG Excellence Scholarships and students progressing from ICWS and students currently studying at Swansea are not eligible to apply for this scholarship. 

International Merit Scholarships

We are looking for enthusiastic students with ambition. Worth £2000 these Undergraduate and Postgraduate Merit scholarships are a mark of the potential we see in you for your time at Swansea University and awarded in your first year of study. 

All Undergraduate and Postgraduate applicants must be enrolling on an eligible course at Swansea University for the first time in September 2016

Please note that students applying for MPhil or PhD are not eligible to apply for the PG Merit Scholarships and students progressing from ICWS and students currently studying at Swansea are not eligible to apply for this scholarship. 

Apply for International Scholarships

Before applying for a scholarship, we advise all students to download and read our

Apply for a Scholarship

Please state clearly which scholarship you would like to apply for, the IDO will only accept one application per student. Any duplicate submissions will not be considered and may  delay your scholarship application process. 

Download and complete International Excellence and Merit Scholarship 2016 application form.

Application will close on 31st July 2016

  • Please ensure the email you enter is one which you check regularly as we will use this for correspondence.
  • Enter your student ID number (6 digit number) – this is required!  Your application will be immediately declined and returned to you until you have received an ID number by applying for a course.

By applying for our scholarships you have agreed to the terms and conditions of our scholarships.

If you would like some guidance or if you have any questions about our scholarships, please contact Swansea University International Development Office: ido@swansea.ac.uk 

Please note that students progressing from ICWS and students currently studying at Swansea are not eligible to apply for this scholarship.