Key Information

The College of Science has a number of £2000 scholarships available to new non-UK/EU students for September 2020 entry. The closing date is 31 July 2020. To be eligible to apply for a Science International Scholarship:

  • Applicants must have applied for one of the courses listed below
  • Applicants must be from one of the countries listed on the application form

BSc, MChem, MEng, MSci, MMath and MPhys programmes in the following subject areas are eligible:

The following postgraduate programmes are eligible:

Eligibility, Terms and Conditions

Postgraduate courses: Applicants should hold a minimum of a 2.1 degree (or equivalent)

Applicants should have already applied formally to the University for a place on one of College's undergraduate/postgraduate programmes.  Information regarding the application procedure can be found on the Admissions Office website

Please note that applicants progressing from The College are not eligible to apply for a College of Science International Scholarship

Applicants must enrol on one of the above courses for the first time in September 2020

Candidates who are in receipt of a Swansea University Thrive Bursary are not eligible to apply for this scholarship

Candidates who are in receipt of a fully-funded scholarship are not eligible to apply for this scholarship

Applicants must enrol on one of the above courses for the first time in September 2020; successful applicants must confirm acceptance of their scholarship, accept an offer of a place on a course and pay their £2000 deposit

Scholarship holders are expected to cooperate with the College's recruitment activities

If it is deemed necessary for a scholarship holder to suspend their studies, the scholarship will be held and carried forward to the year of resumption of studies and the candidate will be expected to pay their personal contribution on a pro-rata basis

If in view of the Head of College a scholarship holder's progress is deemed to be unsatisfactory, the scholarship may be withdrawn.  A scholarship may also be withdrawn on grounds of failure to comply with any of the conditions attached to the award. The candidate may be required to repay to the College any award which has been made, either in whole or in part, as determined by the College.  If the scholar feels that such a withdrawal is unjustified, s/he may appeal in writing to the Head of College within 15 working days of the date of notification.

The College of Science reserves the right to make, amend, withdraw, suspend or cancel without notice these and such other Regulations as may be in force from time to time and such decisions shall be final.

Candidates from the following countries are excluded from applying for a Swansea Science International Scholarship as they will automatically be given a £3000 Thrive Bursary (subject to terms and conditions specified in their offer letter from the Admissions Office):




Hong Kong










Each scholarship is to be offset against international tuition fees

The value of the scholarship is up to £2000

Applicants can also apply for an International Excellence Scholarship (£4000) or an International Merit Scholarship (£2000)

How to Apply

Download and complete the College of Science International Scholarship Application Form

Please return your completed application form to by 31 July 2020