The Manchester Alumni Scholarship Scheme

Type of award

Bursary

Managing department

School of Environment, Education and Development

Value

The Manchester Alumni Scholarship Scheme offers eligible applicants a £3,000 reduction on tuition fees.

Note: The bursary can only be used as a tuition fee discount and is not available as a maintenance stipend or one-off payment.

Specified use

£3,000 reduction on fees.

Tenable period

One year full-time or over two years part-time

Continuation of award

Continuation of the award is subject to satisfactory progress.

Number available

No fixed number

Funding provider

This award is internal.

School of Environment, Education and Development

Level(s) of study

This funding is available to students undertaking the following types of study:

  • Postgraduate taught

Allowed study options

This funding is available to students undertaking the following modes of study:

  • Full-time
  • Part-time

Subject restrictions

This funding is available to students undertaking study in:

  • Development Policy and Management
  • Education
  • Geography
  • Planning and Environmental Management

Academic requirements

1st class undergraduate degree from the University of Manchester

Nationality restrictions

This funding is available to all nationalities.

Other eligibility criteria

This award is available to existing postgraduate students.

The scholarship is available to applicants to a School of Environment, Education and Development master's course who:

  • are a University of Manchester graduate
  • have received a first-class honours degree
  • are applying within three years of receiving their degree
  • are an international, EU or home student who will study full-time, part-time or by distance learning
  • have accepted an offer of a place on a School of Environment, Education and Development master's course by the end of June in the year their course starts.

Application procedure

You do not need to apply for this scholarship separately. You will be automatically considered on the basis of your application for the course.

If you meet the eligibility criteria, you will be awarded the scholarship automatically, as long as you have accepted an offer of a place on a School of Environment, Education and Development master's course by the end of June in the year your course starts.

Any scholarship awarded will be applied as a reduction in the annual tuition fee for the course, rather than as a cash payment.

Closing date

30 Jun 2018

Applicants who obtain a 1st should email scholarship.seed@manchester.ac.uk to have their bursary confirmed

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