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University of Plymouth - Vice Chancellor’s International Student Scholarship

General information on this scholarship

University of Plymouth
Vice Chancellor’s International Student Scholarship

General Description

Recipients of the Vice Chancellor’s International Student Scholarship will be those enrolled in a Postgraduate programme of any discipline. Each academic year 3 candidates will be chosen for the award. The award is a purse of £5,000 to go towards the financing of studies in the programme in the academic year of the award. In addition to submitting an application form for the scholarship, students must also submit a copy of the offer letter they received from the University of Plymouth. A copy of your transcript from the University where you did your Undergraduate studies is also required, but where the official transcript is not yet ready, a copy of the most recent provisional results will be accepted. You must also provide a reference letter separate from the one used to apply to the institution.


It is imperative that you are a student from overseas or have provisional classification as an international student. Having a first class UK honours is also required. You must have received an offer to study at the University of Plymouth. You must not be a beneficiary of any government or private funding. Ensure that you submit copied or original documents as they are asked for in the specifications on the application form.

Application deadlines

The following deadlines apply: