University of Aberdeen Alumni Discount Scheme
The University of Aberdeen is very pleased to offer a 20% discount on postgraduate tuition fees for all alumni who have graduated with a degree from the University of Aberdeen. The Alumni Discount Scheme applies to both home and overseas students, and applies to the self-funding element of the postgraduate tuition fee. This is the element of tuition fee which you are paying yourself and does not cover the element of tuition fee which is covered by a scholarship, funding body, your employer, a company, or any another source of funding. The Alumni Discount applies only to the tuition fee element and does not apply to any other costs such as additional programme costs or research costs.
Science and Engineering Distinction and Merit Scholarships
Distinction Scholarships (£5,000 each) - for applicants that have achieved the equivalent of a 1st class UK Honours degree and have written a personal statement which demonstrates a passion for the subject and a relevant background (for example work experience). Merit Scholarships (£2,000 each) - for applicants that have achieved the equivalent of an upper second class UK Honours degree and have written a personal statement which demonstrates a passion for the subject and a relevant background (for example work experience).Eligible Programmes:MSc Geographical Information Systems MSc Oil and Gas Chemistry MSc Information Systems and Data Management MSc Information Technology MSc Oil and Gas Computing MSc Geophysics MSc Oil and Gas Enterprise Management MSc Renewable Energy Engineering - Only self-funded applicants are eligible - If you are eligible to apply, please download the scholarship application form and submit it alongside your programme application - For Sept 2015 entry, the first closing date for the scholarship will be 1st March 2015. If funding remains, the next closing date will be 1 May and then 1st July 2015 - All relevant transcripts and other information requested as part of any offer have to be received by the University prior to any decision being made - If unsuccessful for a distinction scholarship, candidates will be automatically considered for a merit scholarship. There will be no need to complete a second one page application form--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Value of Scholarship(s)
2000 - 5000
Distinction and Merit scholarships available for a selection of MSc programmes to students from a specificed list of International Countries. Visit your relevant country pages here to find out if you are eligible - http://www.abdn.ac.uk/study/international/inmycountry/index.php Distinction Scholarships - for applicants that have achieved a UK equivalent of a 1st class honours degree and have written a personal statement which demonstrates good experience and a passion for the subject. Merit Scholarships – for applicants that have achieved a UK equivalent of an upper second class honours degree and have written a personal statement which demonstrates good experience and a passion for the subject.
Download application form from our funding database or on your relevant In My Country pages.
The University of Aberdeen and Santander Universities are offering scholarships for students from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia and Uruguay starting their studies in September 2015.
Value of Scholarship(s)
To be eligible you must have received an offer to study one of the following programmes at the University of Aberdeen prior to the funding deadline (noted below) and be considered as overseas students for tuition fee purposes - MSc Environmental Partnership Management, MSc Data Analysis, Visualisation and Communication, MSc Renewable Energy Engineering. Eligible countries Argentina Brazil Chile Colombia Uruguay
There is no separate application process. All eligible applicants will be put forward for the funding. Those who are successful will be notified by the end of June 2015.