International students who wish to pursue their master’s studies in the United Kingdom and are looking for scholarship opportunities might want to turn to University College London. This year, the Institute of Education (IOE) of the University College London is offering IOE Centenary Masters scholarships 2019. Non-UK as well as non-EU students are all welcome and encouraged to apply if they have no means to fund their studies.
The Institute of Education of University College London is a world-leading research centre for teaching and research in education and social sciences. It was ranked number one for education worldwide five years in a row (2014 – 2018) by QS World University Rankings. Furthermore, the IOE also received the Queen’s Anniversary Prize award in 2015. The research conducted at IOE addresses society’s most important challenges. Their teaching inspires their students by providing them with the best first-hand experience of cutting-edge research as well as knowledge creation. The institute also plays a significant international role in which it contributes to global academic as well as policy-related networks and arenas developing the fields of education and social science.
If you are an overseas students interested in applying for a taught master’s programs at the Institute of Education, then you might want to consider applying for the IOE Centenary Masters scholarships 2019. The IOE is collaborating with International Students House (also shortened as ISH) to form the IOE-ISH Centenary taught masters scholarship program. This call aims to help overseas (non-UK/EU) students to pursue their master’s degree in the UK. Entry for the 2019-20 academic year is now open.
ISH is responsible for providing accommodation for a year while the IOE will cover students’ tuition costs. Kindly note that this program does not cover subsistence in London, travel or any other expenses. Furthermore, this award is only tenable for one academic year only and it will be subject to satisfactory progress.
In order to be eligible for this call, you must:
- Be residents and citizens of a low or middle income country with a GNI not higher than $ 8000/capita (as per the World Bank GNI per capita category tables)
- Have attained an offer to study a full time master’s taught course in London at the Institute of Education at the University College London (commencement date is October 2019)
- Not have lived or studied in the UK before
Kindly note that this call is not meant to help online courses.
Before applying for the IOE Centenary Masters scholarships 2019, know that if you do not hold an offer at the time of the scholarship application then you will not be considered for the award.
All eligible offer holders will receive a notification email in which it contains details of how to apply for the scholarship.
If you have obtained an offer to study a master’s program at the IOE in October 2019 and you haven’t yet received this email, but you are from an eligible country, then please contact [email protected] with details of your name, your student ID number and the name of your master’s program.
The deadline to apply for this call is on Friday, April 5, 2019 (23:59 London time).