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GREAT Scholarships


Durham University – GREAT Scholarships 2020 – Malaysia and Thailand

This year, in partnership with the British Council and the GREAT Britain Campaign, Durham University are offering two tuition fee scholarships worth £10,000 each to students in Malaysia and Thailand applying for eligible postgraduate taught courses for 2020.

This scholarship scheme is part of the “GREAT Scholarships 2020” campaign, which has been launched by the British Council together with 36 UK universities to support more students in China, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand and Turkey to access excellent UK higher education opportunities.

Eligibility

You can apply for a Durham University - GREAT Malaysia Scholarship if you:

  • are a national of Malaysia, hold a Malaysian passport and
  • classed as an overseas student for fee purposes, self-financing and
  • hold the equivalent of a first class honours degree and
  • hold an offer to start a full-time Masters degree in September 2020

You can apply for a Durham University - GREAT Thailand Scholarship if you:

  • are a national of Thailand, hold a Thai passport and
  • classed as an overseas student for fee purposes, self-financing and
  • hold the equivalent of a first class honours degree and
  • hold an offer to start a full-time Business or Science/ Maths/ Engineering programme (excluding MBA programmes) Masters degree in September 2020

Detail

Funding available

  • 1 x £10,000 tuition fee scholarship for students from Malaysia
  • 1 x £10,000 tuition fee scholarship for students from Thailand studying a full-time Business or Science/ Maths/ Engineering programme (excluding MBA programmes) Masters degree in September 2020

How to Apply

  • Once you have received an offer of study from Admissions, you can apply for the GREAT Scholarship.
  • Submit and online scholarship form.
  • Applicants are required to write a 600 word essay as part of the online form. For this essay, please write no more than 600 words on how this course will contribute to your future career, and why you should be awarded the GREAT scholarship.

Scholarships Applications accepted from

6th January 2020

Scholarship Applications deadline

24 April 2020

Closing date for applications The application closing date for these scholarships at Durham University is the 24 April 2020.

Contact

For further information or advice:

Email: Jasmine Bual (Regional Manager – South East Asia) at jasmine.k.bual@durham.ac.uk

The University of Durham makes every effort to ensure that the information published or contained on its website is accurate. However, the University cannot guarantee the information may not subsequently be altered owing to circumstances beyond the University’s reasonable control. Such circumstances include (but are not limited to) change in Government policy, or change of law. Whilst any changes will be incorporated into the University’s website any person wishing to clarify the details of a particular scholarship/s should contact the University at scholarships.advice@durham.ac.uk