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International Undergraduate Merit Scholarships (IUMS) at Newcastle University 2016

Application Deadline: 30 April 2016 | Offered annually? Yes

Eligible Countries: international students

To be taken at (country): Newcastle University UK

Brief description: The International Undergraduate Merit Scholarships (Iums) awards, offered by Newcastle University, UK, is open to prospective international undergraduate students commencing their studies in September 2016

Eligible Field of Study: Medical Sciences and Humanities and Social Sciences Faculties for the Science, Agriculture and Engineering

About Scholarship

Newcastle University offers a large number of partial scholarship awards each year to assist international undergraduate students with good qualifications study for a degree. IUMS is intended for international students who study for their first degree at Newcastle University. This partial scholarship has a value of £1,500 for the first year of study. Eligible applicants will be considered based on the information given on their UCAS application form.

Scholarship Offered Since: not specified

Scholarship Type: first year of undergraduate study


International students must have:

  • applied through UCAS by 30 April and been offered a place to study on one of our degree programmes for 2016/17 entry,
  • been assessed as overseas for fees purposes,
  • already achieved or will achieve an agreed level of academic performance in their pre-university qualifications,
  • already accepted or will accept Newcastle University as their first choice university.

Selection Criteria

To be considered for awards, applicants must apply through UCAS by 30 April to study as undergraduates at the University and must have been offered a place to study on their chosen degree programme.

The University awards scholarships on the basis of academic merit and other information on the UCAS form.

Number of Scholarships: not specified

Value of Scholarship: Each £1,500 award is available for the first year of study only and will be credited to the student’s fee account to reduce the overall cost of tuition fees.

Duration of Scholarship: first year of undergraduate study

Deadline: 30 April 2016

How to Apply

Visit Scholarship Webpage for details

Scholarship Provider: Newcastle University, UK