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Newcastle University Scholarships for Nigerian Students 2016/2017 – UK

Application Deadline: 30th June 2016 | Offered annually? Yes

Scholarship Name: Newcastle University Nigeria Scholarships

Brief description: Masters Scholarship for Nigerian Students to study at Newcastle University, UK for 2016/2017 academic year

Accepted Subject Areas?

  • Newcastle University Law School
  • Newcastle University Business School (NUBS)
  • Faculty of Science, Agriculture and Engineering (SAgE)
  • Faculty of Medical Sciences Faculty (FMS)

About Scholarship

Newcastle University is delighted to announce 3 Newcastle University Nigeria Scholarship (NU Nigeria Scholarship) awards.  These are available for high achieving Nigerian students applying for entry onto postgraduate Master’s degree programmes, commencing in September 2016.  Each scholarship will have a value of £5,000, payable towards the first year of tuition fees.

Scholarship Offered Since: Not Specified

Selection Criteria

Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of best qualified students and content of personal statement – in consultation with Head of International Recruitment and faculty representatives.


You could be eligible to apply for a NU Nigeria Scholarship if:

  • You have been offered a place on any postgraduate Master’s degree programme
  •  You will be studying at the Newcastle city campus.
  • You are a Nigerian national and have been assessed as International/overseas for fees purposes.
  • You have an Upper Second Class Degree or higher from a recognised Nigerian University and satisfy all other requirements
  • You intend to register to start your studies during the 2016-17 academic year
  • You are a self-funded student and not in receipt of other University or external awards

Number of Scholarships: Three (3)

Value of Scholarship: Each scholarship will have a value of £5,000, payable towards the first year of tuition fees.

Duration of Scholarship: Onetime financial to support postgraduate programme

Eligible African Countries: Nigeria

To be taken at (country): Newcastle University UK

How to Apply

Visit the Scholarship Webpage for details

Sponsors: Newcastle University

Important Notes: Country managers will award on the basis of best qualified students and content of personal statement. Please note that NU Nigeria Scholarship applications cannot be considered for candidates unless they have already applied for and been offered a place to study at the University.

  1. ola sophia says

    needs detailed information.

  2. Chijioke Okolo says

    Ola Sophia, could you please indicate what you want more detailed information on?


    How do one go about this information?is ones
    document supposed to be scanned and submitted?

  4. betty says

    Am very new at dis ,please i need asistance on masters degree…..

  5. Ikuetemi Madoc says

    need demystification, information nt coherent.

    1. temisa mamuyovwi says

      i need information on how to apply

  6. Ikuetemi madoc esq says

    What are the intricases involved this whole thing is getting complication,i am a law student in need of a scholarship,[email protected]

  7. victoria orok says

    i need a detailed information because the form i downloaded can’t tick the appropriate box. thank, [email protected]

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