For international students who decide to step up on their educational journey will get the chance to pursue their studies in the United Kingdom at the University of Leicester at a Ph.D. course level. The Midlands4Cities Scholarship opens a scholarship that will be benefiting international students who wish to pursue their doctoral degrees for the academic year of 2022-2023.
Scholarship Provider: University of Leicester
Scholarship Course Level: PhD
Country of Scholarship: United Kingdom
About the provider:
The University of Leicester wants to improve the quality of its education by offering more opportunities to every student every academic year. They have included international students who wish to take part and contribute on the journey for education that will bring success to every student’s career path. Established in 1921, the university still maintains its quality by providing excellent and support programs that will give benefits to every student’s career. The university is well committed to creating and building futures for every student’s chosen courses.
Scholarship Eligible Country:
- United States of America
- Middle East Countries
- and so on
Eligible Courses for Ph.D. Degree:
- Ancient HIstory
- History of Arts and Films
- Modern Language
- Museum Studies
Criteria for Eligibility:
All international students who wish to be eligible for the scholarship must meet the requirements or criteria given by the university. Every student can also apply depending on the basis of their equivalent professional experience on a master’s qualification.
- For a full-time studentship, the currently p.a amounting to £4,500 must be rendered in payment approval fees.
- The students must have maintained their stipend or maintenance grant.
- Research Development Fund
- Engagement Fund
- Holder of Collaborative Doctoral Awards
Scholarship Application Process:
The international students in the Ph.D. degree must be enrolled in the eligible courses for the scholarship and must look for a supervisor to complete the application for the Midlands4Cities Scholarship. The application for the scholarship can be accessed in an online portal provided by the university.
The students who wish to be admitted to the University of Leicester must be holding a Masters’s degree. A language requirement will be required by the university, as every course will be in the English language.
Deserving students in the UK who will be receiving the scholarship will be awarded a stipend for the UK Research and Innovation and tuition fees. The international students who will be the recipient of the scholarship will receive a tuition fee and a stipend that will support their living expenses while studying at the university.
The scholarship awards will have different benefits for international and UK students. The university will be announcing the recipient once it was finalized by the scholarship committee and the number of awards will be depending on the university’s decision.
The deadline for the scholarship is until January 12, 2022. The scholarship will be offered annually.