Study

Scholarships

We offer a range of scholarships supported by the University and generous donors who share our pride in student achievement.

Important advice for international scholarship applicants for Schemes 1 - 7 only

  • Ensure you have firmly accepted your (conditional or unconditional) offer of study for a full-time taught post-graduate masters programme.
  • Read the guidelines carefully.
  • You can apply for your scholarship through the Bath Application Tracker.
  • Applications must be received by Thursday 1 June 2017 (12:00 noon GMT+1).
  • Decisions will be made by Wednesday 5 July 2017 (18:00 GMT+1).

Applications for Schemes 1 - 7 are opening soon.

Scheme 1: University of Bath International Scholarships Scheme (UoBISS)

Faculty of Engineering and Design, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Science | International | Taught Postgraduate Masters (MA, MSc MRes)

There are 75 scholarships worth up to £3,000 each in the University of Bath International Scholarships Scheme (UoBISS). These are for international fee-paying full-time taught post-graduate masters applicants from any country. This scheme includes stand-alone Masters of Research (MRes) programmes. 

Scheme 2: Faculty of Engineering and Design Elite MSc Scholarships 

Faculty of Engineering and Design | International | Taught Postgraduate Masters (MSc)

There are 20 Faculty of Engineering and Design Elite MSc Scholarships each worth £2,000 for international fee-paying full-time taught masters applicants from any country for MSc programmes in Engineering. 

Scheme 3: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences Graduate School Scholarships 

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences | International | Taught Postgraduate Masters (MA MSc MRes)

There are 20 Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences scholarships each worth £2,000 for international fee-paying full-time taught masters applicants from any country for masters programmes in Humanities and Social Sciences. This scheme includes stand-alone Masters of Research (MRes) programmes. 

Scheme 4: Faculty of Science: Graduate School Taught Scholarships

Faculty of Science | International | Taught Postgraduate Masters (MSc MRes)

There are 20 Faculty of Science scholarships each worth £3000 for full-time international fee-paying taught masters applicants from any country for masters programmes in the Faculty of Science. This scheme includes stand-alone Masters of Research (MRes) programmes. 

Scheme 5: The Frank Wallace Scholarship

Automotive Engineering | China | Taught Postgraduate Masters (MSc)

The Frank Wallace Scholarship is worth £2,500 and is open to an international fee-paying taught MSc applicant in the People’s Republic of China. It is only available for MSc Automotive Engineering. The scholarship is named after Professor Frank Wallace, a pioneer in diesel engine turbocharging research, and awarded on behalf of his family. 

Scheme 6: Sir Jack Cater Scholarship 

All subject areas | Hong Kong | Taught Postgraduate Masters (MA, MSc, MRes)

The Sir Jack Cater Scholarship is worth £3,000 and is only open to a full-time international fee-paying taught masters applicant who is a graduate of Hong Kong University, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) or Hong Kong Baptist University. This scheme includes stand-alone Masters of Research (MRes) programmes. School of Management candidates will be considered for Cater scholarships as part of their application to the School of Management scholarships and do not need to make a separate application. 

Scheme 7: Masters Scholarships for students in Latin America 

All subject areas | Latin America | Taught Postgraduate Masters (MA, MSc, MRes)

There are five Masters Scholarships each worth £5,000 for international fee-paying full-time taught masters applicants for any subject area. This scheme includes stand-alone Masters of Research (MRes) programmes. Students must be a graduate of a university in the network in one of the following countries: Argentina; Brazil; Chile; Colombia; Mexico; Peru, Puerto Rico; Uruguay. School of Management candidates will be considered for scholarships as part of their application to the School of Management scholarships and do not need to make a separate application. 

School of Management candidates

School of Management candidates will have a separate scholarship scheme. Queries for MSc should be addressed to msc-mn@bath.ac.uk and for MBA to mbaapps@management.bath.ac.uk.

International scholarship reception

Each year we hold a reception for our international scholarship winners. Find out more about the reception and see some images from the event.