Apply For 2016 Birkbeck University International Merit Scholarship For Students To Study UK

Apply For 2016 Birkbeck University International Merit Scholarship For Students To Study UK

Birkbeck University of London calls for applications for International Merit Scholarship for students of Thailand, Vietnam and India. These scholarships are available for pursuing one-year taught master’s degrees in September 2016.

Birkbeck, University of London is a public research university located in Bloomsbury, London, United Kingdom, which specialises in evening higher education, and a constituent college of the federal University of London. For most master’s degrees, university requires the equivalent of a UK Bachelor’s degree (class 2.1 or 2.2 with honours). Scholarships are available for pursuing one-year taught master’s programme.

Worth of Award: Scholarship has a value of £4,000 paid as a contribution towards tuition fees

 

Eligibility
Thailand: applicants must be Thai citizens and achieve a minimum final GPA of 2.8 in their bachelor’s degree from a recognised Thai university. To be eligible, applicants should secure an offer (conditional or unconditional) to study on a Master’s Degree programme from Birkbeck, University of London by 24th May 2016.
Vietnam: applicants must be Vietnamese citizens and achieve a minimum final grade of 7.0 (GPA 2.8) in their Bachelor’s degree (Bang Tot Nghiep Dai Hoc) from a recognised Vietnamese university. To be eligible, applicants should secure an offer (conditional or unconditional) to study on a master’s degree programme from Birkbeck, University of London by 24th May 2016.
India: applicants must be Indian citizens with a bachelor’s degree from a recognised Indian university with a final grade of 70% or higher (applicants from top universities in India may apply with a final grade of less than 70%). To be eligible, applicants should secure an offer (conditional or unconditional) to study on a Master’s Degree programme from Birkbeck, University of London by 15th June 2016.

How to Apply

  • College Admission Requirement: Students accepted onto one-year taught master’s degrees at Birkbeck, University of London, starting in September 2016 are eligible to apply.
  • Entrance Requirement: For most master’s degrees, university requires the equivalent of a UK bachelor’s degree (class 2.1 or 2.2 with honours).
  • English Language Requirement:
    IELTS 6.5 (with 6.0 in each of the sub tests): Please note we only accept the Academic, not the General Test.
    Trinity College London – Integrated Skills in English: the minimum score required will be ISE II (equivalent to IELTS 5.5); however, admissions tutors may ask for a higher score depending on the course entry requirements – for example ISE III (equivalent to IELTS 7.0).
  • Supporting Material: Once a student has received an offer from Birkbeck, the student must submit an essay of no more than 500 words to international-office-at-bbk.ac.uk. The essay should detail why the applicant is the ideal candidate to receive the International Merit Scholarship. Recipients will be chosen based on a combination of academic merit and financial need.
  •  Applications must be submitted by e-mail.

Deadline: The application deadline for Thailand and Vietnam is 24th May 2016 and for India is 15th June 2016.

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4 Comments

  1. mohamed

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