2017 Oxford-Swire Graduate Scholarships for International Students in UK

2017 Oxford-Swire Graduate Scholarships for International Students in UK

Oxford University is inviting application for Oxford-Swire Graduate Scholarships for International Students. Applicants should be applying to start a new graduate course at Oxford’s Faculty of History. The scholarship covers course fees, college fees and a grant for living costs for full-time students of at least £14,296 (students on part-time courses will receive a study support grant instead).. Decisions are expected to be made around April 2017.

Field(s): Scholarships are provided within the Faculty of History at Oxford University, UK.

Deadline:  20 January 2017

Funded By: Oxford University, UK

Beneficiaries(Target Groups): Scholarship is targeted for International Students

Benefits(Value/ Inclusions):

Award No: 2 scholarships are offered.

Scholarship Duration: Oxford-Swire Graduate Scholarships are offered for Period of fee liability.

Scholarship covers: The scholarship covers course fees, college fees and a grant for living costs for full-time students of at least £14,296 (students on part-time courses will receive a study support grant instead).

Description

‣ The Oxford-Swire Graduate Scholarships have been established through a groundbreaking new matched funding initiative to enable the creation of fully-funded scholarships for graduate students of the highest calibre from across the world.

‣ Two full scholarships are available for applicants to full- or part-time master’s and DPhil courses in the Faculty of History, within the range accepted by University College. To check whether the course you are planning to apply for is accepted by University College, please review the relevant course page.

‣ Scholarships are awarded to applicants who have demonstrated excellent academic ability, who will contribute to the University’s groundbreaking research, and who will go on to contribute to the world as leaders in their field, pushing the frontiers of knowledge.

‣ The University contributes 40% of the funds for these scholarships, together with 60% from generous donations provided by numerous supporters of the University and its colleges.

Eligibility

 

To apply for Oxford-Swire Graduate Scholarships, candidates should meet the following criteria:

‣ Applicants should be applying to start a new graduate course at Oxford’s Faculty of History.

‣ Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic merit.

‣ Please ensure that you meet the selection criteria for your course (see the Coursespage for more information).

‣ This scholarship is not open to candidates applying for part-time courses or to applications from candidates who hold deferred offers to start in 2017-18.

‣ If your scholarship is offered for a course lasting more than one year, the continuation of your scholarship each year is subject to an annual renewal process based upon satisfactory academic progress.

‣ The scholarship is only tenable at University College.

‣ All eligible applicants will be considered for this scholarship, regardless of which college (if any) you state as your preference on the graduate application form.

‣ However, successful applicants will be transferred to University College in order to take up the scholarship.

Selection criteria for Oxford-Swire Graduate Scholarships

‣ Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic merit.

Notification:

‣ Decisions are expected to be made around April 2017.

Scholarship Application Method

‣ There is no separate application process for this scholarship: in order to be considered, you must submit your application for graduate study by the relevant January deadline for your course (20 January 2017).

‣ If you do not apply by the deadline, you will not be considered for this scholarship.
‣ To be eligible for consideration for this scholarship, applicants must be successful in being offered a place on their course after consideration of applications received by the relevant January deadline for the course.

‣ Course applications which are held over after the January deadline to be re-evaluated against applications received by the March deadline or course applications which have been put on a waiting list are not eligible for scholarship consideration.

‣ Scholarship Applications are due on 20 January 2017.

‣ Application forms and guidelines can be download from the official website

‣ It is important to read the application procedure, and visit the official websites (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

For more Information about Oxford-Swire Graduate Scholarships

2 Comments

  1. Mohamud Isak Ali

    September 22, 2016 at 12:32 PM

    I graduated foculty of health sceince department for nursing in 2016.I would-like-to-apply-in-these-masters-program. plz contact me, my gmail thankx. mudhi.143@gmail.com

  2. Hodo Hassan

    October 2, 2016 at 9:58 AM

    i am science student graduated high school and iike to get scholarship contect me gmail.hodoabdilahi20@gmail.com

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