08 January 2014

Goldsmiths International Postgraduate Scholarship

Ruth, MSc Music, Mind & Brain student

 "Goldsmiths offered the perfect combination for me: a chance to experience life in London while gaining a degree in a discipline I’m passionate about, supervised some of the best researchers in the field. Another reason I chose to attend Goldsmiths was the International Postgraduate Scholarship I was offered. When applying for funding, the lack of postgraduate scholarships for international students surprised me, but I discovered
that Goldsmiths offered a number of international scholarships. My postgraduate bursary has helped make my experience at Goldsmiths possible, and I was honoured to have received the award."
Find out more about the MSc Music, Mind & Brain.
There are up to 15 scholarships available to prospective international students studying for a full-time taught Masters programme. The scholarship provides a £5,000 fee waiver and is tenable for one year only.
To be eligible to apply you must have applied for a place on a full-time postgraduate taught degree, have an international fee liability and are self-financing to some extent. You will also need to demonstrate academic excellence and/or significant achievement in your chosen field of study.

Please note that students who have already started their Masters course are not eligible to apply for this scholarship.

How to apply

The scholarship application form for 2014 entry will be available online soon.
Please note that your application form for a scholarship is processed separately from your application form for admission. You must therefore ensure that you provide copies of all relevant transcripts and certificates with the application.
Deadline
We encourage to apply as soon as possible. Applications must reach us by 1 April.
Applicants must have also applied for admission on their chosen course by this date.
Selection criteria
All applications will be assessed on academic merit only – financial circumstances will not be taken into account.
Further Information
If you have any queries regarding these scholarships, you can email international-office@gold.ac.uk.

Please note that scholarship and funding schemes are subject to availability of funds, and the details given here are subject to change at any time. Potential applicants are therefore urged to check this information regularly to ensure that they are aware of available schemes, current procedures and deadlines.


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