Northumbria offers a number of scholarships to both UK/EU and International students, recent examples of these include:
Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship: 50 scholarships, worth £2,750 in fee discounts are available. Applicants have to submit a 1000-character answer to the question: ‘How will being awarded a Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship prepare you for the challenges of a constantly changing world?’
Santander University Scholarship: 20 scholarships, worth £2,000 are available for Northumbria undergraduate students who choose to continue their education with Northumbria on a selection of eligible programmes.
Agile Business Consortium Scholarship: Three scholarships – worth £1,000 – are awarded to chosen students who have been accepted on to a selection of Project Management-related courses. Students need to submit a 1,000-character response to the question: ‘The great debate: to be or not to be agile?’
Bar Course Scholarship: Five scholarships, providing a full waiver of the course fees, are open to students accepted onto the university’s Bar Course.
Legal Practice Fee Discount: Students who study either the Legal Practice Postgraduate Diploma (LPC) or the LLM in Legal Practice course are eligible for a £500 tuition fee discount.
Northumbria Global Scholarship: All self-funded international students who have enrolled on a full-time postgraduate taught or research course will be given a £2,000 discount on their course fees.
Postgraduate Sanctuary Scholarship: Three outstanding international students will be rewarded with a full waiver of their course fees and £1,000 per year towards living costs.
Fee discounts, bursaries and scholarships are subject to change. Full information on the eligibility criteria and how to apply can be found on the university’s website.
Course fees for students on Master’s and other postgraduate courses vary and depend on the type of course being studied and the study mode. Full information on exact course fees can be found on each individual course page on the university’s website.
The university offers an interest-free payment plan for UK/EU students whose tuition fees are not paid by a sponsor. It also offers a range of discount offers, including: an alumni discount of 20% on postgraduate tuition fees. Often scholarships and other fee discounts are announced throughout the year, so it’s worthwhile checking the university’s website for up-to-date information. The Government’s Postgraduate Loan is also available to eligible students on most master’s programmes.
The university also offers 100 funded PhD studentships, which not only cover all tuition fees but pay a salary to cover living costs. Full information on the types of studentship available and how to apply can be found on the university’s website.