Business School Masters Excellence Scholarships (UK applicants)

How to apply

You will be automatically considered for a Business School Masters Excellence Scholarship when we review your application for your Masters course*. You are not required to make a separate scholarship application. 

We allocate scholarships throughout the application cycle in line with our staged admissions.  

*Applications for 2023 entry to our Masters courses will open in early October.

Full eligibility criteria 

Scholarships will be awarded to particularly deserving applicants to Business Masters programmes in 2023/24: These awards are open to all UK applicants. 

To be considered for the scholarship you must: 

  • Be classified as an UK student for fee purposes 

  • Have applied for an eligible Business Masters programme for 2023/2024* 

  • Be a self-funding student 

  • Demonstrate an excellent academic track record, and be predicted to achieve or have achieved a Bachelor degree with a 2:1 (hons) or equivalent 

  • Show excellent professional and personal skills evidenced through work experience and/or extracurricular activities 

  • Demonstrate the potential to contribute to the social and cultural diversity of our Masters programmes and student community. 

When will I find out? 

Those who apply within stage 1, 2 or 3 and are successful in being awarded a Masters Excellence Scholarship (UK) will be notified within two weeks of the 'decision by' deadline for stage 3 (by Friday 02 June 2023). 

Applicants who apply within application stages 4 and 5 will be notified if they have been awarded an Excellence Scholarship within two weeks of the 'decision by' deadline for that stage. 

The application and 'decision by' deadlines can be found on our How to Apply page. Successful applicants must accept their scholarship within two weeks of receiving the scholarship offer.

*Excludes MSc Sustainable Business Leadership (online). Applicants to this course are not eligible for the International Excellence Scholarship scheme.