UCL (University College London) Scholarships for Overseas Students

UCL is a multidisciplinary university with an international reputation for the quality of its research and teaching across the academic spectrum, with subjects spanning the sciences, arts, social sciences and biomedicine. in 2009, UCL obtained ranked fourth as the world’s best universities according to the QS World University Ranking.

Basic TOEFL/IELTS requirements

IELTS 6.5 – 7.5
TOEFL (PB) 580-630
TOEFL (CB) 237-267
TOEFL (IB) 92-109
Depending on subject

Scholarships for UCL Students:

Abbey “1 UCL” Excellence/Endeavour Awards . 10 available @ GBP 1,000
The Abbey “1 UCL” Excellence/Endeavour Awards, funded by Abbey, aim to foster the notion of UCL as a community, and to highlight, celebrate and reward outstanding achievement or endeavour by current UCL students in a non-academic field.

Cochlear Graeme Clark Scholarship . 5 available @ EUR 6,000
The Graeme Clark Scholarship is a unique award open to Nucleus cochlear implant recipients around the world.

Frederick Bonnart-Braunthal Scholarships . 2 available @ GBP 12,000
For students who plan to explore the nature of religious, racial and cultural prejudices and to find ways of combating them.
Applicants must be

Prospective M.Phil./PhD students from any country,
Admitted for full-time MPhil/PhD research in any department of UCL,
Intending to pursue research relevant to the aim of the scholarship.

Gay Clifford Fees Awards for Outstanding Women Students . 4 available @ GBP 2,500
Available to female Master’s degree students from any country intending to undertake full-time studies at UCL’s Faculties of Arts & Humanities and Social & Historical Sciences.

Graduate Research Scholarships for Cross Disciplinary Training (One-Year) . 4 available @ GBP 14,988
For full-time UCL MPhil/PhD and EngD students from any country wishing to spend an additional year of their MPhil/PhD or EngD in another UCL department acquiring research skills and knowledge from a different discipline, which can be applied in their normal area of research. Training should be of one year’s duration to permit sustained exposure to the new discipline.
Applicants must be

Admitted to or currently registered at UCL for full-time MPhil/PhD or EngD research, and
in receipt of three years funding for their normal MPhil/PhD or EngD programme.

Where the student is in receipt of a scholarship or funding e.g. from a Research Council, written permission for the arrangement must be sought from the relevant body.

Harold & Olga Fox Undergraduate Scholarships in the Department of Biology . 1 available @ GBP 5,000

The Harold and Olga Fox Scholarship fund has been set up thanks to a recent bequest from the estate of Professor Harold Fox to Biological Sciences students. We award one Scholarship per year to overseas (full fee-paying) students applying for the BSc degree programme in Biology, Environmental Biology, Genetics, Human Genetics or Zoology.

The Harold and Olga Fox Scholarship fund has been set up thanks to a recent bequest from the estate of Professor Harold Fox to Biological Sciences students. We are offering three Scholarships to UK/EU undergraduate students joining the degree programmes of Biology, Environmental Biology, Genetics, Human Genetics or Zoology.

UCL Faculty Undergraduate Scholarships for Excellence . 18 available @ GBP 3,000

for the academically most outstanding first- and second-year undergraduate student at each of the eight UCL Faculties, as well as the School of Slavonic and East European Studies.

UCL Global Excellence Scholarship . 16 available @ GBP 5,000
Academically most outstanding undergraduate and graduate students joining UCL. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic excellence, achievement and potential.

UCL Graduate Research Scholarships . 15 available @ GBP 14,988
UCL Graduate Research Scholarships aim to attract high-quality students to undertake research at UCL.

UCL Overseas Research Scholarships . 40 available @ GBP 3,300
Aim to attract high-quality international students to UCL to undertake research.
Applicants must be

Admitted to or currently registered at UCL for full- or part-time MPhil/PhD or EngD research, and
Liable to pay tuition fees as the overseas rate (overseas fees status), and
Holding or expecting to achieve at least a UK 2.1 Honours undergraduate degree or equivalent qualification.

UCL UPC Progression Scholarship . 2 available @ GBP 5,000
The UCL UPC Progression Scholarships aims to encourage UPCSE (University Preparatory Certificate for Science and Engineering) and UPCH (University Preparatory Certificate for Humanities and Social Sciences) students to continue to undergraduate study at UCL, and recruit new students into UCL’s UPCSE and UPCH programmes

UCL (University College London)

UCL is a multidisciplinary university with an international reputation for the quality of its research and teaching across the academic spectrum, with subjects spanning the sciences, arts, social sciences and biomedicine. In the 2008 Research Assessment Exercise (RAE) UCL was rated the best research university in London, and third in the UK overall. It confirmed UCL multidisciplinary research strength with outstanding results achieved across the subjects, ranging from Biomedicine, Science and Engineering, and the Built Environment to Laws, Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities.

The university is located on a compact site in the very heart of London and is surrounded by the greatest concentration of libraries, museums, archives, cultural institutions and professional bodies in Europe.

Country:
United Kingdom

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Website:
www.ucl.ac.uk