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Cardiff University

Vice-Chancellor's International Scholarship Postgraduate taught awards

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5000 GBP
United Kingdom
16 Jun 2024
Application deadline


Cardiff University can support you financially if you are admitted to one of its study programmes as an international student.

Cardiff University awards scholarships, bursaries, tuition fee reductions and discounts that help you cover existing tuition and living costs. 


Scholarship type

Merit and need based

Number of scholarships to award




Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction


Vice-Chancellor's International Scholarships offer funding awards to international students across undergraduate and postgraduate taught levels of study.

Applicable programmes


The scholarship offers a £5,000 amount, to help you with your studies


  • Students from Bangladesh, Jordan, Kenya, Lebanon, Nigeria and Pakistan when defined as being domiciled in one of these countries in your course application.
  • Students domiciled in China are not eligible for Postgraduate awards under this scheme. Domicile is defined as where you have been ordinarily resident for a three-year period or longer before the start of the course. 
  • Future requests for further funding will not be considered under this scheme.
  • Applicants who are in receipt of any other scholarship, bursary, funding or discount will not be eligible for this Scholarship.
  • The Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarship is available for full-time and Cardiff campus based programmes only.
  • You must be confirmed as an Overseas Student for fee paying purposes
  • The Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarship is only available to self-funded students.

Scholarship requirements




United Kingdom


41 nationalities

Study experience required





Application deadline

16 Jun 2024

International applicants from the following countries who apply before 16 June and are holding offers for selected postgraduate programmes will automatically be considered for the Vice-Chancellor's International Scholarship.

You will automatically be awarded the appropriate funding as long as you meet our eligibility criteria as set out in the terms and conditions.


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