Scholarships Merit-based
University of Portsmouth

Women in STEM Scholarship funded by the British Council

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Multiple disciplines
Various benefits
United Kingdom
24 Apr 2024
Application deadline


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

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


Scholarship type

Merit based

Number of scholarships to award



100% tuition fees

Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction


The Women in STEM Scholarship funded by the British Council is open to applicants from Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan.

Applicable programmes


This scholarship will cover the full cost of study 


  • MSc Advanced Manufacturing
  • MSc Mechanical Engineering 
  • MSc Engineering Management 

If you are from one of the countries below, you can be eligible for this award: 

  • Kazakhstan 
  • Uzbekistan

The scholarship is not available for students who have previously studied other courses at the University of Portsmouth or previously studied at degree level or higher in the UK or lived recently in the UK.

  • The scholarship is not available for ICP (International College Portsmouth) students.
  • Students must be active in the field with work experience or with a proven interest in the programme area you are applying for
  • Students must be willing to demonstrate future contribution to capacity-building and socio-economic advancement through the benefits achieved after graduating from UK higher education and returning to your home country
  • Students must demonstrate a plan and passion to engage other women and girls in STEM from your home country

Scholarship requirements


Multiple disciplines


United Kingdom


2 nationalities

Study experience required





Application deadline

24 Apr 2024

To be considered, applicants will also need to complete this form as part of their application, again before 25 April (for September entry). Applications will then be considered by the University's scholarship panel and the successful candidates will be contacted to confirm their status. 


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