Scholarships Merit-based
University of St Andrews

St Andrews - GREAT Scholarship

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20000 GBP
United Kingdom
Not specified
Application deadline


The University of St Andrews offers a number of scholarships and support packages to undergraduate and postgraduate students each year, and there may also be other funding options available.


Scholarship type

Merit based

Number of scholarships to award



Up to £20,000

Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction


This exciting scholarship opportunity is open to citizens of Ghana, Greece, India, Malaysia, Mexico and Thailand. The scheme awards students who aspire to become influential leaders in their future careers, have wide ranging interests outside their studies and have a desire to broaden their personal and academic experience at the University of St Andrews.

Applicable programmes


Awards of £10,000 and £20,000 are available for full time postgraduate taught Masters programmes (MSc, MRes or MLitt) across all subject areas. Some awards have country and subject-specific criteria; see below for full details.



  • You must have applied for a taught postgraduate Masters course: MLitt, MRes, MSc.
  • Non-Masters postgraduate programmes, including the Graduate Diploma, are not eligible courses for this scholarship. Online, distance learning or courses delivered at a Scottish university campus overseas are not eligible for the scholarship.

Scholarship requirements




United Kingdom


6 nationalities

Study experience required





Application deadline

Not specified

This scholarship is available through the British Council GREAT Scholarship application in the Scholarships and Funding catalogue, in the Scholarships and Funding section of My Application.

After you have applied to a postgraduate taught Masters programme for the 2024-2025 academic year, you must allow 2 working days for processing and issue of your log in details before you can apply for this scholarship.


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