University of Sheffield Merit Postgraduate Scholarships for Developing Countries 2018



International Merit Postgraduate Scholarship 2018


Our Merit Posgraduate Scholarships are worth 50% of the annual postgraduate tution fee key dates


  • A link to be online scholarship application will be sent by email to all eligible offers holders for februariy onwoards.
  • You must heve received on offer by 15 june 2018.
  • You must have accepted your offer from the university of sheffield by firday 22 june 2018.
  • The deadline for scholarsip applications is 16:00 (UK time) on Firday 22 june 2018.
  • Scholarship result will be announced by 16:00 (UK time) on Firday 27 july 2018.


Selection Criteria and How do I Know if I'm eligile for the scholarship?

The Master Scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic merit.
To be eligible for the merit Postgraduate Scholarships:


  • Aplicants must have applied for and been offered a study place at the university of sheffield to be eligible to apply for the scholarship .
  • Aplicants must apply for a study place by Firday 15 june 2018. for etry in September 2018 to be eligible to apply for the scholarship.
  • The scholarship application is a separate online process to applying for the course. A link to the online scholarship appliation will be sent by email to all eligible students from february onwards.
  • The cholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit and the supporting statement. the final decions will be made by an academic panel.
  • The scholarship can be awarded in conjunction with other University of Sheffield scholarships as long as the individual does not become fully funded, for tution fee purposes, as a result of the sum of these awards.
  • The scholarship will take the from a tutio fee reduction only..
  • The scholarship will take the form of a tuition fee purposes.
  • You must be self-funding and classifield as overseas for tuition fee purposes.
  • The scholarship will notbe awarded where partial funding is aplicable from a axternal body and there is an agreement already in place between the externalbody and the University of Shefield to offer a tuition fee discount to the student.
  • The scholarships are for full-time and part-time students only. Students studying online or via distance learning are not eligible for the scholaships.
  • Part-time students will recieve the full value of a one yearof scholarship split pro rata over the duration of an equivalent single full-time aademic year.
  • These acholarship exclude postgraduate courses in Clinical Dentistry.
  • Overseas student registered on partnership programmes wil only be eligiblefor a proportionate amount of scholarship reflecting the percentage of the programe dtudied at and percentagef the University of Shefield and another institution where the ees paid to the University  of Sheffield are £8000, a scolarship will be applied which reprecents 50% of the full scholarship amount.
What are the benefits of the scholarship?
50% tuition fee discount
How long will the scholarship last?
The scholarship will take one year of postgraduate study

How to Apply for the Scholarship

If you wish to be cosidered for this scholarship you ned to apply. eligible students wil automaticlly be sent details of how to apply from February onwards.

Scholarship Webpage for Details

https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/international/enquiry/money /pgtmerit