Funded Scholarships for international students at Swansea University is another opportunity for international students to start their higher education in the United Kingdom.
About Swansea University
Swansea University is the public research university in Swansea, Wales. Started as fourth college of University of Wales under the name University College of Swansea, this university formally became Swansea University in 2007. Swansea University offers over 330 undergraduate and about 120 postgraduate courses in different academic fields like Business, Law, Science, Computer Technology, Humanities, and so on. It is third largest university in Wales in terms of enrollment as the university manages more than 20,000 students in 7 colleges. In 2016, The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide titled Swansea University as best university in Wales.
Scholarships at Swansea University
Swansea University provides numbers of scholarships, bursaries and awards to students in order to support and encourage them to study. At the same time, there are some scholarships and awards that are specially inclined for international students. In addition to that, most of the scholarships for international students are based on academic merit and work experience. Similarly, International scholarship at Swansea University is merit based scholarship for a student which is awarded to international students with strong GPA or percentage in previous academic courses.
You need to meet the following requirements in order to become successful recipient of scholarships,
i. Firstly, you need to international students and secondly, you must have unconditional or full letter of offer from Swansea University.
ii. Similarly, it is important for you to have very strong GPA or equivalent marks in your previous academic program.
iii. Last but not least, you need to satisfy minimum course requirement as well an English language proficiency tests
Amount of Scholarship
In general, the scholarship amount is £6,000 but the amount may vary. You will receive £4,000 at first and the remaining £2,000 will be awarded in second after you achieved average of 65% in the University exam.
As in, you must fill an online application form for this scholarship. But it will be necessary for you to have letter of offer from Swansea University to complete scholarship application
Please refer to the official website of University for more information