In order to support more Chinese students to study in the UK, the British Council, together with 31 UK universities, has launched the GREAT Scholarships 2018 – China campaign. With 150 postgraduate scholarships on offer, the total value of the scholarship scheme is nearly £1 million. This new scholarship scheme will offer an exciting opportunity for Chinese students wishing to get financial support to pursue postgraduate study in the UK. Students can apply for postgraduate courses in subjects including engineering, law, business, art and design, biosciences, IT and more, at 31 institutions across England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.
Steps for applicants:
Step I: Check your eligibility
- Are you a Chinese passport holder?
- Do you plan to pursue postgraduate (either taught or research) study in the UK?
- Is the course that you have applied for or are applying for starting in autumn 2018?
Step II: Browse listed universities/scholarships and click on specific items to access detailed information
Step III: Apply for individual scholarships following the instructions given on individual universities’ scholarship webpages
Step IV: Winning scholars will be informed by individual universities on the results of their applications
Step V: Funding of the scholarships will be issued to winning scholars by individual universities after registration