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2018/19 Undergraduate scholarships and bursaries for Home/EU students

There are a number of sources of funding available for Home/EU undergraduate students. These include a significant package of competitive Queen Mary bursaries and scholarships in a range of subject areas, as well as external sources of funding.

Click here to view 2017/18 scholarships and bursaries.

General scholarships and bursaries 

School scholarships

Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry

The scholarship opportunities currently available in Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry for 2018-19 are: 

ScholarshipCourseNumberValueDeadline Home/EU/overseas
QMUL Anniversary ScholarshipOpen to all subjects and programmes in HSS and S&E, and SMD with the exception of any quota controlled programme.3£5K Awarded as a stipend to home and EU students and a fee waiver to overseas fee paying students.13th May 2018Home/EU/Overseas
The John Abernerthy (Barts) ScholarshipMBBS/BDS programmes3£5,000 for each of the five years of the course – subject to the holders’ satisfactory progress each yearYou do not have to apply formally to be considered for one of these prestigious Scholarships.Home

School of Biological and Chemical Sciences

The scholarship opportunities currently available in the School of Biological and Chemical Sciences for 2018-19 entry are: 

ScholarshipCourseNumberValueDeadline for entryHome/EU/Overseas
Science and Engineering Excellence ScholarshipsAll undergraduate degree programmes in the School25£3,000 (per year)Automatic entry if grades are met.Home/EU
International Science & Engineering Excellence AwardsAll undergraduate degree programmes in the School6£5000Automatic entry if entry requirements are metOverseas
QMUL Anniversary ScholarshipOpen to all subjects and programmes in HSS and S&E, and SMD with the exception of any quota controlled programme.3£5K Awarded as a stipend to home and EU students and a fee waiver to overseas fee paying students.13th May 2018Home/EU/Overseas

School of Business and Management

The scholarship opportunities currently available in School of Business and Management for 2018-19 entry.
ScholarshipCourseNumberValueDeadline for entryHome/EU/Overseas
QMUL Anniversary ScholarshipOpen to all subjects and programmes in HSS and S&E, and SMD with the exception of any quota controlled programme.3£5K Awarded as a stipend to home and EU students and a fee waiver to overseas fee paying students.13th May 2018Home/EU/Overseas

School of Economics and Finance

The scholarship opportunities currently available in the School of Economics and Finance for 2018-19 entry are:

ScholarshipCourseNumberValueDeadline for entryHome/EU/Overseas
School of Economics and Finance scholarshipsBSc Economics,
BSc Economics and Finance,
BSc Economics, Finance, and Management,
BSc Economics and Politics,
BSc Economics, Statistics and Mathematics,
BSc Economics and Finance
9 for Home/EU, 4 for Overseas£5,000(per year)Automatic process (no need to apply)Home/EU
QMUL Anniversary ScholarshipOpen to all subjects and programmes in HSS and S&E, and SMD with the exception of any quota controlled programme.3£5K Awarded as a stipend to home and EU students and a fee waiver to overseas fee paying students.13th May 2018Home/EU/Overseas

School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science

The scholarship opportunities currently available in the School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science for 2018-19 entry are:

ScholarshipCourseNumberValueDeadline for entryHome/EU/Overseas
Science and Engineering Excellence ScholarshipsAll undergraduate degree programmes in the School20£3,000 (per year)Automatic entry if grades are met.Home/EU
International Science & Engineering Excellence AwardsAll undergraduate degree programmes in the Schoolno limit£5000Automatic entry if entry requirements are metOverseas
QMUL Anniversary ScholarshipOpen to all subjects and programmes in HSS and S&E, and SMD with the exception of any quota controlled programme.3£5K Awarded as a stipend to home and EU students and a fee waiver to overseas fee paying students.13th May 2018Home/EU/Overseas

School of Engineering and Materials Science

The scholarship opportunities currently available in the School of Engineering and Materials Science for 2018-19 entry are:

ScholarshipCourseNumberValueDeadline for entryHome/EU/Overseas
Science and Engineering Excellence ScholarshipsAll undergraduate degree programmes in the School20£3,000 (per year)Automatic entry if grades are metHome/EU
International Science & Engineering Excellence AwardsAll undergraduate degree programmes in the Schoolno limit£5000Automatic entry if entry requirements are metOverseas
QMUL Anniversary ScholarshipOpen to all subjects and programmes in HSS and S&E, and SMD with the exception of any quota controlled programme.3£5K Awarded as a stipend to home and EU students and a fee waiver to overseas fee paying students.13th May 2018Home/EU/Overseas

School of English and Drama

The scholarship opportunities currently available in School of English and Drama for 2018-19 entry
ScholarshipCourseNumberValueDeadline for entryHome/EU/Overseas
International Arts & Humanities Excellence Awards (IAHEA)All undergraduate degree programmes in the Schoolunlimited£5,000 (per year)Automatic entry if grades are metOverseas
QMUL Anniversary ScholarshipOpen to all subjects and programmes in HSS and S&E, and SMD with the exception of any quota controlled programme.3£5K Awarded as a stipend to home and EU students and a fee waiver to overseas fee paying students.13th May 2018Home/EU/Overseas

School of Geography

The scholarship opportunities currently available in School of Geography for 2018-19 entry:
ScholarshipCourseNumberValueDeadline for entryHome/EU/Overseas
International Arts & Humanities Excellence Awards (IAHEA)All undergraduate degree programmes in the Schoolunlimited£5,000 (per year)Automatic entry if grades are metOverseas
QMUL Anniversary ScholarshipOpen to all subjects and programmes in HSS and S&E, and SMD with the exception of any quota controlled programme.3£5K Awarded as a stipend to home and EU students and a fee waiver to overseas fee paying students.13th May 2018Home/EU/Overseas
International Science & Engineering Excellence AwardsBSc Environmental Science, BSc Environmental Science with Business Management, MSci Environmental Scienceno limit£5000Automatic entry if entry requirements are metOverseas

School of History

The scholarship opportunities currently available in School of History for 2018-19 entry:
ScholarshipCourseNumberValueDeadline for entryHome/EU/Overseas
International Arts & Humanities Excellence Awards (IAHEA)All undergraduate degree programmes in the Schoolunlimited£5,000 (per year)Automatic entry if grades are metOverseas
QMUL Anniversary ScholarshipOpen to all subjects and programmes in HSS and S&E, and SMD with the exception of any quota controlled programme.3£5K Awarded as a stipend to home and EU students and a fee waiver to overseas fee paying students.13th May 2018Home/EU/Overseas

School of Languages, Linguistics and Film

The scholarship opportunities currently available in School of Languages, Linguistics and Film for 2018-19 entry.
ScholarshipCourseNumberValueDeadline for entryHome/EU/Overseas
International Arts & Humanities Excellence Awards (IAHEA)All undergraduate degree programmes in the Schoolunlimited£5,000 (per year)Automatic entry if grades are metOverseas
QMUL Anniversary ScholarshipOpen to all subjects and programmes in HSS and S&E, and SMD with the exception of any quota controlled programme.3£5K Awarded as a stipend to home and EU students and a fee waiver to overseas fee paying students.13th May 2018Home/EU/Overseas

School of Law

The scholarship and bursary opportunities currently available in the School of Law for 2018-19 entry are:

AwardCourseNumberValue per yearDeadlineHome/EU/Overseas
Undergraduate BursaryFirst year1£2,000TBC for 2018 entryHome/EU
Law Year ScholarshipsFirst year law students (excluding Senior Status LLB)2£1,000TBC for 2018 entryHome/EU/Overseas
Second Year law students (excluding Senior Status LLB1£1,000TBC for 2018 entryHome/EU/Overseas
Final year law students (excluding Senior Status LLB)1£1,000TBC for 2018 entryHome/EU/Overseas
LLB Senior Status student2£1,000TBC for 2018 entryHome/EU/Overseas
Gianni Sonvico BursaryFirst Year law students (excluding Senior Status LLB)1£12,000TBC for 2018 entryAny student who is eligible for full UK government support for tuition fees and maintenance costs and be means-tested by Student Finance England to show their annual household income is less than £42,600
Dentons BursaryFinal Year law students (excluding Senior Status LLB)1£6,500

TBC for 2018 entry

 

Any student who is eligible for full UK government support for tuition fees and maintenance costs and be means-tested by Student Finance England to show their annual household income is less than £42,600
Singapore Law ScholarshipFirst Year Law students (on any three or four year programme)1£30,000TBC for 2018 entryOverseas: Must be a Permanent Resident of Singapore
QMUL Anniversary ScholarshipOpen to all subjects and programmes in HSS and S&E, and SMD with the exception of any quota controlled programme.3£5K Awarded as a stipend to home and EU students and a fee waiver to overseas fee paying students.13th May 2018Home/EU/Overseas

School of Mathematical Sciences

The scholarship opportunities currently available in the School of Mathematical Sciences for 2018-19 entry are:

ScholarshipCourseNumberValueDeadline for entryHome/EU/Overseas
Science and Engineering Excellence ScholarshipsSingle honours undergraduate degree programmes only:
BSc Mathematics
BSc Mathematics and Statistics
BSc Pure Mathematics
BSc Mathematics with Actuarial Science
MSci Mathematics
MSci Mathematics with Statistics
MSci Financial Mathematics
20£3,000 per yearAutomatic entry if grades are metHome/EU
International Mathematical Science Excellence ScholarshipAllno limit£2,250 (per year)Automatic entry if grades are metOverseas
QMUL Anniversary ScholarshipOpen to all subjects and programmes in HSS and S&E, and SMD with the exception of any quota controlled programme.3£5K Awarded as a stipend to home and EU students and a fee waiver to overseas fee paying students.13th May 2018Home/EU/Overseas

School of Physics and Astronomy

The scholarship opportunities currently available in the School of Physics and Astronomy for 2018-19 entry are:

ScholarshipCourseNumberValueDeadline for entryHome/EU/Overseas
Science and Engineering Excellence ScholarshipsAll undergraduate degree programmes in the School20£3,000Automatic entry if grades are metHome/EU
International Science & Engineering Excellence AwardsAll undergraduate degree programmes in the Schoolno limit£5000Automatic entry if entry requirements are metOverseas
QMUL Anniversary ScholarshipOpen to all subjects and programmes in HSS and S&E, and SMD with the exception of any quota controlled programme.3£5K Awarded as a stipend to home and EU students and a fee waiver to overseas fee paying students.13th May 2018Home/EU/Overseas
School of Physics and Astronomy Hemera ScholarshipAll undergraduate degree programmes in the School.1Full tuition fee waiter + £9,000 stipendsTBC for 2018 entryHome/EU
Eligibility based primarily on merit but particular interest given to applicants with one or more of the following criteria:
  • Students with a household income of less than £25,000
  • Students that are the first in their family to attend university
  • Young independent students who have previously been in local Authority care, or residing in a Foyer or similar residential provision for young homeless adults
  • Asylum seekers, or the child of an asylum seeker, or a student with Discretionary Leave to Remain
  • Students that have experienced other difficulties in furthering their education in physics
  • Women

School of Politics and International Relations

The scholarship opportunities currently available in School of Politics and International Relations for 2018-19 entry:
ScholarshipCourseNumberValueDeadline for entryHome/EU/Overseas
QMUL Anniversary ScholarshipOpen to all subjects and programmes in HSS and S&E, and SMD with the exception of any quota controlled programme.3£5K Awarded as a stipend to home and EU students and a fee waiver to overseas fee paying students.13th May 2018Home/EU/Overseas

Please note School scholarships are subject to university wide Terms and Conditions as well as any course/School/Faculty conditions or criteria outline.

General bursaries 

For more information on these bursaries please contact: bursaries@qmul.ac.uk

Bursary / scholarshipValueEligibility

Queen Mary University of London Bursary 2018/19

  • TBC
  • You will be automatically assessed for this bursary using the information you provide to Student Finance England (or equivalent)

Queen Mary and Westfield Alumni Bursary 2018/19

  • £1,250 per year for three years
  • Six bursaries are available
  • You must have enrolled in September 2018 and be in the first year of your course in either the Faculty of Science and Engineering or the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • You must be a permanent resident in the City of London, the London Borough of Tower Hamlets, the London Borough of Newham or the London Borough of Hackney and have lived there for at least three years
  • You must have been assessed by Student Finance as having a residual household income of £42,875 a year or less.
  • You will have to make an application to be considered for one of the Queen Mary and Westfield Alumni Bursaries and application forms will be available after September 2018 enrolment

Aldgate and Allhallows Foundation Scholarship 2018/19

 

  • £1,250 per year for three years
  • For 2018/19 entry students ten scholarships will be available, subject to confirmation
  • You must have enrolled in September 2018 and be in the first year of your course
  • You must be under 25 years old at the start of the course
  • You must be  a permanent resident in the City of London or London Borough of Tower Hamlets and have lived there for at least three years
  • You must be assessed by Student Finance England as having a household income of £42,875 or less
  • You will have to make an application to be considered for one of the Aldgate and Allhallows Foundation Scholarships and application forms will be available after September 2018 enrolment

Sally Sainsbury History Scholarship 2018/19

 

  • £1,250 per year for three years
  • For 2018/19 entry students three scholarships will be available
  • You must have enrolled in September 2018 and be in the first year of your course in the School of History
  • You must be  a permanent resident in the City of London, London Borough of Tower Hamlets, the London Borough of Newham or the London Borough of Hackney and have lived there for at least three years
  • You must be assessed by Student Finance England as having a household income of £42,875 or less
  • You will have to make an application to be considered for one of the Sally Sainsbury History Scholarships and application forms will be available after September 2018 enrolment
Unite Foundation Scholarship 2018/19
  • You must have firmly accepted an offer of a place at Queen Mary on an eligible programme
  • You must be undertaking your first and only course of undergraduate study, ie you have not been to this or another university previously  
  • You must be a Care Leaver or Estranged from both parents
  • You must have an assessed household income of £25,000 per annum or less each year
  • You must have given Student Finance England consent to share your financial information with Queen Mary
  • Priority will be given to young independent students who have previously been in Local Authority care, or residing in a Foyer or similar residential provision for young homeless adults
  • You must intend to stay in your free allocated accommodation for the duration of your degree
  • Application for the 2018/19 session will open in February 2018
  • To see 2017/18 entry information please click here

Derek Shuttleworth Educational Trust Scholarship 2018/19

  • £1,000 per year for three years
  • For 2018/19 entry students one scholarship will be available, subject to confirmation
  • You must have enrolled in September 2018 and be in the first year of your course
  • You must be a permanent resident in the London Borough of Hackney and have lived there for at least three years
  • You must be assessed by Student Finance England as having a household income of £42,875 or less
  • You will have to make an application to be considered for the Derek Shuttleworth Scholarship and application forms will be available after September 2018 enrolment
The Steel Charity Trust Scholarship
  • £18,000 (split over three-years based on progression criteria)
  • The Steel Charity Trust are offering one UG scholarship for 2018 entry
  • You must have selected QMUL as your firm choice
  • You must be a permanent resident in Luton
  • You must be assessed by Student Finance England as having a household income of £42,875 or less
  • Applications will open in March 2018 for the Steel Charity Trust Scholarship and results announced early July 2018
  • You must have enrolled in September 2018 and be in the first year of your course in order to receive this scholarship
  • The fee will be presented as a tuition fee waiver
  • Student must achieve 60% + in order to continue the scholarship for the forthcoming years.

 

Funding for Asylum Seekers

ScholarshipValueEligibility
Article 26 Bursary
  • TBC for 2018 entry
  • For 2018/19 two awards will be available
  • You must be an asylum seeker, the child of an asylum seeker or hold Discretionary Leave to Remain
  • You must be ineligible to obtain funding from the Student Loan Company
  • You must have firmly accepted a place on an undergraduate course in the Faculty of Science & Engineering or the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • You must not already hold an equivalent or higher qualification
  • You will need to submit a complete application form with all relevant documentation by the deadline – 29 June 2018 and application forms will be available here when details are confirmed.
  • To see 2017/18 entry information, please click here
Asylum Seekers Fee Concession
  • Reduction in fees payable
  • Asylum seekers or children of asylum seekers who meet the academic programme requirements will be eligible to pay the 'home rate' of tuition fee while their asylum application is under consideration by the Home Office

External funding sources

Previous and current students of Queen Mary have succeeded in obtaining funding for their undergraduate studies from a variety of external sources, such as:

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