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Undergraduate scholarships and bursaries for 2018-19

There are a number of sources of funding available for Undergraduate students for 2018-19 entry, for Home/EU/Overseas 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.

General scholarships and bursaries

School bursaries and scholarships (Home/EU/Overseas) for 2018-19


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

Scholarship Course Number Value Deadline Home/EU/overseas
QMUL Anniversary Scholarship Open to all subjects with the exception of any quota controlled programmes. 3 £5,000 Awarded as a stipend to home and EU students and a fee waiver to overseas fee paying students. 13th May 2018 Home/EU/Overseas
The John Abernerthy (Barts) Scholarship MBBS/BDS programmes 3 £5,000 for each of the five years of the course – subject to the holders’ satisfactory progress each year You do not have to apply formally to be considered for one of these prestigious Scholarships. Home

 


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

Scholarship Course Number Value Deadline for entry Home/EU/Overseas
Science and Engineering Excellence Scholarships All undergraduate degree programmes in the School 25 £3,000 (per year) Automatic entry if grades are met. Home/EU
International Science & Engineering Excellence Awards All undergraduate degree programmes in the School unlimited £3,000 (for first year only) Automatic entry if entry requirements are met Overseas
QMUL Anniversary Scholarship All undergraduate degree programmes in the School 3 £5,000 Awarded as a stipend to home and EU students and a fee waiver to overseas fee paying students. 13th May 2018 Home/EU/Overseas

 


The scholarship opportunities currently available in School of Business and Management for 2018-19 entry.

Scholarship Course Number Value Deadline for entry Home/EU/Overseas
QMUL Anniversary Scholarship All undergraduate degree programmes in the School 3 £5,000 Awarded as a stipend to home and EU students and a fee waiver to overseas fee paying students. 13th May 2018 Home/EU/Overseas

 


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

Scholarship Course Number Value Deadline for entry Home/EU/Overseas
School of Economics and Finance scholarships BSc Economics (L100)
BSc Economics with Year Abroad (L10Y)
BSc Economics and Finance (LN13)
BSc Economics and Finance with Year Abroad (LN3Y)
BSc Economics and Finance with Year in Industry (L1N3)
BSc Economics and International Finance (L13N)
BSc Economics and International Finance with Year Abroad (L1NY)
BSc Economics, Finance and Management (LN12)
BSc Economics, Finance and Management with Year Abroad (LN2Y)
BSc Economics and Politics (LL12)
BSc Economics and Politics with Year Abroad (LL2Y)
BSc Economics, Statistics and Mathematics (LG11)
BSc Economics, Statistics and Mathematics with Year Abroad (LG1Y)
5 £5,000 (for first year only) Automatic process (no need to apply) Home/EU/Overseas
QMUL Anniversary Scholarship All undergraduate degree programmes in the School 3 £5,000 Awarded as a stipend to home and EU students and a fee waiver to overseas fee paying students. 13th May 2018 Home/EU/Overseas

 


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

Scholarship Course Number Value Deadline for entry Home/EU/Overseas
Science and Engineering Excellence Scholarships  All undergraduate degree programmes in the School unlimited £3,000 (per year) Automatic entry if grades are met. Home/EU
International Science & Engineering Excellence Awards  All undergraduate degree programmes in the School unlimited £3,000 (for first year only) Automatic entry if entry requirements are met Overseas
QMUL Anniversary Scholarship  All undergraduate degree programmes in the School 3 £5,000 Awarded as a stipend to home and EU students and a fee waiver to overseas fee paying students. 13th May 2018 Home/EU/Overseas

 


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

Scholarship Course Number Value Deadline for entry Home/EU/Overseas
Science and Engineering Excellence Scholarships  All undergraduate degree programmes in the School unlimited £3,000 (per year) Automatic entry if grades are met. Home/EU
International Science & Engineering Excellence Awards  All undergraduate degree programmes in the School unlimited £3,000 (for first year only) Automatic entry if entry requirements are met Overseas
QMUL Anniversary Scholarship  All undergraduate degree programmes in the School 3 £5,000 Awarded as a stipend to home and EU students and a fee waiver to overseas fee paying students. 13th May 2018 Home/EU/Overseas

 


The scholarship opportunities currently available in School of English and Drama for 2018-19 entry

Scholarship Course Number Value Deadline for entry Home/EU/Overseas
QMUL Anniversary Scholarship All undergraduate degree programmes in the School 3 £5,000 Awarded as a stipend to home and EU students and a fee waiver to overseas fee paying students. 13th May 2018 Home/EU/Overseas

 


The scholarship opportunities currently available in School of Geography for 2018-19 entry:

Scholarship Course Number Value Deadline for entry Home/EU/Overseas
QMUL Anniversary Scholarship All undergraduate degree programmes in the School 3 £5,000 Awarded as a stipend to home and EU students and a fee waiver to overseas fee paying students. 13th May 2018 Home/EU/Overseas

 


The scholarship opportunities currently available in School of History for 2018-19 entry:

Scholarship Course Number Value Deadline for entry Home/EU/Overseas
QMUL Anniversary Scholarship All undergraduate degree programmes in the School 3 £5,000 Awarded as a stipend to home and EU students and a fee waiver to overseas fee paying students. 13th May 2018 Home/EU/Overseas

 


The scholarship opportunities currently available in School of Languages, Linguistics and Film for 2018-19 entry.

Scholarship Course Number Value Deadline for entry Home/EU/Overseas
QMUL Anniversary Scholarship  All undergraduate degree programmes in the School 3 £5,000 Awarded as a stipend to home and EU students and a fee waiver to overseas fee paying students. 13th May 2018 Home/EU/Overseas

 


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

Award Course Number Value per year Deadline Home/EU/Overseas
Undergraduate Bursary First year of LLB (Excluding Senior Status LLB) 1 £2,000
(per year – subject to meeting renewal criteria)

Applications open
09:00 Monday 11th December – 00:00 Wednesday 3rd January

Home/EU
First Year Scholarship First year of LLB (excluding Senior Status LLB) 2 £1,000 (per year – subject to meeting renewal criteria) Applications open
09:00 Monday 11th December – 00:00 Wednesday 3rd January
Home/EU/Overseas
Jane Hobson Award First year LLB (excluding Senior Status LLB) 1 £1,000 (per year – subject to meeting renewal criteria) Applications open
09:00 Monday 11th December – 00:00 Wednesday 3rd January
Home/EU/Overseas
Second Year Scholarship Second Year of LLB Law (excluding Senior Status LLB) 1 £1,000 (per year – subject to meeting renewal criteria) Applications open
09:00 Monday 11th December – 00:00 Wednesday 3rd January
Home/EU/Overseas
Final Year Scholarship Final year of LLB Law (excluding Senior Status LLB) 1 £1,000 Applications open
09:00 Monday 11th December – 00:00 Wednesday 3rd January
Home/EU/Overseas
Senior Status Bursary Senior Status LLB 2 £1,000 (per year – subject to meeting renewal criteria) Applications open
09:00 Monday 11th December – 00:00 Wednesday 3rd January
Home/EU/Overseas
Gianni Sonvico Bursary First Year of LLB (excluding Senior Status LLB) 1 £12,000 (per year – subject to meeting renewal criteria) 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
Dentons Bursary Final Year of LLB (excluding Senior Status LLB) 1 £6,500 (per year – subject to meeting renewal criteria)

Applications open
09:00 Monday 11th December – 00:00 Wednesday 3rd January

 

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
QMUL Anniversary Scholarship All undergraduate degree programmes in the School 3 £5,000 Awarded as a stipend to home and EU students and a fee waiver to overseas fee paying students. 13th May 2018 Home/EU/Overseas

 


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

Scholarship Course Number Value Deadline for entry Home/EU/Overseas
Science and Engineering Excellence Scholarships  Single 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
unlimited £3,000 per year Automatic entry if grades are met Home/EU
International Mathematical Sciences Excellence Scholarship All unlimited £2,250 (for first year only) Automatic entry if grades are met Overseas
QMUL Anniversary Scholarship  All 3 £5,000 Awarded as a stipend to home and EU students and a fee waiver to overseas fee paying students. 13th May 2018 Home/EU/Overseas

 


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

Scholarship Course Number Value Deadline for entry Home/EU/Overseas
Science and Engineering Excellence Scholarships  All undergraduate degree programmes in the School unlimited £3,000 (per year) Automatic entry if grades are met. Home/EU
International Science & Engineering Excellence Awards  All undergraduate degree programmes in the School unlimited £3000 (for first year only) Automatic entry if entry requirements are met Overseas
QMUL Anniversary Scholarship  All undergraduate degree programmes in the School 3 £5,000 Awarded as a stipend to home and EU students and a fee waiver to overseas fee paying students. 13th May 2018 Home/EU/Overseas

 


The scholarship opportunities currently available in School of Politics and International Relations for 2018-19 entry:

Scholarship Course Number Value Deadline for entry Home/EU/Overseas
QMUL Anniversary Scholarship  All undergraduate degree programmes in the School 3 £5K Awarded as a stipend to home and EU students and a fee waiver to overseas fee paying students. 13th May 2018 Home/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 / scholarship Value Eligibility

Queen Mary University of London Bursary 2018-19

  • £1,700 per year if your household income is £15,000 or less, or
  • £750 per year if your household income is between £15,001 and £30,000
  • 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
  • Accommodation for each year of your studies at Rahere Court
  • 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
  • 2017-18 entry information

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 Charitable Trust Scholarship
  • £18,000 (split over three-years based on progression criteria)
  • The Steel Charitable 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 paid as cash
  • Student must achieve 60% + in order to continue the scholarship for the forthcoming years.

 

Funding for Asylum Seekers

Scholarship Value Eligibility
Article 26 Bursary 2018/19

Successful applicants will be awarded a full tuition fee waiver and maintenance support. The non-repayable maintenance bursary will include £1,700, the equivalent of the QMUL Bursary, and the equivalent of the student loan which most closely matches your circumstances, £7,097 for those living in a parental home, £11,002 for those living independently

  • 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 Article 26 Application form [DOC 84KB] with all relevant documentation by the deadline – 29 June 2018.
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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