Level: Masters, PhD
Course: The Alumni Loyalty Award is open to all Queen Mary graduates enrolling on a postgraduate degree programme except those on full scholarships.
Value: £1000 or 10% discount depending on programme of study (please see FAQs below for full details of award)
No. of awards: Unlimited
Deadline: This discount will automatically be applied upon enrolment
Whether you want to further explore your chosen academic subject, advance your career or broaden your employment options, a postgraduate degree from Queen Mary could open up doors for you.
Students who are have an offer for MSc Economics may be eligible for the Economics Alumni Award.
How much is it worth?
Master's students (MSc and MRes) joining the Faculty of Science & Engineering and the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences are eligible for a 10% discount. Those joining the London School of Medicine and Dentistry will receive £1000 off their tuition fees. For part-time this will be spread every the two years. PhD students in the Faculty of the Faculty of Science & Engineering and the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences are eligible for a 10% discount.
What if I have not yet graduated from my first Queen Mary degree?
Once you complete your first degree you will be eligible. You do not have to attend the graduation ceremony to be eligible. You simply have to complete all components of the degree.
My sponsor is paying part of my fees. Am I still eligible for the Award?
Yes, as long as you will self-fund some of your fees, you will be eligible for this Award.
Will the Award apply to future academic cycles?
We review this Award annually and it may be revised or removed from subsequent academic cycles.
Can I apply for the Award twice if I study for my undergraduate, masters and PhD at Queen Mary?
Yes, this discount can be used twice, once for a Masters degree and once for a Doctoral degree.
What if I leave part way through my course? Will the Award be repayable?
The Award will be assessed pro-rata and you will not have to repay the portion that has been awarded to you if you leave your course. This will coincide with the procedure for calculating outstanding tuition fees. You should check the details with Finance when withdrawing from your course as these procedures vary depending on the date on which you withdraw.
Am I eligible even if I am applying for the UK Government Postgraduate loan?
If you take a postgraduate government loan to pay your fees or receive financial support from a friend or relative, this will be classed as self-financing and therefore eligible for the Award.
Am I eligible if I am enrolling on a Distance Learning Masters course?
Yes, the award applies for students enrolling on our Distance Learning Masters programmes.
Please note that the award does not apply for Queen Mary Online programmes. Queen Mary Online students are eligible for a 10% Alumni Scholarship Loyalty Award – please visit their website for more information.
Are Associate or Study Abroad students eligible for this programme?
Students who have studied a semester or a year with Queen Mary as an associate, Study Abroad, international exchange, Erasmus+ or Summer School student are eligible for this award.
Please note School scholarships are subject to university-wide Terms and Conditions.