Scholarships for International Students at University of Leicester, 2017

The University of Leicester is now accepting applications for 80 Head of College Scholarships. International students (non-EU) are eligible to apply.

University of Leicester’s aim is to be a world-class research-intensive university and deliver teaching and facilitate learning of the highest quality.

The University was founded as Leicestershire and Rutland University College in 1921. The site for the university was donated by a local textile manufacturer, Thomas Fielding Johnson, in order to create a living memorial for those who lost their lives in First World War.

Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for masters degree programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are offered within College of Social Science, Arts and Humanities, College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology and College of Science and Engineering  across the university, all offering a diverse range of courses.

Scholarship Award:

  • Maximum number of scholarships available: 25 scholarships for students from the College of Social Science, Arts and Humanities, 25 scholarships for students from the College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology or 30 scholarships for students from the College of Science and Engineering
  • Value of scholarship: £2,500

Nationality: International students (non-EU) are eligible to apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have their previous degree.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.

How to Apply: The mode of applying is by post or electronically. Application Form.

Application Deadline: There will be two deadlines for the consideration of applications during the year. If they receive an offer to study before 10th March 2017, the deadline to apply for a scholarship is 31st March 2017. If they receive their offer after this date, the deadline is 31 July.




  1. David

    October 23, 2016 at 9:04 am

    I want to be part of d scholarship

  2. Shalom Endrias

    October 23, 2016 at 12:24 pm

    Hello, my name is Shalom Endrias from Ethiopia. I’m 2 year BSC midwife student at AMU. If you are happy pleas give this chance.So,if you want to contact with me,here it is my address

  3. misker yikealo

    October 24, 2016 at 7:47 am

    i would be happy and great full if i can study in the opportunity you create ..pleas contact me in-case of i fill-full your criteria

  4. Isaac G.Kai

    October 25, 2016 at 7:30 am

    Thanks for such initiative for less fortunate people.we want to learn but finding it difficult due to finance.hope it works for us?

  5. Lwam Tewelde

    October 25, 2016 at 1:21 pm

    Hello my name is Lwam Tewelde.I have a BSc in Geology.I want to continue my education.Please contact me .

  6. joesean

    October 26, 2016 at 8:10 pm

    I’m interested in this. pls email me details

  7. Victor Shaamena

    October 27, 2016 at 7:58 am

    I want a scholarship to come study there in Canada.

  8. MUNEZERO Jean de Dieu

    October 27, 2016 at 9:37 am

    Hello, my name is MUNEZERO Jean de Dieu from Rwanda.I have bachelor’s degree in Mathematics, I could be happy if i can get the chance to study Masters program in your University.

  9. muibi ibrahim

    October 27, 2016 at 9:40 am

    hello, i am from nigeria studied public administration on two years programme and i will be so happy if i am been shortlist for this kind opportunity

  10. Agu Emeka .H

    October 27, 2016 at 9:58 pm

    Dear sir/ madam
    Am Agu Emeka .H
    A Nigerian and 26 years of age
    Holder of Nigerian Certificate in Education(NCE). and specialized in Computer Sc/ English language and a Comedian in Nature. I deserve this program only if u can permit me. I swear you will not regret it. God Bless.


    October 28, 2016 at 4:34 pm

    let me have this opportunity to thank u for providing scholar study for the whole world. am EDOUARD TURATSINZE from Rwanda, soon am ending my study at university doing environmental management at saint. Lawrence university ( uganda ), may i have a chance to apply? thank u

  12. Evanjessica

    October 28, 2016 at 5:37 pm



    October 29, 2016 at 5:17 am

    My name is Victor Omoboye from Nigeria, just finish with my secondary school cert with good grade and preparing for my Bsc Degree which i wish to study outside my country which is your reputable institutuion. I will be very happy and greatful if you can consuder me and make my dream come true by given me the scholarship. Thanks

  14. Malish David

    October 30, 2016 at 8:13 pm

    hello sir/madam,I’m South Sudanese by nationality who’s now an refugee in Bidibidi refugee camps,Yumbe District Uganda.
    I would like to continue with my studies in the university but I’m unable to do that because of the conflict in our country.
    So please I’ll very grateful if you give me that chance..
    I did physics Economics mathematics and Entrepreneur (PEM/EPs). ..I’m Malish David.

  15. Toyomfon

    November 5, 2016 at 6:47 pm

    hello I’m Toyomfon by name, a Nigerian who studied linguistics as my first degree…I would love to be shortlisted for this scholarship to further my studies in International Relations. Thanks for considering my request.

  16. Chafah Mark Kongnenyui

    March 10, 2017 at 11:17 pm

    sir,with due respect i am a cameroonian a holder of GCE ADVANCED LEVEL,I wish to enroll in to your institution for bacholors program,my contact,671774193

  17. yohanese anagaw

    March 16, 2017 at 9:26 pm

    Hello my name is yohanese anagaw from Ethiopia ihav electrical mechanical engin over holing working in Adise Abba Ethiopia iweshe lern electro mechanical engineering please to give me the chance iwesh to lern email or phone number +251920502039

  18. Peter Wilfred Kudumo

    March 25, 2017 at 11:42 pm

    Hi! my name is Peter Wilfred Kudumo from Namibia. I have a bachelors degree (honours) from stellenbosch university. I want to enrol at your university, my email address

  19. chuks

    April 3, 2017 at 8:18 pm

    You guys really need me there

  20. Asuquo Godspower Oku

    April 22, 2017 at 1:32 pm

    i am a real computer analyst from Nigeria, i have programed so many soft wares and i can operate them, so i want to study in this university to advance my knowledge in computer and to impact the world

  21. Sheikh Turad BS Sibeh

    May 3, 2017 at 7:00 pm

    Hello. I am a third world son from the Gambia attending the university of The Gambia on first year. Having the chance for yr scholarship will be so gracious and acknowledged. contact 002206868248.

  22. Onyeji Precious Odinakachukwu

    May 4, 2017 at 11:10 am

    i am Precious Onyeji and i just obtained my o’level result with good grades. i really want to be considered for the schorlarship

  23. Comfort Turay

    May 13, 2017 at 9:54 pm

    Please my name is Comfort Turay and am interested in this scholarship.. Please am a senior high graduate and I will be so glad to futher my education. Please this is my

  24. Oliver n.gee

    May 16, 2017 at 6:13 pm

    Hello my is Oliver n.gee from Africa /Liberia.I want to be apart.

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