Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU) is a British university located in North West England. Its headquarters and central campus are in the city of Manchester. It is the fifth largest university in the United Kingdom in terms of student numbers. Teaching quality inspections place the university within the top twenty in the UK, according to The Complete University Guide.
Seeing all these students automatically grow interest and dream to pursue their postgraduation degree from this university. Many students from all over the globe apply here for seeking to take the admission in this university but unfortunately many of them are unable afford the fees due to different problems like financial need, etc. So the university has started the provision of scholarship for the international students who are meritorious, talented and due to financial need or some other problem can’t afford to take admission. The government and many private organizations also provide scholarships to the needy students.
Given below are the details of some of the scholarships which are available at / for this university for the international students for taking admission in the Masters’ degree. Although the list contains mainly the scholarship for students of India.
The scholarship for students of India available here are:
1. Vice Chancellor Postgraduate International Scholarship
Eligibility: Any international candidate who is having one and the only call letter from the University for the Postgraduate Course is eligible
Scholarship Amount: £ 3,000
How to Apply: The candidate needs to download the Vice Chancellor Postgraduate International Scholarship Application Form, fill it up and then mail it to firstname.lastname@example.org
For more details visit: http://www2.mmu.ac.uk/international/scholarships/vice-chancellor-scholarships/
2. MSc Business Scholarships
Eligibility: Any international candidate who is having one and the only call letter from the University for the Postgraduate Course along with excellent marks in their highest qualification is eligible
Scholarship Amount: £ 1,000
How to Apply: The candidate needs to write an essay in around 800 words explaining how the candidate would be using his / her skills, attributes and personality to contribute positively along with personal details like name, MMU ID, postal address, email address, title of the MSc course, etc. on the first page and mail it to email@example.com
For more details visit: http://www2.mmu.ac.uk/international/scholarships/msc-business-scholarships/
3. US Financial Aid
Eligibility: Any international candidate who is having a demonstrated financial need along with one and the only call letter from the University for the Postgraduate Course along with excellent marks in their highest qualification is eligible
Scholarship Amount: £ 65,500
How to Apply: The candidate needs to complete fill up of Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at http://www.fafsa.ed.gov. From that a Student Aid Report (SAR) will be generated from the details of the candidate. This SAR will be determining the eligibility of the candidate to receive the Financial Aid.
For more details visit: http://www2.mmu.ac.uk/international/scholarships/us-financial-aid/
4. Saltire Scholarship
Eligibility: Students from developing countries like Canada, China, India, USA are eligible
Scholarship Amount: £ 2,000
How to Apply: Candidates need to apply online through this link http://www.scotland.org/study-in-scotland/scholarships/saltire-scholarships/application-form
For more details visit: http://www.scotland.org/index.php/study-in-scotland/scholarships/saltire-scholarships
5. Bharat Petroleum Scholarship for Higher Studies
Eligibility: Any eligible international students who are able to demonstrate their all round brilliance and have a passion to achieve the excellence in their chosen field.
Scholarship Amount: The value that would be covering full expenses of academic, travel and living for two years.
How to Apply: The candidates need to login to www.bharatpetroleum.com and fill up and submit their application form online itself.
For more information visit: “ http://www.scholarshipneeds.com/2008/04/bharat-petroleum-scholarship-for-higher.html ”
6. J.N. Ratan Tata Endowment Fund
Eligibility: Applicants from India who are having first – class or upper second – class undergraduate degree in relevant subject are eligible
Scholarship Amount: An amount between Rs. 60,000 to Rs. 4,00,000 depending upon the fees of the university
How to Apply: Application forms are available at the Administrative office of the Endowment. It needs to be filled and submitted there. The cost of the application form is Rs. 100
For more details visit: http://www.dorabjitatatrust.org