The University of Sheffield, UK, announces many scholarships for Indian students
Posted on February 6, 2016
The University of Sheffield, UK, is one of the top universities in the world; holding a high world rank of 80 in the QS University Rankings 2015/16, and 97 in the Times Higher Education (THE) world rankings 2016. The university also ranks very high in the international outlook index with at 95 point according to QS. A similar high of 82 is awarded by THE towards the same. For India student immigrants, there is some excellent news coming out of the city of Sheffield. The university has allocated a huge number of options for Indian students for graduate and post-graduate programs.
Every scholarship is worth half (50%) of the yearly graduate fee. This is ensured in the first year of study and is accessible in each resulting year, subject to achieving 60% or above in the past year. This applies to every single graduate system with the exception of medicine and dentistry.
For those who want to pursue PG taught Masters in September, the India Sheffield Scholarship 2016 is another option. Be granted €2,000 or €2,500 depending on your program.
For the merit PG students, be granted a 50% worth of annual fee reduction which is open for 10 student slots. Most of the other rules are similar to the graduate scholarship.
And lastly, the GREAT Scholarship program 2016 has a total allocation of €1.5 million, making it the single largest amount for students. The amount will be offered to 400 Indian students by the British Council.
Options wise, there are many more scholarships up for grabs like the Commonwealth Scholarships 2016, the Management International Scholarships 2016 and more. The scholarship will be available only to applicants who have made the University of Sheffield their first choice.
The deadline for applications is June 24, 2016 and the results announced by July 29, 2016.
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