The University of East Anglia (UEA), established in 1963, is a public research university in Norwich, England. The University was ranked 19th in The Guardian, 23rd in the The Times Good University Guide 2011, and in the top 80 in Europe, and the top 200 in the world, in the 2009 Academic Ranking of World Universities published by Shanghai Jiao Tong University.
Applicants from non-EU countries are invited to apply for these scholarships. They need to have completed 12 years of schooling (or the local equivalent to meet the same standard) with good grades, or show strong evidence of the ability to successfully complete the programme and progress to their chosen degree course.
Students wishing to study music must provide evidence of musical ability, normally having achieved a good mark in grade VIII practical examination of the Associated Board or equivalent.
Students applying for these scholarships must also have an English language level of IELTS 6.0 overall with a minimum of 5.5 in each component or equivalent. Scholarships will be awarded on academic merit and the quality of the Scholarship statement. Please note that sponsored students are not eligible to apply.
Successful applicants will receive a scholarship worth £5250.00 which will be deducted from their INTO Foundation programme tuition fees.
Upon successful completion (and subject to achieving specified grades for entry), students entering University of East Anglia will receive a further £5250.00, which will be deducted from the University’s Year 1 tuition fees.
Value of award:
Successful scholarship applicants who have paid their full tuition fees 4 weeks prior to the course beginning will receive a scholarship of 50% of the Foundation tuition fees received. The same amount will be discounted from the first year of their undergraduate degree course at University of East Anglia.
Applicants must first complete an INTO University of East Anglia application form. Under Section 7 of the form applicants must tick sponsor and then under the following heading Name of employee/sponsor, applicants must write the following: ‘INTO/University Scholarship 50% off Foundation tuition fees.’
Applicants should remember to clearly state which pathway they are applying for. They should then submit their completed application form, along with their academic transcripts and evidence of their current English language level.
Complete a University of East Anglia Foundation Scholarship application form including a personal statement explaining why you want to study at University of East Anglia and how the degree programme will help you in the future. The statement must be hand-written in English and be no more than 200 words.
The deadline is Friday 13th August 2010. Successful students who have submitted a completed application package by this date will be notified by Friday 27th August 2010.
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