Scholarships at INTO University of Exeter

Are you top of your class? At INTO University of Exeter, we are committed to awarding gifted international students with academic scholarships, helping them achieve their goals of studying at a world-class university in the UK.

With a range of generous scholarships on offer for the highest-achieving students, you could be eligible to receive up to £5,000 towards your tuition fees.

Do I qualify for a scholarship?

To find out whether you are eligible to apply, you’ll need to take a look at the requirements for each individual scholarship. If you are not eligible for one particular scholarship, there may be another that you can apply for instead.

Please be aware that successful scholarship holders will be expected to:

  • Successfully meet all remaining conditions for entry to their chosen course.
  • Maintain excellent attendance and complete all work during their course.

What types of scholarship are available?

Regional Scholarship

If you're starting an International Foundation, International Year One or Graduate Diploma pathway at INTO University of Exeter, you could be eligible for a scholarship towards your tuition fees.

Course

International Year One

International Foundation

Graduate Diploma

Start dates

January 2020

March 2020

Maximum value

£3,000

Eligibility

All scholarships are awarded on merit. Please contact your Educational Counsellor or Enrolment Services Advisor for further information.

International Foundation Progression Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to International Foundation students progressing to the University of Exeter. Students will receive £5,000 towards their first year of university study.

Course

International Foundation

Start dates

September 2020

Maximum value

£5,000

Eligibility

Students will receive this scholarship if, upon successful completion of their International Foundation, they:

  • achieve a 70% final academic grade
  • achieve 65% in English
  • put the University of Exeter as their ‘Firm’ choice on UCAS

University of Exeter Business School Progression Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to International Foundation students progressing to the University of Exeter Business School. Students will receive £7,500 towards their first year of university study.

Course

International Foundation

Start dates

September 2020

Maximum value

£7,500

Eligibility

Students will receive this scholarship if, upon successful completion of their International Foundation, they:

  • achieve a 75% final academic grade
  • achieve 65% in English
  • put the University of Exeter as their ‘Firm’ choice on UCAS

College of Engineering, Maths and Physical Sciences Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to International Foundation students progressing to the University of Exeter’s College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences.

Students will receive £5,000 towards their first year of university study and an additional £1,000 for each subsequent year of undergraduate study that they achieve 70% or above.

Course

International Foundation

Start dates

September 2020

Maximum value

£7,000

Eligibility

Students will receive this scholarship if, upon successful completion of their International Foundation, they:

  • achieve a 70% final academic grade
  • achieve 65% in English
  • put the University of Exeter as their ‘Firm’ choice on UCAS

Students will also receive £1,000 for each subsequent year of undergraduate study that they achieve 70% or above.

How much money is on offer?

The amount of money available through scholarships can vary. Remember that a scholarship will only cover some of your tuition fees. You will still have to fund your remaining tuition fees and your accommodation, insurance, visa and other living costs in full. For more information, see our fees and finance page.

What is the process of applying for a scholarship?

You can only apply for a scholarship if you have also submitted an application for one of our courses. To apply for a scholarship at INTO University of Exeter, you will need to fill out the scholarship application form, and send it – along with copies of the documents listed below – to into@exeter.ac.uk.

The documents you’ll need to provide are:

  • your offer letter
  • your latest academic transcript
  • evidence of your English language proficiency
  • a one page personal statement

Your application will then be reviewed by a scholarship panel, and successful students will be notified via the email address provided on their application form.

Please note: no application is necessary for the College Pro Vice-Chancellor's Award for Academic Excellence and the Engineering Award for INTO Academic Excellence – scholarships are automatically awarded to highest achieving students.

Student Testimonial

“I decided to apply for a scholarship as it would help to pursue my studies overseas. Receiving the scholarship not only helped me financially, but also psychologically. It’s like a reward for studying hard and it can be a motivation and encouragement. I was very excited and pleased that I was chosen!”

Progressed to BSc (Hons) Psychology at the University of Exeter

Ying Ru from Malaysia

Completed International Foundation in Biomedical, Life and Environmental Sciences at INTO University of Exeter

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