Scholarships for international (non-EU) students 2018/19

We offer a range of central scholarships for talented international (non-EU) students.

These competitive scholarships are available to students who pay tuition fees at the overseas rate. If you're unsure whether you're classed as a UK, EU or overseas student for fee purposes, check your fee status.

Scholarship for international (non-EU) students

New for 2018/19

We're pleased to award almost 100 scholarships to high-achieving international students. These prestigious scholarships will recognise academic excellence by offering a tuition fee discount.

Academic Excellence scholarships

These scholarships are split into two categories:

  • Academic Excellence scholarships offering a £5,000 tuition fee discount for the first year of study, for high ability students of any non-EU country
  • Country-specific Academic Excellence scholarships offering a tuition fee discount of up to £5,000 for the first year of study, for high ability students domiciled or a national of a specific country

Vice-Chancellor's scholarships

Five scholarships offering a tuition fee discount of £5,000 for each year of study (up to three years), for exceptionally high achieving students from any non-EU country.


Scholarship for international medicine students

Applications for 2018/19 will open in January 2018

For applicants commencing MBBS study at the Hull York Medical School.

  • You will receive a 25% discount on your overseas tuition fee for the first two years of successful study. 
  • This is a competitive scholarship based on academic merit and financial need.
  • You must hold an offer for your chosen course to be eligible to apply.

Equal Access Scholarships

This scholarship is for undergraduate students who are seeking refuge in the UK. Find out more about the Equal Access Scholarships.


Sharifah Sofia Albukhary Scholarship

This scholarship is for undergraduate students, from selected countries, who need financial support to further their education. Students who receive this scholarship will be awarded up to £20,000 over three years. Find out more about the Sharifah Sofia Albukhary Scholarship.


Other sources of funding

Contact us

International Recruitment Team
international@york.ac.uk
+44 (0)1904 323534

Contact us

International Recruitment Team
international@york.ac.uk
+44 (0)1904 323534