Applications for the International Merit Scholarship are currently available for students willing to study in the UK. Anglia Ruskin University is giving away these awards to students coming from worldwide to attend their campus for any undergraduate or postgraduate degree program.
The university distributes the award to students who can demonstrate exceptional academic and extra-curricular achievement. The program recipients will get enormous help through the funds to overcome their financial hurdles and accomplish their higher studies.
Anglia Ruskin University
Anglia Ruskin University (ARU) is located in East Anglia, United Kingdom. Its origins are in the Cambridge School of Art, established by William John Beaumont in 1858. The university has 39,400 students worldwide with campuses in Cambridge, Chelmsford, Peterborough and London. There are over four faculties of study at the university: Faculty of Business and Law, Faculty of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences, Faculty of Health, Education, Medicine & Social Care and Faculty of Science & Engineering.
The applicant must follow the mentioned eligibility criteria to apply for the scholarship:
- The candidate must be an international student.
- starting a course in September 2021 at our Cambridge or Chelmsford campuses
- Studying a three-year bachelor degree or a postgraduate taught degree (this includes our PG Dip Legal Practice Course)
- Learning full-time, unless exceptional circumstances are preventing full-time study.
- Undergraduate students should have achieved ABB grades or above at A-level (or equivalent).
- Postgraduate students should hold a 2:1 or above (or equivalent).
Acceptable Courses and Subjects
The awards are open for pursuing an undergraduate or postgraduate degree program in the following fields:
- Visual Studies
Why study at Anglia Ruskin University?
Studying at Anglia Ruskin University ensures that academic standards and the quality of learning opportunities built into your degree course are at the highest level. They provide that not only are their lecturers academically highly qualified, but they also boast significant real-world business experience. Anglia Ruskin University London (ARUL) students rated their satisfaction as higher than any other Faculty, with an overall satisfaction rate of 8.3 out of a possible 10.
Benefits of the Programs
The scholarship will be awarded as follows:
- £2,000 to undergraduate students who’ve achieved BBB grades or above (or equivalent international qualification)
- £1,000 to undergraduate students who’ve achieved CCC grades or above (or equivalent international qualification)
- £2,000 to students with a 2:1 who are applying for a postgraduate taught degree
- £1,000 to students with a 2:2 who are applying for a postgraduate taught degree
- £2,000 to students with a Distinction in a UK Masters degree (or international equivalent) who are applying for a postgraduate research programme
- £1,000 to students with a Merit in a UK Masters degree (or international equivalent) who are applying for a postgraduate research programme.
How to Apply for the Scholarship
For applying to these scholarships, candidates are needed to follow these steps:
Step 1: Apply for Admission
Aspirants who are willing to receive a scholarship are required to first apply for admission at the university for any undergraduate or postgraduate coursework. Students can apply online through the given link.
Step 2: Apply for a scholarship
Students accepted at the university for any undergraduate or postgraduate will be then eligible to apply for the scholarships. The students are required to fill out an online application form to qualify for the fund.
Step 3: Submit Required Documents
- High school Diploma Certificate
- School transcripts already available
- Transcripts from prior school (only if requested)
- Post-Secondary Transcription
- Official survey results
- Start / Course Vitae
- Complete our application form and submit a 500-word supporting statement outlining why you’re suitable for this scholarship.
- You will also need to submit supporting documentation, including evidence of your extra-curricular activities. This is likely to be a certificate or letter from a senior member of the organisation(s) you’ve been involved with.
- Applicants must meet the general country/study curriculum entry requirement.
- You must demonstrate English language skills and meet the general admission criteria following the country/curriculum you studied.
- The standard entry requirement for an undergraduate degree course is a minimum of two GCE A levels and three GCSEs in other subjects. Each class has specific entry requirements, which include a UCAS tariff points requirement.
As an international student, you will need permission to study in the UK. If you’re from the EU, Switzerland, Norway, Iceland or Liechtenstein and you started living in the UK on or before 31 December 2020, you can apply to the EU Settlement Scheme. If you’re coming to the UK from 1 January 2021, you will need to apply for a visa to study in the UK. The Student Route is for adult students who want to come to or remain in the UK for their post-16 education for more than six months.
Application Deadline: Open
Contact address: +44 1245 493131
University location: Cambridge Campus, East Rd, Cambridge CB1 1PT, United Kingdom