Saltire Scholarship

Scotland’s Saltire Scholarships (SSS) is a substantial programme of scholarships, offered on a matched funding basis between the Scottish Government and Scottish universities.

The scheme offers up to 100 awards, each worth £4,000. These are towards the tuition fees, for any one year of full time study, on an Undergraduate, Masters or PhD course at the University of Aberdeen. The scholarships are open to student from Canada, China, India, Pakistan and the United States of America.

Please refer to Saltire Scholarships website for further information and to apply.

Closing Date: 12th May 2017


International Undergraduate Scholarship

As part of our commitment to attracting the very best students to join our diverse international community, we are delighted to offer the University of Aberdeen International Undergraduate Scholarship. This scholarship is worth one year’s tuition fee and is open to all international undergraduate students studying for 4 years or more at the University of Aberdeen (excludes Medicine). 

What does this mean?

  • If you are an international student entering into an undergraduate degree programme of at least four years duration we will offer you a scholarship equivalent to the tuition fee for your fourth year (excludes medicine)

Please refer to our website for further information and eligibility criteria, or email Paul McBean at paul.mcbean@abdn.ac.uk.


Tuition Fees and Living Costs


Sir Thomas Sutherland Scholarship

(Deadline 29 April 2017)

The University Of Aberdeen and HSBC are looking for fresh talent through a new scholarship scheme worth £99,000 over four years.

Ever thought you would make a fantastic international student in the UK? 
Are you from India, Indonesia, Thailand or Malaysia* ?
Are you the first member of your immediate family to attend university?
Do you need financial support to allow you to pursue a university education? Have you been offered a place at the University of Aberdeen starting in September 2017? 

If you have answered “Yes” to all these questions, the University of Aberdeen and HSBC are offering you the chance to win a fully funded undergraduate Scholarship for the University of Aberdeen worth £99,000 over four years, which includes tuition fees, travel and maintenance (stipend) costs.

The successful scholar will receive funding each year for the duration of their four year degree:

 

Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

Year 4

Fees*

£14,300

£14,300

£14,300

£0**

Travel

£2,000

£2,000

£2,000

£2,000

Stipend

£12,500

£12,500

£12,500

£12,500

Total

£29,300

£29,300

£29,300

£14,500


*If the tuition fee is higher than £14,300 as is the case for science degrees, the fee will be met up to the cost of £18,000
**As Fourth year students are not required to pay fees, there will be no scholarship funding for fees in that year.

If you are academically outstanding, the first member of your immediate family to attend University and have the enthusiasm and motivation to succeed academically and professionally, you could be the lucky recipient of this amazing opportunity.

An application form is available here and also includes a full list of eligible programmes, terms and conditions. Please note applicants for medicine are NOT eligible to apply.


Available Funding - India

Undergraduate

The SWSF Scholarship - Undergraduate

South West Shopfittings are delighted to offer an annual scholarship for UK based undergraduates and postgraduates of £500 to help with living expenses, materials or accommodation.

Deadline: 31st of March 2018


Postgraduate Taught

Aberdeen Alumni Discount

20% discount on one year of Postgraduate study. Applies to to all taught postgraduate programmes or first year of a full time research programme.


CB Davidson Fund

The CB Davidson fund provides limited financial support for Postgraduate students within the School of Law.

Deadline: 31st of March 2017


Commonwealth Scholarships

Commonwealth Scholarships are awarded to students from countries of the British Commonwealth. Applications should be made to the Commonwealth Scholarship Agency in the student's own country.


Donald Withrington Scholarship in Modern Scottish History

There is one Donald Withrington Scholarship in Modern Scottish History available.

Deadline: 15th of September 2017


The SWSF Scholarship - Postgraduate

South West Shopfittings are delighted to offer an annual scholarship for UK based undergraduates and postgraduates of £500 to help with living expenses, materials or accommodation.

Deadline: 31st of March 2018


Postgraduate Research

The SWSF Scholarship - Postgraduate

South West Shopfittings are delighted to offer an annual scholarship for UK based undergraduates and postgraduates of £500 to help with living expenses, materials or accommodation.

Deadline: 31st of March 2018


Aberdeen Alumni Discount

20% discount on one year of Postgraduate study. Applies to to all taught postgraduate programmes or first year of a full time research programme.


Boehringer Ingelheim PhD Scholarships

Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds Foundation for Basic Research in Medicine offers studentships to outstanding young scientists who wish to pursue an ambitious PhD project of approximately three years in basic biomedical research in an internationally leading laboratory.


CB Davidson Fund

The CB Davidson fund provides limited financial support for Postgraduate students within the School of Law.

Deadline: 31st of March 2017


EPSRC - Research Council Awards

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) operate to meet the needs of industry and society by working in partnership with universities to invest in people and scientific discovery and innovation. The knowledge and expertise gained maintains a technological leading edge, builds a strong economy and improves people's quality of life.


The Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council BBSRC - Research Council Awards

The Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) is the UK’s principal funder of basic and strategic biological research.


Commonwealth Scholarships

Commonwealth Scholarships are awarded to students from countries of the British Commonwealth. Applications should be made to the Commonwealth Scholarship Agency in the student's own country.


Donald Withrington Scholarship in Modern Scottish History

There is one Donald Withrington Scholarship in Modern Scottish History available.

Deadline: 15th of September 2017