Aberdeen Global Scholarship

The Aberdeen Global Scholarship is a £2,000 tuition fee discount open to eligible self-funded international Masters students from all around the world.

Indian students are eligible for a further £3,000 reduction in tuition fees, meaning there is a total of £5,000 available.

Your scholarship will be awarded as tuition fee discount and the value of the scholarship will be included in your CAS letter.

Find out more and apply for the Aberdeen Global Scholarship


Saltire Scholarship

Scotland’s Saltire Scholarships is a programme of scholarships offered by the Scottish Government in collaboration with Scottish universities. Our chosen scholars are people who aspire to become influential leaders in their future careers. They have wide ranging interests outside their studies and a desire to broaden their personal and academic experience in Scotland.

Scholarships are available to citizens of the following countries: Canada, China (including Hong Kong), India, Japan, Pakistan or USA. 

Eligibility Criteria

  • Be a citizen of Canada, China, Hong Kong, Japan, India, Pakistan and USA. 
  • Have obtained an offer of a place to study full-time at the University of Aberdeen. On-line and distance learning courses are not eligible for funding
  • Preferably have a place on a one-year postgraduate taught masters
  • Have not previously completed undergraduate studies at a Scottish University

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

The closing date for applications is Friday, 31st July 2020 at midnight BST.


Available Funding - India

Undergraduate

AFZ Giles Scholarship

Applications are invited for the AFZ Giles Scholarship for 2020/2021 which is valued at £1,000.

Deadline: 15th of February 2021


Arnold Klopper Scholarship

Applications are invited for the Arnold Klopper Scholarship for 2020/21 which is valued at up to £1,000.

Deadline: 15th of February 2021


Beatrice Anna Percival Memorial Prize in Geology & Petroleum Geology - Department of Geology & Geophysics

Are you an undergraduate student in Geology & Petroleum Geology who loves sport?

Deadline: 19th of February 2021


Horn Family Scholarship/ICAS Foundation Programme

This scholarship is for students doing Accountancy, Finance or Management (single or joint honours) who attended North East Scotland College or certain schools across Aberdeen and the wider area. Students should preferably be in third year of their undergraduate degree.

Deadline: 15th of February 2021


Postgraduate Taught

Aberdeen Alumni Discount

20% discount is available for University of Aberdeen graduates on the full cost of a taught graduate programme and one year of a full-time research programme (two years for part time). Applies to a number of taught postgraduate programmes or first year of a full time research programme.


AFZ Giles Scholarship

Applications are invited for the AFZ Giles Scholarship for 2020/2021 which is valued at £1,000.

Deadline: 15th of February 2021


CB Davidson Fund

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

Deadline: 30th of September 2020


Aberdeen Global Scholarship


Postgraduate Research

AFZ Giles Scholarship

Applications are invited for the AFZ Giles Scholarship for 2020/2021 which is valued at £1,000.

Deadline: 15th of February 2021


Aberdeen Alumni Discount

20% discount is available for University of Aberdeen graduates on the full cost of a taught graduate programme and one year of a full-time research programme (two years for part time). Applies to a number of 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: 30th of September 2020


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.