Regional Scholarships

Students in a lecture

We are offering assistance to workers left unemployed as a result of the downturn, specifically in the UK oil and gas sector by offering a 20% discount across a range of postgraduate energy programmes.

The offer is open to people who live in Aberdeen City or Shire and have been working in the oil and gas sector.

The discount applies to full-time and part-time programmes starting in September 2017 (and some starting in January 2018) spanning several disciplines including engineering, business, law, geosciences, natural and computing sciences, and biological sciences.

Business
Law
Politics
Engineering
Geosciences
Chemistry
Biological Sciences

Come and talk to us

Our Postgraduate Open Day is the perfect time to speak to staff about your options, meet current students and find out about funding opportunities. Come along to the William Guild Building, King's College Campus on Thursday 27th April from 3.30pm to 7.30pm to find out more.

Terms and Conditions

  • You will live in an Aberdeen City or Aberdeenshire postcode and have been working in the oil and gas sector
  • You must apply and be accepted for an eligible programme
  • When applying online you must upload a separate document evidencing how the downturn in the oil and gas sector has resulted in your unemployment
  • You must not be eligible to receive any other University scholarship or discount
  • Distance Learning routes are not eligible

If you have any queries please contact pgadmissions@abdn.ac.uk