About these scholarships
Details will be updated for 2019 entry when they have been confirmed.
Postgraduate excellence scholarships worth £3,000 are available to graduates with a first-class degree from a UK institution who progress immediately from undergraduate to masters level study with us in 2018.
The scholarship amounts to a £3,000 discount on the standard tuition fee for full-time masters study. For part-time students it is only available for the first two years of study, with the £3,000 discount on the standard tuition fee being divided pro-rata according to the number of credits studied per year.
Who is eligible?
The Vice-Chancellor's postgraduate excellence scholarship is only available to graduates who obtain a first-class degree from a UK institution in 2017–18 academic year.
Eligible graduates must be applying to start a masters course in 2018 or for deferred entry (maximum one year).
The scholarship amounts to a £3,000 discount on the standard tuition fee for full-time masters study.
The scholarship is also open to part-time students, but only for the first two years of study, with the £3,000 discount on the standard tuition fee being divided pro-rata according to the number of credits studied per year.
This scholarship is open to students from outside of the UK/EU providing they also meet all of the criteria.
Graduates taking advantage of this scholarship will not be eligible for the standard alumni discount or any other University of Brighton postgraduate scholarship for the same course.
This scholarship is only available to eligible students on the following courses:
Accounting, economics and finance
Arts and design
Biological and biomedical sciences
Business, management and marketing
Civil engineering and construction
Education and teaching
English and linguistics
Geography, geology and environment
Nursing, midwifery and health professions
Sport and exercise
Travel, tourism and hospitality
How to apply
Eligible graduates do not need to apply separately for this scholarship – it will be awarded automatically if your application is successful and you enrol on your course.
If you are interested in studying an eligible course but are yet to apply, you should go ahead and submit your application online in the normal way. If you are offered a place, we will automatically identify you as an eligible graduate and award you the scholarship on commencement of your studies.
To be eligible for this scholarship you must apply for your course by September/October 2018.