Scholarship & Bursary – University of Sussex

University of Sussex

Bursaries and Scholarship (2016)



Number of awards/ level Criteria’s Amount



25 for postgraduate taught


Holding unconditional offer by the university 50% of the International

tuition fees

Sussex graduate


Unlimited Final year Sussex undergraduate students with

either first or second upper class honours.

Chancellor’s Master


100 for a full time master


First class honours undergraduate degree from a

UK Higher education institution.

Research funding 100 PhD studentship per year Outstanding research students across all subject


Contact the research office for information on studentships.
Sussex Malaysia



Unlimited Must be self-financing student from Malaysia and

have accepted an offer for September 2016.


The scholarships relate to all full-time taught Masters degree courses at the University of Sussex (e.g. MA, MSc, LLM. MRes) excluding the following courses:



•   Masters degrees in Social Work

•   Social Work post qualifying Masters degrees

•   MSc Automotive Engineering





•  MA degrees in IDS apart from the MA Gender and Development and the MA in Climate Change and Development


Application must be received from 1st October

2015- 1st August 2016.

Sussex excellence


10 undergraduate scholarships

for qualification listed and 10 undergraduate scholarships for qualification not listed(i.e STPM, SAM,HSC, etc)

•   A Level*- AAA

•   BTEC LEVEL 3 Extended Diploma (QCF)*- Distinction, Distinction, Distinction.

•   International baccalaureate Diploma(IB Diploma)- 36 points

•   Canadian Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSC)- AAAAAB From grade 12U Or M courses.

•    University of Sussex International Study Centre International Foundation Year- Overall average of 80%.

•   Bellerby’s  College International Foundation

Year- Overall average of 80%.


*You will also be eligible if you have mixed BTEC and A Level combinations of equal ‘size’ to 3 A Levels / BTEC Extended Diploma (for example, at least a Distinction in BTEC Subsidiary Diploma (QCF) plus AA in two A Levels; or Distinction Distinction in BTEC Diploma (QCF) plus A in an A Level).


Application must be received from 1st February

The Sussex Excellence

Scholarship is worth £3,000 in Year One of a three or four year undergraduate degree:



•£1,000 cash award and £2,000 rent reduction if you are living in University- managed accommodation.




•£1,000 cash award and £2,000 fee waiver if you are not living in University- managed accommodation.




2016- 1st April 2016.
Commonwealth Shared

Scholarship Scheme – Institute of Development Studies

Postgraduate •   Be permanently resident in a developing

Commonwealth country (i.e Malaysia)

•  Commencing in September/October 2016

•   Hold, by August 2016, a first degree of at least upper second class (2:1) honours standard

•   Not have studied or worked for one (academic) year or more in a developed country

•   Be unable themselves, or through their families, to pay to study in the UK.


The deadline for receipt of applications to the

CSC’s Electronic Application System (EAS) is 1 April


Full scholarship (tuition fees at overseas level, return flights plus some other costs, living costs).