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Sir Mark Waller Postgraduate Law Scholarships 2018-2019

Value of award

The scholarships range from £2,500 to £3,000 each and they are payable towards the tuition fees. Tuition fees for 2018 (subject to change) are as follows:

Number of awards

6 for international students, 2 for home/EU students.

Start date and duration

Commences September.

Application closing date

There is no deadline or closing date. However, interested applicants are strongly advised to apply early.


Newcastle Law School has scholarships available to international and home/EU students intending to pursue studies at Newcastle University in one of the following programmes:

The following scholarships are available:

Eligibility Criteria

The Sir Mark Waller Postgraduate Law Scholarships are awarded exclusively on academic merit in recognition of academic excellence. This includes:

Applicants must demonstrate academic excellence which is commensurate with a 2:1 Honours degree award or equivalent.

Applicants whose first language is not English and who have not undertaken any programme of study in which English is the medium of instruction will be required to show adequate language proficiency for postgraduate study in Law. Our requirement is IELTS 6.5 with at least 6.5 in writing.

How to apply

All applications will be automatically considered for a scholarship and no separate scholarship application is necessary.

For information on how to apply for a place on one of our masters programmes, please visit the postgraduate application site - we strongly recommend online applications.


For further details please contact:
Gemma Hayton
Newcastle Law School

Eligible Courses