International (Non EU) students

GREAT – Newcastle University Scholarship – Thailand 2019

Value of award

Full tuition fees.

Number of awards


Start date and duration

September 2019 for one year of study.

Application closing date

30 June 2019.


This year, in partnership with the British Council and the GREAT Britain Campaign, Newcastle University is offering scholarships to students in Thailand applying for postgraduate taught courses listed below.

This scholarship scheme is part of the “GREAT Scholarships 2019 - East Asia” campaign, which has been launched by the British Council together with 28 UK universities to support more students in East Asia to get access to the excellent UK higher education opportunities.

The total value of the scholarship scheme is nearly £1 million. This scholarship scheme will offer an exciting opportunity for East Asian students wishing to get financial support to pursue study on degree levels in the UK. Students can apply for courses in subjects including engineering, law, business, art and design, biosciences, IT and more, at the 28 institutions across England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.


British Council and Newcastle University.

Eligibility Criteria

To be considered for awards applicants must:

The University awards Scholarships on the basis of academic merit and other information provided on the Scholarship application form.  To be considered for awards applicants must have or expect to receive the equivalent of an upper second class UK honours degree or above. The applicants chosen to receive the awards will be assessed according to evidence of academic ability, evidence of commitment to studies and quality of application and may be contacted for additional information.

Further details can be found in the Thailand GREAT Regulations.

How to apply

Applications must be submitted using the application form.  Other applications will not be accepted.


Tel: +44 191 208 5537/8107

Eligible Courses