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Vice-Chancellor’s Global Scholarships

Vice-Chancellor’s Global Scholarships

Newcastle University is pleased to offer 5 Vice-Chancellor’s Global Scholarships for outstanding international applicants who apply to commence full-time undergraduate studies.

About this scholarship

Value of award

£4,000 tuition fee awards

Number of awards

5 scholarships

Start date and duration

September 2021 for the full duration of degree programme.

Application closing date

28 January 2021 and 29 April 2021


Newcastle University

Eligibility criteria

To be considered for Vice-Chancellor's Global Scholarships applicants must:

  • be assessed as international for fee purposes
  • hold an offer for an eligible undergraduate degree programme at the University's Newcastle city-centre campus for the 2021/22 academic year
  • already have or expect to receive a minimum of ABB at A Level or equivalent

Applicants of all nationalities (assessed as international for fee purposes) are eligible to apply for the VCGS awards, except for those listed below. 

Applicants from the following countries are not eligible to apply for VCGS awards as the University offers specific schemes for these countries:

  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Kenya
  • Malaysia
  • South Africa
  • Tanzania
  • Thailand
  • Turkey
  • the USA
  • Vietnam

Eligible candidates will be assessed according to evidence of academic ability, evidence of commitment to studies and quality of application. 

Further details, including a list of non-eligible courses, can be found in VCGS Undergraduate Scholarships Regulations 2021 (PDF: 95KB).

How to apply

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



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