Future Student Updates (COVID-19)

Scholarships and Discounts

Foundation and Year One Bursary

If you are an offer holder interested in joining the Global Study Centre in January or September 2021 you can get a £2,000 discount on your tuition fees. Check the list of countries below and the eligibility criteria to see if you're eligible for this award.

Value
A £2,000 discount will be deducted from your second semester fees of study at the Global Study Centre.

How to apply
You can obtain this discount by completing the full acceptance form on your offer letter and paying your deposit. Payments can be made via bank transfer or via the online payment portal.

Eligibility

  • To be eligible for the scholarship you must hold an offer to study at Global Study Centre from January 2021 or September 2021
  • You must be a self-funded student on a full-time course for 2021 entry
  • The award is not available for students who have already begun their studies at Global Study Centre or University of Leicester
  • Only applicants who have been assessed as overseas students for tuition fee purposes can access this award

Eligible countries

  • Bangladesh
  • Botswana
  • Brunei
  • China
  • Cote d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast)
  • Ghana
  • Hong Kong SAR
  • Indonesia
  • Kenya
  • Liberia
  • Malaysia
  • Malawi
  • Mauritius
  • Myanmar
  • Nepal
  • Nigeria
  • Pakistan
  • Sri Lanka
  • Taiwan
  • Tanzania
  • Thailand
  • Uganda
  • Vietnam
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe

India Foundation and Year One Bursary

If you are an offer holder from India interested in joining the Global Study Centre in January or September 2021 you can get a £3,000 discount on your tuition fees. Check the eligibility criteria below to see if you're eligible for this award.

Value
A £3,000 discount will be deducted from your second semester fees of study at the Global Study Centre.

How to apply
You can obtain this discount by completing the full acceptance form on your offer letter and paying your deposit. Payments can be made via bank transfer or via the online payment portal.

Eligibility

  • To be eligible for the scholarship you must hold an offer to study at Global Study Centre from January 2021 or September 2021.
  • You must be a self-funded student on a full-time course for 2021 entry.
  • The award is not available for students who have already begun their studies at Global Study Centre or University of Leicester.
  • You must be from India.
  • Only applicants who have been assessed as overseas students for tuition fee purposes can access this award.

Progression Scholarships

Leicester Global Study Centre and the University of Leicester are delighted to launch the Progression scholarships available to students who successfully progress to their University of Leicester course. You don't need to do anything to apply for this bursary. If you're eligible for it, you'll be awarded the discount automatically. Check the list of countries and award criteria on each scholarship page below to see if you're eligible for one of these awards.

All courses
Principal award: 10% off tuition fees for each year of full-time study at the University, up to a maximum of three years.
Eligibility: awarded to the top 10% performing students on each pathway stream.

Global Study Centre High Achiever’s Award: £2,500 as a reduction in tuition fees for each year of full-time study at the University, up to a maximum of three years.
Eligibility: awarded to the top performing student from each Foundation pathway.

Science and Engineering related courses
CSE UG Scholarships Scheme: This will be open to Global Study Centre students progressing in Sept 2021. To be eligible for the £3,000 scholarship students must be from one of the listed countries and meet their progression requirements (50%). For more information and for the list of eligible countries please visit the website.

Business related courses

ULSB UG Scholarship Scheme – Worth £2,000 (per year of full-time study). This will be open to Global Study Centre students on the International Year One Management and Economics and Management pathways progressing to ULSB courses in Sept 2021 (Politics and Economics BA is not included). To be eligible students must meet their progression criteria and be from one of the listed countries. They must also meet all the other conditions listed on the website.

ULSB India Academic Excellence Scholarship Scheme – Worth £3,000 (per year of full-time study). This will be open to Global Study Centre students on the International Year One Management and Economics and Management pathways progressing to ULSB courses in Sept 2021 (Politics and Economics BA is not included). To be eligible students must meet their progression criteria and be from India. They must also meet all the other conditions listed on the website.