Scholarships and financial support

    • Global scholarships
  • Global scholarships

  • September 2021 early acceptance scholarship

    Applications for this scholarship are now closed

    The deadline for our £2,000 international student scholarship for those who are commencing a degree in September 2021 has now passed. Those applicants who are eligible will receive shortly a confirmation of their scholarship by email.

    However, if you have any enquiries or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us at  scholarships@brookes.ac.uk

    See our Term and Conditions below for full eligibility criteria.

  • In order to qualify for this scholarship, you must meet the following criteria:

    1. Applicants must:
      • Have an offer from the University to begin a degree programme in September 2021 and to have accepted this offer by 15 April 2021.
      • Have made payment of any tuition fee deposit by 15 April 2021 where applicable. Please read the terms of your offer carefully if a deposit is required.
    2. Applicants must be new, full-time, international fee-paying students commencing full 3 or 4-year undergraduate degrees (including year 2 or year 3 entry and Integrated Foundation Courses) or full 1 or 2-year postgraduate degrees. Unfortunately this scholarship does not apply to students under home/EU fees.
    3. The scholarship will only be available to students commencing a degree in September 2021.
    4. The scholarship scheme will not apply to:
      • Pre-sessional programmes in English Language
      • 1-year stand-alone Foundation Programmes including:
        • International Foundation Diploma
        • Foundation in Art and Design
      • Pre-Master’s programmes (excluding the Two Year Master's Programme which will be included in the scheme)
      • Modular associate programmes or exchange programmes
      • Diploma courses
      • Certificate courses
    5. Students are not able to claim this scholarship in conjunction with any other funding offered by Oxford Brookes.

  • EU Student Support Scholarship 2021

    At Oxford Brookes, we deeply value our students from the EU and we will continue to do all we can to welcome EU students long into the future. 

    We are therefore delighted to announce that we will be offering scholarships of £4,000 to all EU students who wish to join our degree programmes in the academic year 2021/22. If you meet the criteria, this scholarship will be applied automatically as a discount to your tuition fees across all years of study.

    View the full eligibility criteria below.

  • In order to qualify for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:

    1. Applicants must:
      • have an offer from the University to begin a degree programme in the academic year 2021/22 and to have firmly accepted that offer
      • be a passport holder of an EU country / have EU nationality
      • be an international fee-paying student
      • be studying a full time 3 or 4 year undergraduate degree (including Foundation programme, year 2 or year 3 entry), a full 1 or 2 year postgraduate degree (including a Pre-master programme) or a 3 year postgraduate research degree primarily delivered at an Oxford Brookes campus.
    2. The scholarship will only be available to students commencing a degree in the academic year 2021/22. This includes both September 2021 and January 2022 entry points.
    3. Students are not able to claim this scholarship in conjunction with any other funding offered by Oxford Brookes University.
    4. Unfortunately this scholarship does not apply to students who qualify to pay Home (UK) fees.
    5. The scholarship will be applied as a tuition fee discount.
    6. This scholarship does not apply to placement years.
    7. This scholarship is not available to ACP students.
    8. This scholarship is not available to students where the Home and Overseas fee are the same level.
    9. This scholarship is not available to distance learning students.

    Please note that if you are applying for a PG Diploma or Certificate that the level of the award will be commensurate with the lower programme fee. Please contact scholarships@brookes.ac.uk for more information.


  • GREAT Scholarships 2021

    Applications for this scholarship are now closed

    The deadline for our two £10,000 GREAT Scholarships have now passed.

    This Scholarship scheme is part of the GREAT Scholarship 2021 programme, which is an initiative by the British Council and the UK Government, designed to attract some of the brightest postgraduate students from around the world to study at more than 40 British universities in the 2021-22 academic year.

    The GREAT Scholarship 2021 programme offers an exciting opportunity for students from Bangladesh, China, Egypt, Ghana, India, Indonesia, Kenya, Malaysia, Mexico, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Thailand to get financial support to pursue postgraduate study in the UK. Students can apply for courses in a range of subjects, at the 40 institutions across England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

    Applicants will be informed of the outcome once the selection process has taken place in June 2021.

    However, if you have any enquiries or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us at scholarships@brookes.ac.uk.

    See our Term and Conditions below for full eligibility criteria.

  • In order to qualify for this scholarship, you must meet the following criteria:

    1. Applicants must:
      • be a passport holder of Malaysia or mainland China
      • hold an offer from us for a postgraduate taught course starting in September 2021
      • meet the University's English Language requirements

    For more information on the GREAT Scholarship for the 2021-22 academic year, please visit the British’s Council website for China or  Malaysia.


  • Commonwealth shared scholarship 2021

    Applications for Commonwealth scholarships are now closed

    Four fully funded Commonwealth Shared Scholarships for Oxford Brookes University applicants, for courses such as MA Development and Emergency Practice, MA International Relations, MPH Public Health, MSc Data Analytics or MSc Infrastructure Planning and Sustainable Development starting in September 2021.

    Applicants will be informed of the outcome once the selection process has taken place in June 2021.

    However, if you have any enquiries or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us at scholarships@brookes.ac.uk

    See our Term and Conditions below for full eligibility criteria.

  • In order to apply for this scholarship you must meet the following criteria:

    • Hold an offer from Oxford Brookes University for September 2021.
    • Be a citizen of or have been granted refugee status by an eligible Commonwealth country, or be a British Protected Person.
    • Be a permanent resident in an eligible Commonwealth country.
    • Be available to start your academic studies in the UK, or remotely if required, by the start of the UK academic year in September/October 2021.
    • By September 2021, hold a first degree of at least upper second class (2:1) standard, or a second class degree and a relevant postgraduate qualification (usually a Master’s degree).
    • Not have studied or worked for one (academic) year or more in a high income country.
    • Be unable to afford to study at a UK university without this scholarship.
    • Have provided all supporting documentation in the required format.

    Eligible Commonwealth countries include:

    Bangladesh, Cameroon, Eswatini, The Gambia, Ghana, India, Kenya, Kiribati, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Nigeria, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Tuvalu, Uganda, Vanuatu, Zambia