International scholarships for undergraduate students

Below is a range of scholarships that you may be eligible to apply for. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you need more information about them or would like advice on other funding opportunities.

If you are a prospective undergraduate student from the UK or elsewhere in the EU, then please visit our UK/EU scholarships page.

The information on this page is subject to change, so please check back regularly for updates.

Vice Chancellor's International Scholarship Scheme

All eligible undergraduate students from outside the UK or EU who achieve qualifications on entry meeting the criteria outlined on the table below will receive a substantial award from the Vice Chancellor's International Scholarship Scheme.

Eligibility

Undergraduate students from outside the UK or EU applying to study a full time Bachelors degree on campus. Applicants must fulfil the criteria listed below. Study abroad and exchange students are not eligible. 

Band A Band B
English Language qualification 6.5 IELTS or equivalent* 6.0 IELTS to include 6.0 in writing*
International Baccalaureate 27 points 25 points
TOEFL iBT 89 80
UK A-levels 320 tariff points 280 tariff point
International qualifications High academic achievement* Good academic achievement*
Amount

Band A: £1,000 fee discount for 2018/19 entry.

Band B: £500 for fee discount for 2018/19 entry.
Application You do not need to apply for this scholarship – eligibility is assessed automatically.
Combinations This scholarship can only be combined with the Santander Scholarships, Scholarship for Sporting Excellence and Roehampton Music Scholarship.
Further information Contact: scholarships@roehampton.ac.uk

Alumni Referral Scholarship

Eligibility

International students enrolling on a full-time undergraduate or postgraduate degree programme who have been referred by an alumnus of the university who holds a full Roehampton qualification or who studied here on an exchange/study abroad programme. Applicants must be enrolling in a programme which is taught on campus.

This scholarship cannot be applied to students enrolling on a short course, including Pre-sessional, International Foundation Certificate, Pre-masters Certificate, Foundation Degree or CPD. 

Amount 20% tuition fee discount.
Application Complete the alumni referral form and upload to your online application under 'any other supporting documents' section.
Combinations This discount is not available in conjunction with the Vice Chancellor's International Scholarship Scheme and would be given instead of the VC Scholarship (currently £1,000 and £500).
Further information Contact: scholarships@roehampton.ac.uk

Roehampton Music Scholarship

The University of Roehampton offer music scholarships to enable undergraduate and postgraduate students meet some of the costs of developing their talents through lessons, courses, or the purchase of relevant equipment (instruments/strings/sheet music etc.). In return, music scholars enhance the cultural life of the University through performances and enrich their colleges by being available for events chosen by College Heads.

Eligibility

The scholarships are open to all full-time Roehampton students from all disciplines.
The successful candidates have to:
– Support the promotion of music at Roehampton;
– Collaborate with other musicians at Roehampton;
– Be willing to perform each term at Roehampton, both at fixed events in their respective colleges and for events in the University calendar (exclude those on extended study abroad).

Applicants must be enrolling in a programme which is taught on campus.

Amount Up to £1200 cash award.
Application

- A statement detailing why you should be considered and what the funds will be used for;

- CV outlining your musical experience to date;

- An audition (instrument/voice).

Combinations This scholarship can only be combined with Vice-Chancellor's International Scholarship.
Further information Contact: MusicDirector@roehampton.ac.uk

Scholarship for Sporting Excellence

The University is dedicated to giving its students the opportunity to play sports at all levels. We recognise the difficulties students encounter trying to balance academic studies with training and competition schedules. Alongside the scholarship, we offer a support network designed to encourage talented sports men and women to meet their full potential in their academic studies, as well as their chosen sport. 

Eligibility The scholarships are open to all full-time Roehampton students. Applicants must be enrolling in a programme which is taught on campus.
Amount – The scholarships range from £500 - £1500 per year of study.
– Additional support to help you to manage your academic studies with your sporting activities.
– ROEActive gym membership.
Application

See the Scholarship for Sporting Excellence page for full details and the application form.

The application deadline is to be confirmed.

Combinations This scholarship can only be combined with Vice-Chancellor's International Scholarship.
Further information Contact: James Ayres on  j.ayres@roehampton.ac.uk or 0208 392 3703.

We reserve the right to adjust the value, volume and eligibility criteria of our scholarship and bursary programmes.

All scholarships offered by Roehampton are awarded based on you completing the year of study for which they are granted. If you withdraw or interrupt your studies during the course of an academic year, you will only be entitled to the proportion of scholarship that relates to the period that you have completed, and will become liable for any tuition fee shortfall as a result.

View information on our 2017/18 undergraduate international scholarships.