International scholarships for undergraduate students

Scholarship information for 2020 entry will be published soon.

2019/20 academic year

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.

International Excellence Scholarships

International Excellence Scholarship

We offer a range of generous scholarships worth up to £4000 per year to high achieving undergraduate international students*.

Undergraduate (Bachelor's)

  • £4000 scholarships available (x3 years)
  • £2500 scholarships available (x3 years)
  • £1000 scholarships available (x3 years)

Available to students from outside the UK and EU who are have overseas fee status.

Alumni Referral Scholarship


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 International Excellence Scholarship.
Further information Contact:

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.


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.

- 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).

Further information Contact:

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.

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

The application deadline is to be confirmed.

Further information Contact: James Ayres on or 0208 392 3703.

Esports Scholarships

We have launched a scholarship worth £1,500 a year for students with talents in esports, for those entering the University in 2019.

We are also investing in growing esports at the University, with new facilities and a student society.

To find out more and apply please visit the dedicated esports webpage.

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 2018/19 undergraduate international scholarships.