GREAT Scholarships offer students the opportunity to receive £10,000 towards their tuition fees for a wide range of one-year taught postgraduate courses in the 2024-25 academic year at universities across the UK.
Click HERE to register to join an information session webinar to learn more about the scholarships and have direct conversations with the university.
Please visit the university pages below to find out which courses scholarships are available for 2024-24 academic year and information on how to apply.
- City, University of London
- Edge Hill University
- Keele University
- Nottingham Trent University
- Oxford Brookes University
- Royal College of Art
- Sheffield Hallam University
- The University of Manchester
- University College London
- University of Birmingham
- University of Bristol
- University of Derby
- University of East Anglia
- University of Glasgow
- University of Southampton
- University of Stirling
- University of Warwick
- University of York
What are we looking for in a GREAT scholar?
To be eligible for a scholarship, you must:
- be a citizen of Nigeria.
- have an undergraduate degree, be motivated, and have an interest in the proposed subject area.
- meet the English language requirement of the UK HEI
- establish an engagement with the UK as a scholar, through personal and academic fulfilment.
- be willing to attend a networking event of all UK based GREAT scholars, to discuss experiences and capture perceptions of studying in the UK.
- be willing to maintain contact with the British Council and their HEI and act as an ambassador for the GREAT Scholarships
- as an alumnus of the GREAT Scholarships, be willing occasionally to speak to potential candidates about their own experience of studying in the UK.
How to apply
- Visit the university page above to find out more information and then follow the link through to the university's website.
- Apply for individual scholarships following the instructions given on each universities’ scholarship webpages.
- The deadline to apply for a GREAT Scholarship varies according to each institution. For details on individual institutions’ deadlines, please see the institution page.
- Successful scholars will be informed by individual universities on the result of their applications.
- Scholarship funding will be issued to successful scholars by individual universities after registration.