University of Stirling International Postgraduate Awards
As part of their ongoing commitment to supporting academic achievement and encouraging student diversity, the University of Stirling is pleased to offer an awards scheme for international postgraduate students.
Aug 31, 2017
For entry in September 2017 International Postgraduate Awards are offered to taught postgraduate applicants who are self-funded and liable to pay tuition fees at the overseas rate. Awards are available for students domiciled in, or nationals of the following countries, subject to meeting country-specific academic criteria as outlined below:
Canada – minimum 3.3 GPA on a 4.0 scale
Ghana – minimum Second Class Honours (Upper Division)
Hong Kong – minimum Second Class Honours (Division I)
India – minimum average grade profile of 60 percent (Tier 1 Universities 55 percent)
Kenya – minimum Second Class Honours (Upper Division)
Japan – minimum average grade profile of 75 percent
Malaysia – minimum Second Class Honours (Upper Division) or 3.3 GPA on a 4.0 scale
Nigeria – minimum Second Class Honours (Upper Division)
Norway – minimum average grade profile of Grade B
Oman – minimum 3.3 GPA on a 4.0 scale
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – minimum 3.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale or 4.3 GPA on a 5.0 scale
Singapore – minimum Second Class Honours (Upper Division)
Taiwan – minimum average grade profile of 75 percent
Thailand - minimum 3.2 GPA on a 4.0 scale
USA – minimum 3.3 GPA on a 4.0 scale
Vietnam - minimum average grade profile of 75 percent
Awards are offered to students entering directly onto a full-time Masters degree programmes, delivered at the University’s Stirling campus. A separate award scheme is available to students entering via one of the University’s INTO Stirling pathway programmes.
How to Apply
Students from eligible countries will automatically be assessed for an International Postgraduate Award as part of the admissions process; there is no separate application required for this award. Students who qualify for award will be notified by Admissions, once academic offer conditions have been met. Click here to find out more.