Country: United Kingdom;

Deadline: 01.03.2017

Web-Site: gla.ac.uk




We bring together internationally-renowned experts in order to advance research in medical, veterinary and life sciences. For September 2017 academic session our College is offering 1 scholarship worth the full tuition fee of our MSc Infection Biology programme

If you study here you will benefit from our extensive scientific knowledge, state-of-the-art facilities and pioneering teaching methods. Studying at Glasgow will prepare you for a wide variety of careers that are in demand internationally, ranging from clinical medicine and veterinary medicine, to biological and environmental science.



Eligible programmes



This scholarship is open to international students applying to the MSc Infection Biology within the College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences at the University of Glasgow. Applicants will be evaluated on the basis of their application for admission and must:

  • demonstrate academic excellence and achieve grades equivalent to a degree equivalent to a UK 2:1 Hons or better


Fee type:




Level of study:

Postgraduate Taught



Full fee waiver


How to apply:


Applicants must write a 400 personal statement (approx) and email this to mrio-scholarships@glasgow.ac.uk 


The personal statement should detail

  • why you have selected the programme at the University of Glasgow
  • why you merit the funded-place (e.g academic/personal achievement)
  • how you will benefit from it (e.g. employment prospects, financial relief, etc)
  • Your personal statement should be around 400 words and include your full name and applicant number.




Applicants who have received an offer of admission by 1 March will automatically be assessed, those candidates who have been nominated for the scholarship will be emailed requesting a personal statement (if not done so already) and scholarship decisions will be made by 16 March.

We cannot guarantee that applications received after 1st March 2017 will be considered for 2017 entry. As we receive a great number of applications, prospective students are only allowed to apply once per year.

Classes start September 2017 and you may be expected to attend induction sessions the week before.


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