The University of Kent offers a generous range of scholarships for international students to help them with fees and costs. They are designed to assist deserving students in completing their education. Every year, with its more than 200 scholarship programs, the University of Kent awards 3,000+ scholarships. The majority of the University of Kent scholarships are common for domestic and international incoming students.
For the academic year 2020, the university will award 300 scholarships to its incoming students, irrespective of their nationality.
Since the university is offering a plethora of scholarships, it has tried to keep its scholarship search system simple. On a single page on the website, students can explore all the University of Kent scholarships, based on their level of study, campus, tuition fee status.
International students enrolling in various undergraduate programs at the University of Kent are eligible for 50+ scholarships in 2020. These include both University of Kent scholarships and Kent faculty-based scholarships.
Some of the Kent undergraduate scholarships for international students in 2020 are tabulated below:
|International Scholarships for Undergraduate Students||GBP 8,000||Entering a UG program at Kent in 2020||May 31, 2020|
|Institute of Engineering and technology award||GBP 3,000 per year||Above 80% in class XII;|
Enrolling in Kent engineering program
|The First 500 Scholarships||GBP 2,000 per annum||Starting any UG program in 2020||October 31, 2020|
|Human Geography Sustainability Scholarship||GBP 2,000||Entering BSc Human Geography or BSc Human Geography; Year in Professional Practice at Kent in 2020||May 31, 2020|
|Kent Scholarship for Academic Excellence 2020||GBP 2,000||Satisfied entry requirements of Kent UG program||Auto-Consideration|
|DA VINCI Academic Scholarship 2020||GBP 2,000||Starting UG program in Kent School of Engineering and Digital Arts in September 2020||Auto-consideration|
For the undergraduate programs, there is a wide range of University of Kent scholarships for Kent postgraduate programs. In the academic year 2020, applicants are considered for 80+ Kent postgraduate scholarships.
Some of the Kent postgraduate scholarships are mentioned in the table below:
|Blackbaud Scholarship||GBP 5,000||Entering MA Philanthropic Studies; Achieved 2:1 first degree||June 7, 2020|
|Brussels School of International Studies (BSIS) Scholarship||GBP 6,950||Entering any MA or LLM degrees||November 2020|
|Kent Bussiness School Early Bird||10% tuition fee discount||Admitted to any PG program at Business school||Auto-consideration|
|MBA Women in Leadership Scholarship||50% tuition fees||Minimum 2:1 or First Class degree; 500-word statement||No specific deadline|
|Kent Business School Excellence Scholarship||GBP 5,000||Choosing taught MSc programs||June 30, 2020|
|Kent Business School International Research Scholarship||GBP 15,285||Achieved First 2:1 UG degree; IELTS 7.0||Auto-consideration|
To apply for the postgraduate University of Kent scholarships, eligible students are required to complete an additional scholarship application form available on the official website.
In addition to university scholarships, international students planning to pursue higher studies in the UK and at Kent are eligible for various external scholarships offered by the UK government, British Council, etc. Some of these scholarships are tabulated below:
|Chevening Scholarships||Covers tuition fees, accommodation, travel expenses|
|GREAT scholarship||GBP 10,000|
|Commonwealth Shared scholarships||Covers tuition fees, accommodation, travel fare|
|Fulbright Awards (US students)||Offers tuition fees & maintenance|
|Western Union Foundation Global Scholarship Program||Pursuing an undergraduate degree in Science. Technology, Mathematics, Engineering and Business, GBP 1,863|
Students must remember that the decisions for these scholarships are not made by the university official. They are only responsible for the selection decisions of the University of Kent scholarships.
To explore other international scholarships at the University of Kent, applicants must use the university’s “Find a Scholarship” page. At this single page, you’ll see all the University of Kent Scholarships and set filters as per your requirements. Apply for all the scholarships wisely and carefully.