For the 2022-23 academic year there are scholarships available at the following institutions. Please visit the university page below for more information and how to apply:

Aston University

Aston University is one of the leading career-focused universities in the UK, dedicated to providing real-world experience to all of our students.

University of Dundee

The University of Dundee has a core mission to transform lives locally and globally by promoting the sustainability, shaping the future through innovative design, and improving social, cultural and physical well-being.

University of Essex

The University of Essex was founded to be daring and different, we are an international community of 17,900 students from 140+ countries.

University of Glasgow

The University of Glasgow is home to 33,000 students from over 140 countries.  Read about GREAT scholarships offered in this highly-ranked Scottish university.

University of Hull

The University of Hull has a proud history of academic excellence and creating and inspiring life-changing research.

Nottingham Trent University

Nottingham Trent University (NTU) is recognised as one of the UK’s truly outstanding universities with over 3,550 students from over 150 countries.

University of Reading

The University of Reading is ranked 202 in the QS World University Rankings 2022 and has an outstanding international reputation across a range of subjects.

Teesside University

With over 90 years of teaching and learning, Teesside University's innovative courses have been developed with global industry and societal challenges in mind.

University of Westminster

Located in the heart of London, the University of Westminster is an international institution embracing global engagement in all its forms.

What are we looking for in a GREAT scholar?

GREAT scholars must:

  • be a citizen of Bangladesh
  • 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 his or her own experience of studying in the UK.

How to apply

  1. Visit the university page above to find out more information and then follow the link through to the university's website
  2. Apply for individual scholarships following the instructions given on each universities’ scholarship webpages.
  3. The deadline to apply for a GREAT Scholarship varies according to each institution. For details on individual institutions’ deadlines, please see the institution page.
  4. Successful scholars will be informed by individual universities on the result of their applications.
  5. Scholarship funding will be issued to successful scholars by individual universities after registration.