Egypt

GREAT Scholarships

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

UK universities offering GREAT Scholarships

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.

Glasgow Caledonian University

Glasgow Caledonian University is a distinctive, inclusive and forward-looking university that is committed to its social mission to promote the common good.

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.

Oxford Brookes University

Oxford Brookes University offers a world-class student experience in a beautiful city with a rich history that goes back centuries.

Queen's University Belfast

Queen's University Belfast is one of the leading universities in the UK and Ireland with a distinguished heritage and history.

Swansea University

Located in the Wales, UK, Swansea University has over 3,500 international students from over 130 countries boasting a diverse and vibrant academic community.

University of Stirling

At the University of Stirling, being the difference is in our DNA. That's why we're regularly recognised across the globe for excellence in teaching, research and offering a world-class student experience.

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 Egypt.
  • 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.

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