GREAT Scholarships

GREAT Scholarships offer students the opportunity to receive £10,000 towards their tuition fees for a wide range of one-year taught postgraduate courses in the 2024-25 academic year at universities across the UK.

For the 2024-25 academic year, postgraduate scholarships are available to students from Turkey at the following institutions.

Please visit the university pages below to find out which courses scholarships are available for and information on how to apply.

UK universities offering GREAT Scholarships

Anglia Ruskin University

Learn about the GREAT Scholarships on offer at Anglia Ruskin University, one of the largest modern universities in the east of England, with four faculties and six research institutes.

Brunel University London

Learn about the GREAT Scholarships on offer at Brunel University London, a university combining a technical focus with research excellence.

Cardiff University

Learn about GREAT scholarships on offer at Cardiff University, one of Britain's leading research universities with a diverse student population.

Edinburgh Napier University

Learn about the GREAT Scholarships on offer at Edinburgh Napier University, a university with three campuses in Edinburgh offering advanced facilities for learning, teaching and research.

Goldsmiths, University of London

Learn about GREAT Scholarships on offer at Goldsmiths, University of London, internationally renowned for its creative and innovative approach to teaching and research.

Loughborough University

Learn about the GREAT Scholarships on offer at Loughborough University, a university with a 523-acre single-site campus that is home to around 18,000 students from over 130 countries.

Newcastle University

Learn about the GREAT Scholarships on offer at Newcastle University, a world-class university advancing knowledge, providing creative solutions, and solving global problems.

University of Hull

Learn about the GREAT Scholarships of offer at the University of Hull, a proud history of academic excellence and creating and inspiring life-changing research.

University of Kent

Learn about the GREAT Scholarships on offer at the University of Kent, a great choice for students keen to sharpen their skills and advance their career.

University of Leeds

Learn about the GREAT Scholarships on offer at the University of Leeds. The city is vibrant and student-friendly. The campus has world-class facilities.

University of Nottingham

Learn about the GREAT Scholarships on offer at the University of Nottingham, one of the world's top 70 universities for employability.

What are we looking for in a GREAT scholar?

GREAT scholars must:

  • be a citizen of Turkey.
  • 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 their 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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