GREAT Scholarships at the University of Manchester

The University of Manchester is offering GREAT Scholarships for the 2024-25 academic year, each worth at least £10,000.

Scholarships are available for students from:

  • Bangladesh*
  • Ghana*
  • Greece
  • Kenya*
  • Mexico
  • Nigeria

For Bangladesh, Ghana and Kenya, the scholarships are available for all full-time postgraduate taught master's programmes, except otherwise stated.

For Greece, the scholarships are for all Alliance Manchester Business School master’s courses.

For Mexico, the scholarships are for all School of Arts Languages and Cultures master’s courses.

For Nigeria, the scholarships are for all Faculty of Science and Engineering and Biology, Medicine and Health master’s courses* related to science and technology.

* Applications for MBA, MPhil, MEnt, Master of Architecture (MArch), Architecture & Urbanism (MA) and Master of Landscape Architecture (MLA), Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE), Clinical Medicine and Dentistry degrees are not eligible for the award. Applicants for the following Master’s by Research courses will not be eligible:

  • MSc by Research in Physics
  • MSc by Research Physics
  • MSc by Research in Astronomy and Astrophysics
  • MSc by Research Chemistry
  • MSc by Research Earth Science
  • MSc by Research Atmospheric Sciences
  • MSc by Research Environmental Geochemistry and Geomicrobiology
  • MSc by Research Palaeontology
  • MSc by Research Composite Materials
  • MSc by Research Corrosion and Protection
  • MSc by Research Metallic Materials
  • MSc by Research Textile Design, Fashion & Management
  • MSc by Research Condensed Matter Physics
  • MSc Research Soft Matter & Liquid Crystals Physics
  • MSc by Research Nuclear Physics
  • MSc by Research Particle Physics
  • MSc by Research Fluids and Soft Matter Physics
  • MSc by Research Chemical Engineering
  • MSc by Research Catalysis and Porous Materials
  • MSc by Research Materials
  • MSc by Research Fashion Management and Marketing
  • MSc by Research Nano and Functional Materials
  • MSc by Research Environmental Science
  • MSc by Research Textiles and Apparel
  • MSc by Research Ecology and Evolution

Why Manchester?

'The University of Manchester is one of the UK’s most famous Russell Group universities, with a rich heritage stretching back to 1824. Our story is one of world firsts including the birth of the computer and the splitting of the atom with 25 Nobel prize winners in our history including several for Economics and two for the isolation of the material of the future, Graphene. Today, we are one of the largest single site universities in the UK and our single site campus is at the heart of one of the world’s most vibrant and progressive student cities. Ranking 32nd in the world and 6th in the UK, according to QS; we are ranked the leading university in Europe in the Times Higher Education University Impact Rankings.'

Apply for a GREAT Scholarship at the University of Manchester

To find out more about GREAT Scholarships on offer and how to apply, visit the University of Manchester website. The deadline for applications is 26 April 2024.

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GREAT Scholarships

GREAT Scholarships are scholarships to UK universities across a variety of subjects, for students from 15 countries. Applications for 2024-25 are open.

GREAT Scholarships for science and technology

GREAT Scholarships for science and technology are for students who want to study a related subject at a UK university for a one-year postgraduate course.

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