• Description:

    Scholarship overview
    Degree level

    Postgraduate taught, Master's research

    £15,000 towards tuition fees

    Number of awards

    Academic year

    Tuition fee status

    Mode of study
    Full time

    Available to
    Prospective students

    Application deadline

    Available to applicants in the following departments
    Brain Sciences
    Business School
    Centre for Environmental Policy
    Centre for Languages, Culture and Communication
    Chemical Engineering
    Civil and Environmental Engineering
    Earth Science and Engineering
    Electrical and Electronic Engineering
    Immunology and Inflammation
    Infectious Disease
    Institute of Clinical Sciences
    Life Sciences
    Mechanical Engineering
    Metabolism, Digestion and Reproduction
    National Heart and Lung Institute
    School of Public Health
    Surgery and Cancer

    Eligibility criteria
    To be considered for a GREAT – Imperial College London Scholarship you must:

    be a citizen of Ghana, Greece, Malaysia and Mexico
    have been classified as Overseas for fee status
    apply for a one-year full-time Master's course
    have received an offer of admission to study for a one-year full-time Master's Course from the Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Business School or Science Communication Unit by Wednesday, 13 March 2024
    be available to commence your academic studies in the UK by the start of the UK academic year in September/October 2024

    You are not eligible if:

    You hold dual British citizenship
    You apply for an MBA course
    Your course is an on-line/distance learning course
    The duration of your course is longer than one year
    Additional requirements
    In addition to the above eligibility, applicants who are awarded this scholarship will be required to have met College English entry requirements (Pre-sessional English courses are not supported by this programme) by 30 June 2024. If you have not met the English entry requirements yet, please make the necessary arrangements as soon as possible to ensure you meet this requirement by 30 June 2024.

    Please visit our English language requirements page here for further information.


    Please note: This scholarship is not available to continuing students.

    Application process
    Stage 1: Apply for a one-year full-time Master's course at Imperial College London

    You must submit an application for a master’s course through the standard College application procedure and have an offer of admission by the deadline of 11:59 pm (UK local time), Wednesday, 13 March 2024.

    Application fee

    If you’re applying for a postgraduate course at Imperial, you may need to pay an application fee. For information on application fees and to check if you're eligible for an application fee waiver, please go here.

     Stage 2: Eligible candidates will be invited to apply for the scholarship

    During the week commencing 24 March 2024, eligible students who have received an offer of admission to study at the College for 2024 entry will be contacted via email and invited to complete a GREAT Scholarship application form.

    Additional information
    How much is it worth?
    Each  GREAT – Imperial College London Scholarship - 2024 is worth:

    £15,000 towards tuition fees 
    The scholarship can only be used towards tuition fees.

    How many scholarships are available?
    There are four awards in total (one each for Ghana, Greece, Malaysia and Mexico applicants). 

    Outcome of the award
    The successful candidates will be notified by email no later than mid-June 2024.  If you have not heard from us by this date, please assume you have been unsuccessful in your application.

    Please note that the successful scholars will be expected to meet informally with the donors on occasions, and will be required to submit a short statement of progress each year that will be shared with the donors.

    This award is for students starting in the academic year 2024-25 and cannot be deferred.  All scholarships are awarded subject to students accepting award Terms and Conditions.

    About the GREAT Scholarship scheme
    The GREAT Scholarships 2024 programme, launched by the British Council together with 72 UK universities, supports postgraduate students from Bangladesh, China, Egypt, Ghana, Greece, Kenya, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Nigeria, Pakistan, Thailand, Turkey and Vietnam to access world-class UK higher education opportunities.

    Students can apply for courses in a range of subjects, at the 72 institutions across England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.


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