Undergraduate Merit Award

Details

Name
Undergraduate Merit Award
Awards
Multiple
Level
Undergraduate
Nationality
International students
Availability

We have partial scholarships worth £1500-£3,000 available for self-funded students domiciled in the countries listed below, who will starting a programme of study at Heriot-Watt University in September 2020:

India, Nepal, Nigeria and Pakistan.

Entry date
September 2020

Eligibility

In order to be eligible for this award, you must be:

  • Domiciled in one of the countries listed above at the time of application and classified as an overseas student for fee purposes starting a full-time on-campus programme of study
  • Self-funding your course
  • Holding an offer to study a full-time undergraduate degree course starting in September 2020.

Applicants who defer their offers beyond September 2020 will not be eligible

The scholarship is applied as a discount to the tuition fee and cannot be used in place of the deposit.

You are not eligible if you have discounted tuition fees from a partner university or are in receipt of another scholarship. 

Selection process

The number of scholarships is limited and they are offered on a first-come, first-served basis.  You will be automatically considered for the scholarship if you meet the academic criteria.

There is no additional application process for this scholarship.

Academic criteria

Please note these are a guide only and the final decision will be taken by the admissions team.

India
70% and above in High School Certificate eligible for GBP 1500
80% and above in High School Certificate eligible for GBP 3000

Nepal:
70% and above in High School Certificate eligible for GBP 1500
80% and above in High School Certificate eligible for GBP 3000

Nigeria:
70% and above in each subject at Cambridge A Levels or at HW DEP or Foundation programme for GBP 1500 
80% and above in each subject at Cambridge A Levels or at HW DEP or Foundation programme for GBP 3000

Pakistan:
75% and above in High School Certificate eligible for GBP 1500
85% and above in High School Certificate eligible for GBP 3000

Details for your visa

The scholarship amount will be shown on the Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS) which is issued for your Tier 4 Student Visa application.


Entry Date: September 2020