Scholarships for International Students at University of Leicester, 2017

The University of Leicester is now accepting applications for 80 Head of College Scholarships. International students (non-EU) are eligible to apply.

University of Leicester’s aim is to be a world-class research-intensive university and deliver teaching and facilitate learning of the highest quality.

The University was founded as Leicestershire and Rutland University College in 1921. The site for the university was donated by a local textile manufacturer, Thomas Fielding Johnson, in order to create a living memorial for those who lost their lives in First World War.

Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for masters degree programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are offered within College of Social Science, Arts and Humanities, College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology and College of Science and Engineering  across the university, all offering a diverse range of courses.

Scholarship Award:

  • Maximum number of scholarships available: 25 scholarships for students from the College of Social Science, Arts and Humanities, 25 scholarships for students from the College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology or 30 scholarships for students from the College of Science and Engineering
  • Value of scholarship: £2,500

Nationality: International students (non-EU) are eligible to apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have their previous degree.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.

How to Apply: The mode of applying is by post or electronically. Application Form.

Application Deadline: There will be two deadlines for the consideration of applications during the year. If they receive an offer to study before 10th March 2017, the deadline to apply for a scholarship is 31st March 2017. If they receive their offer after this date, the deadline is 31 July.


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89 Responses

  1. David says:

    I want to be part of d scholarship

  2. Shalom Endrias says:

    Hello, my name is Shalom Endrias from Ethiopia. I’m 2 year BSC midwife student at AMU. If you are happy pleas give this chance.So,if you want to contact with me,here it is my address

  3. misker yikealo says:

    i would be happy and great full if i can study in the opportunity you create ..pleas contact me in-case of i fill-full your criteria

  4. Isaac G.Kai says:

    Thanks for such initiative for less fortunate people.we want to learn but finding it difficult due to finance.hope it works for us?

  5. Lwam Tewelde says:

    Hello my name is Lwam Tewelde.I have a BSc in Geology.I want to continue my education.Please contact me .

  6. joesean says:

    I’m interested in this. pls email me details

  7. I want a scholarship to come study there in Canada.

  8. MUNEZERO Jean de Dieu says:

    Hello, my name is MUNEZERO Jean de Dieu from Rwanda.I have bachelor’s degree in Mathematics, I could be happy if i can get the chance to study Masters program in your University.

  9. muibi ibrahim says:

    hello, i am from nigeria studied public administration on two years programme and i will be so happy if i am been shortlist for this kind opportunity

  10. Agu Emeka .H says:

    Dear sir/ madam
    Am Agu Emeka .H
    A Nigerian and 26 years of age
    Holder of Nigerian Certificate in Education(NCE). and specialized in Computer Sc/ English language and a Comedian in Nature. I deserve this program only if u can permit me. I swear you will not regret it. God Bless.


    let me have this opportunity to thank u for providing scholar study for the whole world. am EDOUARD TURATSINZE from Rwanda, soon am ending my study at university doing environmental management at saint. Lawrence university ( uganda ), may i have a chance to apply? thank u

  12. VICTOR OMOBOYE says:

    My name is Victor Omoboye from Nigeria, just finish with my secondary school cert with good grade and preparing for my Bsc Degree which i wish to study outside my country which is your reputable institutuion. I will be very happy and greatful if you can consuder me and make my dream come true by given me the scholarship. Thanks

  13. Malish David says:

    hello sir/madam,I’m South Sudanese by nationality who’s now an refugee in Bidibidi refugee camps,Yumbe District Uganda.
    I would like to continue with my studies in the university but I’m unable to do that because of the conflict in our country.
    So please I’ll very grateful if you give me that chance..
    I did physics Economics mathematics and Entrepreneur (PEM/EPs). ..I’m Malish David.

  14. ZAID AMANUEL says:



    I like to study at this University. I need your help please.

  16. Samwel Zachariah says:

    All of you fellows who posted some of your credentials up there, it ain’t the right place, they can not look for you to award you scholarships, you have to apply through the given links to fill up the forms

  17. I Want to get high education

  18. cliff says:

    20 year old namibian doing information science, i m not holding any degree yet, but i would like to study there if there is a chance for me…..
    my email:

  19. Fujah shamsudeen ajirola says:

    I will be so much glad if applicant will be granted.

  20. Fujah shamsudeen ajirola says:

    Thankz so much may d good lord grant u all your needs if my applicant be granted from you people…

  21. Getasew Alemu says:

    I really thanks your scholarships for talented, motivated and broadly interested students from developing country the opportunity to study at your University. I think the Global Initiative of your university aims to work together with scientists and entrepreneurs in developing countries to make an impact and improve people’s lives. I appreciate the way you use cutting-edge science and technology to find concrete solutions that will benefit everyone.

  22. Mazera Justine says:

    I’m Mazera Justine a Tanzanian by Nationality.

    I would like to continue with my studies through your support, I am doing Doctor of Medice.

    Contact me please

  23. Kambang Ehode says:

    Dear sir/madam
    I’m called Ehode Blandine. I’m a Cameroonian with a bachelor’s degree in nursing sciences. I’ll be grateful if I’m given the opportunity to pursue a Master’s program in your university. Thanks

  24. Al-khatib Ibtahim Taha says:

    Demande d’une boutse d’etude

  25. valentine chukwuji says:

    hello i am very happy for this opportunity you people created..I will lyk to study in your university from Nigeria

  26. Eriatu Julius says:

    Hello, I’m Eriatu Julius from Uganda, I have a BSED and I would like to be part of the scholarship particularly on the side of science and engineering, thanks will be glad to hear from the management

  27. Koutouan says:

    Thanks for the opportunity you gave of the international students. I’m Joseph I come from Ivory Coast and I want to participate at this scholarship application. Thanks to give me more information ( admission and other) by mail:

  28. Khamis Sabour says:

    I am Sabour Khamis, 2nd year student undertaking Degree in Marketing & Public Relations at Tanzania Institute of Accountancy

    I’m enthusiastically if I get opportunity to pursue in Leicester

    Your faithfully,
    Khamis Sabour
    +255 625 499 180

  29. David Gibuni says:

    I am David Gibuni from kenya, nyanza province. I live with my grandparents and i cleared my highschool year in 2015 and im looking for any viable source to fund my studies in university.

  30. Aregbesola oluwaleke says:

    Am interested in studying in leicester university 2017

  31. Saheed says:

    Thanks for sharing this scholarship opportunity

  32. Hello there, am happy to get the information. I will greatly appreciate if I snatch a chance to be part of the great brains. Am Rodrick Duncan wekesa from Kenya.


    Hi!!! i’m very happen to our institution,i’m a Guinea but ,i wanna continuous my studies with you;
    Thank you

  34. Diallo tidiane says:

    I have going Study to etranger

  35. NSHIMIYUMUKIZA Jean Claude says:

    I’d like to know how to get the student number? plz let me know the procedures.

  36. Gabriel says:

    I am Gabriel Prosper DIPOU from Central Africa Republic, 2nd year studing undertaking Degree in Accounting-managment.
    I’m enthousiastically if i get opportunity tout pursue in Leicester.
    My e-mail :


    hello I Wanted To have information about the scholarship

  38. ogbonnia chimere vincent says:

    hi, my name is ogbonnia chimere vincent am an intertional student from nigeria currently a student of agriculture and bioresources engineering at the university of nigeria. please kindly contact me via +2347031560750 or .best regards

  39. Miguel Julio says:

    I have a level 5 IVQ Advanced Technician Diploma in Electrical and Electronic Engineering, and I’m looking for a university to proceed with my studies! Would like anyone who knows a university to help me.

  40. Pius Mushi says:

    I wish so hard and I got full qualification!*but racism deter me

  41. It seems my dream want to come true

  42. hello i am interested in this scholarship

  43. My names are Enebe ogheneovo Destiny.I have B.ED in Guidance and counseling I will like to partake in the scholarship program.

  44. Prince L. Mahyee, jr says:

    Hi, I am Prince L. Mahyee, jr from Liberia . I did Accounting and Public Administration and I wish to extend my study at your university for better future. My e-mail is

  45. Email me details please

  46. Nakintu Jackline says:

    helo im Jackline from Uganda. i would like to be part of the scholarship.
    I finished my degree in Arts Social Sciences in three years

  47. Mbi Felix mbi says:

    I will like to be there if i am approved

  48. moussa tambo joane says:

    Bansoir je me nome Moussa Tambo jaone je suis centrafricain je vie a douala cameroun est ce que sa serai possible pour que je fesai partie des condidat qui vont postiler je fait 1er annee de licence en biologie. A l universite de douala merci

  49. Abbas Aliyu says:

    i am Abbas Aliyu from nigeria i am intrested for this schlarship i have pased my secondry school please help me and give me this schlarship i wish ous to be best

  50. sarthe omer kayakani says:

    salut moi c’est Sarthe omer depuis la république démocratique du Congo


    Please am intrested in the scholarship, I would love to apply for a scholarship to help me through out my undergraduate program, I have RN in nursing an would love to apply, 0701 629 7971 thanks.

  52. Andarge Tilahun says:

    I am Andarge Tilahun from Ethiopia i would like to study masters programe i have BA degree in statistics with CGPA 3.66 please giff me achance and contact me by 0928130217

  53. hello my name is dennis ansah, i would love to be a part of this great opportunity

  54. Peyo Charles says:

    I am Arupur Charles Peyo Ethiopian by nationality.I studied in Kenya BSc in Economics and Mathematics..I would like to do masters degree in either Economics policy Analysis,Economics Development and planning or Econometrics.Please I need your direction to get started with application.Is it full scholarship that applicants would not pay anything?Kindly use my email to contact me if you mind…

  55. David Mulabo says:

    hello! my name is David mulabo from D.R.congo. first of all i say thanks for this opportunity that you offer for helping people who’s in differents difficulties in their countries,families in order to continue studdying My hope is that you make greatful and realize my dream by according this request which longtime i’m expeting to. thank you

  56. ada says:

    pls update me on how to study Nursing in Canada under scholarship

  57. Anna Mwale says:

    Am a second year student studying Accounting Bsc. I would really love and appreciate if I can continue my studies there. Kindly waiting for your response..

  58. Amar says:

    Hello, Dear sir /madam
    I am AMAR ElGEILI, I like to get this chance to continue in my education program(Ms.c computer). I am 28years old.

  59. Ansumana Sedu says:

    Will be happy to have such an opportunity

  60. Melvin Jentzen says:

    Hi am Melvin Jentzen from Liberia, I hold a AA degree in Banking and Finance, since 2008, i need a scholarship to help me persuade my dream…. Am a orphan… Contact me +231886714306

  61. Barikiel Lyanga says:

    I’m Barikiel Lyanga from Tanzania i have degree of Art with education, i like to do master program in education.please give me a chance i have GPA 3.5 and my contact 0716243564



  63. Muhammed Auwal says: name is Auwal.Am 23years from Nigeria,I have a bsc.environmental biology.will love to do my Masters in your University because of its high quality research capacity

  64. camara says:

    I’m interested in this. pls email me details

  65. kamomo Boaz says:

    i am KAMOMO Boaz from RWANDA i am interested for this
    scholarship i have passed my secondary school I want to continue to study please help
    me and give me for this scholarship.

  66. Trevor says:

    Hello sir/ madam
    I am john Trevor , I would like to go to the university. Am an ND holder , and am 19 years , really need your help . Thank you .

  67. Simon says:

    I am really very much interested and eager to be part of the scholarship, improve my education and change my self, my country and contribute something to change our world. I am looking for masters scholarship in civil engineering.

  68. Omotolani oduyebo says:

    I really appreciate this opportunity and hope you are giving to people. And I want to be a part of it.. I have ND in Engineering

  69. Josephine mwambwa Mwauluka says:

    This is a great news,I would like chance this opportunity.

  70. Stephanie Bibiana says:

    Hi please am Stephanie am done with high school and currently pursuing a diploma and would complete hopefully next year I want to know if am elligle for the scholarship

  71. Godwin Antwi says:

    Godwin Antwi is my name and I’m much interested in your scholarship any vacancy available pls

  72. Metaloro halid says:

    My name is METALORO HALID from Uganda, i hold a degree in Development studies from makerere university. I would like take this chance to do my masters. My email is

  73. Rodrigue Sawadogo says:

    My name is Rodrigue Sawadogo. My dream is to study in this university. Please contact me.

  74. Pius Mushi says:

    Hahaha;this is an internet fanky:no college business there

  75. Serah kimani says:

    Im serah kimani.I9year old kenyan Nationality.Wish to further my studies because i have just completed my High school exams.

  76. Akano Jeremiah says:

    My name is Akano Jeremiah.. I studied soil science and land management.. Love to further my education..MSC in your school email is

  77. Temple Otams. says:

    My names are Temple Otams from nigeria i want to know if architecture as a course in your prestigious university and i’m interested in studying in your university, thanks.

  78. Abdul Adeniyi says:

    Hi, am a holder in computer science and going further for masters with this platform would be a dream come true. I’ll be glad, if considered. Thank you

  79. itangishaka sadiki says:

    hello my name is itangishakasadiki sadiki l have A2 certificate in computer science I would like take this chance to do diplomas my email is thanks

  80. Ganifo says:

    I am Guinean and older of bachelor degree of Sociology at University of General Lansana conte in Guinea.
    I would like to earn your scholarship to further my education.

    Thank you

  81. wahab Abou says:

    it my deeply pleasure to express my interest in your higher institutions of learning.

  82. wahab Abou says:

    Hello , it my deeply pleasure to express my interest in your higher institutions of learning.

  83. Xavier fore says:

    Iam Xavier Fore a Mozambican national. I hold a degree in English language teaching and a bachelor in Portuguese teaching. Im keen to join yr university and sit for arts or equivalent masters degree if luck goes my way.

  84. samrawi says:

    hiiiiii myname is samrawi from Eritrea. I have BA in political science and international relations. I want to continue my education in in related fields.My E- mail address is thank you for you for your cooperation.

  85. ABBAS ALIYU says:

    my name is abbas aliyu from nigeria i am intrested for this schlarship please my email

  86. Nevaeh says:

    I can’t belevie I’ve been going for years without knowing that.

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