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    Alumni Scholarship 2020/21


    • Fee Status

      EU, Overseas, Rest of UK, Scottish

    • Subject

      Anatomy / Forensic Anthropology / Forensic and Medical Art, Architecture and Urban Planning, Art and Design, Biological/Biomedical Sciences, Biomedical Engineering, Business (Accountancy / Economics / Finance / International Business), Civil Engineering, Computing, Dentistry, Education, Electronic Engineering, Energy Petroleum and Mineral Law and Policy, English, Geography / Environmental Science, History, Law, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Philosophy, Physics, Politics and International Relations, Psychology, Social Work

    • Value

      Up to £3,000

    • Level of Study


    • Mode of Study


    • Start Date

      September 2020, January 2021

    • Duration

      1 year

    • Country of domicile

      UK: England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales

      EU: Available for 27 countries. See all countries

      Country EU: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden

      Overseas: Available for 170 countries. See all countries

      Country Overseas: Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Burkina Faso, Burma, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Congo, Congo (Democratic Republic), Costa Rica, Cuba, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Fiji, Gabon, Georgia, Ghana, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hong Kong, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Qatar, Russia, Rwanda, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome and Principe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Africa, South Korea, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, St Kitts and Nevis, St Lucia, St Vincent, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, The Bahamas, The Gambia, The Occupied Palestinian Territories, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United States, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vatican City, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe



The University of Dundee provides up to £3,000 for Alumni Students, and is available to applicants who meet the following criteria:

  • Have applied to study a full (180 credit) postgraduate taught programme starting in September 2020 or January 2021. Applicants to the Professional Doctorate Programmes can apply but if awarded will receive this scholarship in Year 1 only
  • If you are returning to study an Undergraduate programme, a Postgraduate taught programme which is less than 180 credits, a Distance Learning Programme, or a Postgraduate Research Programme then unfortunately you are not eligible – please read out Key Facts Document for more information on this.
  • Have graduated from the University of Dundee, having previously completed a full undergraduate or postgraduate taught degree, OR;
  • If you have not graduated from the University of Dundee, but an immediate family member has, then you are eligible to apply for this scholarship. Please read the “Do I have to apply?” section below for further information.

Further Information

The Academic Excellence Scholarship is available to you if you are an undergraduate student entering your first year of study at the University of Dundee.

The value of the scholarship is £3,000 per year of study and to continue to receive this scholarship each academic year, you will need to meet progression criteria as determined by the University.

Please ensure you read the Alumni Key Facts document 2020-21 for this scholarship, which provides further information and details any exclusions.

The University of Dundee Scholarship Terms and Conditions also apply to all students, so please ensure you are familiar with these. There is also the University of Dundee Scholarship and Bursary FAQ's which will answer any queries you have.

Do I have to apply?

If you are a current student at the University of Dundee, and are continuing your postgraduate taught studies with us, then this scholarship will be automatically added to your record.

If you are not a direct graduate, but someone in your immediate family has graduated from the University of Dundee, then please get in touch with contactus@dundee.ac.uk. You will need to provide your current application reference, alongside evidence of your relationship to the Alumni Student and a copy of their student ID reference or their degree certificate.

Contact Us

If the answer to your enquiry is not included in our Key Facts Document or Terms and Conditions, please get in touch with our Enquiry Team at contactus@dundee.ac.uk. We will need your Application ID number, or if you have not yet applied please ensure you provide enough information to allow us to answer your enquiry.