Al-Maktoum College Hamdan Bin Rashid scholarship (September 2023)

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Level of study
Full time
Starting date
1 September 2023
Fee status

Closing date

Monday 31 July 2023 at 23:59 (UK time)





Additional requirements


The University of Dundee is pleased to announce a new living support award for 2023/24, in conjunction with Al-Maktoum College Dundee.

To be eligible for the scholarship, you must:

  • Have either a conditional or unconditional offer to study:
    • International Business and Islamic Finance MSc
    • Islamic Banking and Finance MSc
    • Islamic Banking, Finance and International Business MSc
    • Islamic Finance MSc
  • Be starting your course in September 2023
  • Have been awarded the University of Dundee Global Excellence Scholarship

Further information

In partnership with the University of Dundee, Al-Maktoum College Dundee is providing living support bursaries for applicants joining an MSc Islamic Finance course in the 2023/24 academic year.

If you have already received the Al-Maktoum Living Support Bursary, you are not eligible to be considered for the Hamdan Bin Rashid award.

There are 8 awards available

  • 4 for September 2023 starts
  • 4 for January 2024 starts

The award is worth £6,000(10 x £600) and is paid monthly after you enrol on your course.

The award is paid directly into your UK bank account and is not discounted from your tuition fee balance. 

How to Apply

There is no separate application form for this scholarship as the University will review all offer holders who have received the Global Excellence scholarship.

We may invite you to submit a personal statement to support our decision.

  • For applicants starting their course in September 2023 - to be considered for the award, you must have an Unconditional offer before 31 July 2023
Contact us

If you have any other questions, please email 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.

To contact Al-Maktoum College, please email