We have a range of undergraduate scholarships and bursaries designed to help students classified as Rest of UK (RUK) fee status entering the University of Dundee for undergraduate study. Eligibility criteria for applicants entering for the first time in September 2019 are given below. 

The table below summarises the eligibility criteria for each of the four awards. You can find more detailed information about each award by selecting the links below the table. 

Download the full 2019/0 RUK Scholarships Key Facts if you are a 29/20 student in receipt of any of these bursaries


Academic ExcellenceRest of UK BursaryDiscover Dundee (RUK)Discover Nursing at Dundee (RUK)

Value of award

£3,000 per year of study

£2,000 per year of study

£2,000 first year of study only

£2,250 per year of study

Rest of UK (RUK) Fee Status and UK Resident

Additional Specific criteria

AAB or above at A-level or equivalent

Verified household income of less than £20,000 per annum (combined)



Excluded programmes

Medicine, Dentistry and MA (Hons) Education

Nursing and Health Sciences are excluded

All programmes except Medicine, Dentistry, Education & Social Work or Nursing & Health Sciences

Only available to students studying in Nursing & Health Sciences

September 2019 Entry 

Payment dates

3 payments – November 2018, February 2019, April 2019

2 payments – November 2018, February 2019

2 payments – November 2018, February 2019

2 payments – November 2018, February 2019