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 2020 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. 


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 Education & Social Work

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 2020 Entry 

Payment dates

3 payments – November 2020, February 2021, April 2021

2 payments – November 2020, February 2021

2 payments – November 2020, February 2021

2 payments – November 2020, February 2021

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