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  • University of Dundee Global Excellence Scholarship (Taught Postgraduate)


    • Fee Status


    • Subject

      Anatomy / Forensic Anthropology / Forensic and Medical Art, Architecture and Urban Planning, Archives and Record Management, Art and Design, Biological/Biomedical Sciences, Biomedical Engineering, Business (Accountancy / Economics / Finance / International Business), Careers, Civil Engineering, Community Learning and Development, Computing, Dentistry, Education, Electronic Engineering, Energy Petroleum and Mineral Law and Policy, English / Creative Writing / Film Studies, European Studies, Geography / Environmental Science, History, Languages, Law, Liberal Arts, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Philosophy, Physics, Politics and International Relations, Pre-sessional English courses, Psychology, Social Work

    • Value

      £5,000 (entry year only)

    • Level of Study


    • Mode of Study


    • Start Date

      September 2018, January 2019

    • Duration

      12 months

    • Helps With

      Tuition Fees

    • Country

      UK: England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales

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

      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, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, The Bahamas, The Gambia, 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



  • To be eligible an applicant must:
    • Have been classified as Overseas fee status by the University of Dundee
    • Have met all the academic conditions attached to their offer of admission for entry to the University of Dundee
    • Have obtained the qualification specified in the scholarship offer
  • This scholarship is available for each year of study in which tuition fees are due. The Scholarship will be deducted from the published tuition fee for the intended academic entry year and will only be paid once for each level of the course.
  • The value of the Scholarship is £5000 in the entry year only for overseas fee-status applicants matriculating with entry qualifications at UK 1st Class Honours Degree or equivalent (the "PG1 Applicants"). PG1 Applicants will be automatically eligible for the Scholarship so there is no need to apply. However, award of the Scholarship shall be: (i) subject to availability; and (ii) at the sole discretion of the University of Dundee (the "UoD").
  • The value of the Scholarship is £5000 in the entry year only for overseas fee-status applicants matriculating with entry qualifications lower than UK 1st Class Honours Degree or equivalent (the "PG2 Applicants") who have applied for and have been awarded the Scholarship. In general, applications will be considered from applicants with entry qualifications of UK 2nd Class Honours Degree up to UK 1st Class Honours Degree or equivalent with evidence of wider achievement. PG2 Applicants must apply for the Scholarship following receipt of a conditional or unconditional academic offer from the UoD. Instructions on how to apply will be sent shortly after the formal academic offer email. Scholarships (in respect of the PG2 Applicants) will be awarded to students based on their academic performance to date, their formal application and the content of their Scholarship application form.

Further Information

Further information will also be sent with the formal offer letter.

Download the terms and conditions of the Postgraduate Global Excellence Scholarship.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this scholarship, please email contactus@dundee.ac.uk

How to Apply

If you have applied for an eligible course, you will receive a scholarship application form by email after you have received your offer.

  • The Scholarship will be awarded automatically to applicants who matriculate with entry grades equivalent to UK 1st Class Honours Degree.
  • Applicants who expect to matriculate with a lower degree classification should apply to be considered for this scholarship.