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  • GREAT Scholarships 2019 – East Asia (China)


    • Publication date

      This scholarship is now closed and we cannot accept late applications. This scholarship will re-open for the 20/21 Academic Year later in 2019

    • 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, 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, Nursing and Health Sciences, Philosophy, Physics, Politics and International Relations, Pre-sessional English courses, Psychology, Social Work

    • Value


    • Level of Study


    • Mode of Study


    • Start Date

      September 2019

    • Duration

      1 year

    • Helps With

      Tuition Fees

    • Country of domicile


      Overseas: Country Overseas: China



You are able to apply for the GREAT Scholarships – China 2019 if you meet the following criteria:

  • Overseas Fee Status, which is confirmed in your Admissions Offer Letter
  • Must reside in China and hold a Chinese passport
  • Have an academic offer of entry to an eligible postgraduate programme (all programmes except programmes in the Schools of Medicine and Dentistry). Programmes also must be full time, on campus programmes – Distance Learning and Part Time programmes are excluded.

If you currently have a full scholarship from another source, you are not eligible to apply for this scholarship.

If you have a partial scholarship from another source, for example the University of Dundee Global Excellence Scholarship, then you are able to apply for this scholarship.

Further Information

logo for Great Scholarship 2019

This year, in partnership with the British Council and the GREAT Britain Campaign, The University of Dundee will be offering 2 scholarships to students in China applying for postgraduate taught courses in all subject areas except Medicine and Dentistry.

This scholarship scheme is part of the “GREAT Scholarships 2019 - East Asia” campaign, which has been launched by the British Council together with 28 UK universities to support more students in East Asia to get access to the excellent UK higher education opportunities.

The total value of the scholarship scheme is nearly £1 million. This scholarship scheme will offer an exciting opportunity for East Asian students wishing to get financial support to pursue study on degree levels in the UK. Students can apply for courses in subjects including engineering, law, business, art and design, biosciences, IT and more, at the 28 institutions across England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

For more information on the GREAT Scholarships 2019, please visit the British Council’s country website in your country. 

Key Facts Document and Terms & Conditions

Please ensure you read the Key facts document and Terms and Conditions for this scholarship.

How to Apply

To apply for this scholarship, first please ensure you meet the above eligibility criteria.

You can then download and complete the application form, returning to a.p.watson@dundee.ac.uk by the 31 March 2019.  We cannot accept applications after this date so please ensure your application is in by this date.

We will verify your passport and residential category based on the documents submitted as part of your course application, however if we are not able to verify these we may ask you to resubmit them.

We will let you know of the outcome of your application within 2 weeks of the closing date.

Due to the volume of applications we receive, if you have not heard from us within 14 days this means your application has not been successful.  We cannot provide individual feedback on your application, however all applications are reviewed by the University Scholarship panel.

Contact Us

All queries relating to this scholarship should be directed to contactus@dundee.ac.uk. All enquiries will be responded to in a timely fashion by a member of the University Enquiry Team.

If you do not have an offer of entry to the University of Dundee, then you cannot apply or be assessed for a scholarship. Please ensure you have a conditional or unconditional offer of entry before enquiring about this scholarship