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  • University of Bath

    Sanctuary Scholarship

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    For the 2021/22 academic year, the University of Bath will offer two Scholarships:

    • the Appleton Sanctuary Scholarship
    • the Marie Morley Sanctuary Scholarship

    for taught postgraduate master’s students who are seeking asylum in the UK, consisting of:

    • a fee waiver covering the full cost of tuition fees
    • a bursary up to £15,285

    The bursary is designed to help with course-related and living costs, and not with wider costs, for example, legal fees.

    You can apply for a Sanctuary Scholarship if you hold one of the following eligible immigration statuses before submitting your application to study at Bath. This is either in your own right or as a dependent of someone with this status:

    • UK asylum seeker
    • UK discretionary leave to remain (as a result of an asylum application)
    • UK limited leave to remain (as a result of an asylum application)
    • recently granted humanitarian protection (as a result of an asylum application)

    You must also be:

    • a new taught postgraduate student starting studies in 2020
    • resident in the UK
  • Details at a glance

    United Kingdom
    No deadline has been announced
    Full scholarship for the full period of studies
    There is no age limit
  • Requirements

    Targeted nationalities
    Targeted Country of Asylum
    United Kingdom
    Accepted status documentation
    Asylum seeker certificate
    Language of Instruction
  • More details about this opportunity

    • Duration of support provided
      For the duration of studies
    • What is covered in this program
      Bursary up to £15,285, designed to help with course-related and living costs
    • Is the student allowed to work while studying?
  • For further questions contact the scholarship provider

  • Additional note

    The University of Bath was established on Claverton Down in Bath in 1966. We are a campus university in the South West of England. Bath is only 1 hour and 25 minutes away from London by train.

    We offer courses in engineering, humanities, management, science and social science.

  • Disclaimer

    The content presented on this site has originated from the third party providers. UNHCR is not responsible for the application process or oversight of the opportunities presented here. Questions on a particular opportunity should be directed to the relevant provider.

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