South Asia Scholarship

The University has partial scholarships for self-funding students from India, Bangladesh, Nepal or Sri Lanka.

About the scholarship

We have a limited number of scholarships for self-funding students from South Asia starting a course at Edinburgh Napier in September 2022 and January 2023. The scholarship is tenable for one academic year.

September 2022

For applications received by the 30th of April 2022, and a deposit of £3,500 paid before the 31st of May, applicants will be eligible for an Early Bird scholarship of £2,000. Applications and deposits submitted after these dates will be eligible for a scholarship worth £1,000.

January 2023

For applications received by the 10th of October 2022, and a deposit of £3,500 paid before the 31st of October 2022, applicants will be eligible for an Early Bird scholarship of £2,000. Applications and deposits submitted after these dates will be eligible for a scholarship worth £1,000.

Please note; All scholarships are subject to availability. We have a limited number of awards, so not all eligible applicants will be successful in receiving a scholarship.

Eligibility

To be eligible for this award, you must be: 

  • living in India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal at the time of application 
  • self-funding your course 
  • holding an offer to study a bachelor or one year masters course in September 2022 or January 2023

For bachelor courses, you must also achieve the following academic requirements: 

  • 60% or above in the Higher Secondary School Certificate (HSC) or cumulative grade point average (CGPA) for top up student

For masters courses, you must also achieve the following academic requirements in your most recent masters or bachelors course: 

  • bachelor degree with 60% or above

Please note; If you have discounted tuition fees from a partner university, you are not eligible for this scholarship. All 2 year Masters programmes across the University are not eligible for this award.

Application procedure  

The number of awards is limited and not all eligible applicants will receive a scholarship. Scholarships are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis to eligible applicants when we receive their £3,500 tuition fee deposit. There is no additional application process for this scholarship. 

Details for your visa

If successful, the scholarship amount will be shown on the Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS) email that we issue for your Student Route Visa application. 

Contact us

Please contact our South Asia office in Hyderabad if you have any questions about the scholarship. 

 +91 (0)40 4240 8800 

Email the South Asia office or international@napier.ac.uk.