Postgraduate Awards and Discounts

The following scholarships may be targeted at specific subjects and talent areas. In some cases you may be required to make an independent application, for others the scholarship will be awarded automatically.

Please refer to individual schemes for further details.

2017 Entry
General Scholarships and Discounts 
Award Amount Eligibility Closing Date Further Details 
Keele International Student Scholarship (KISS) £3000 All self-funded international fee paying students applying for a taught master's programme. Rolling applications throughout the year Click here
International Smart Minds £5000 All self-funded international fee paying students applying for a taught master's programme. Friday 26th May 2017 Click here
International Study Centre High Achievers' Bursary £3000 per year Student progressing from the Pre-Masters Programme in the Keele International Study Centre to a taught master’s degree (2016-17 only) n/a Click here
Keele Graduate Bursary 15% tuition fee discount Students who have graduated from Keele or a Keele programme delivered overseas, or who undertook a study abroad placement/exchange programme at Keele. n/a Click here 
Early Payment Incentive £500 All new self-funded international fee paying students. 5th January / 1st September Click here

 

Course Specific Scholarships

Award Amount Eligibility Closing Date Further details
School of Law Postgraduate Fee Bursaries 50% tuition fee discount International applicants who have accepted a place on a School of Law PGT programme. Deadline for 2015/16 has passed. Click here

 

Country Specific Scholarships
Award Amount Eligibility Closing Date Further details
Commonwealth Shared Scholarships Full tuition fees and living expenses

Applications are open to students from developing countries within the Commonwealth who intend to study one of the following courses:


MA Criminology and Criminal Justice
MSc Environmental Sustainability and Green Technology
MA Human Rights, Globalisation and Justice
MA Diplomatic Studies
MA Environmental Politics and Climate Change
MA Global Security
MA Politics and International Relations
3rd March 2017 Click here
External - Chevening Scholarships Tuition fees, living allowance, an economy class return airfare to the UK, additional grants to cover essential expenditure. Citizens of a Chevening-eligible country who hold a degree that is equivalent to or higher than an upper-second class (2:1) honours degree in the UK before applying, and who have completed at least two years' work experience before applying.  Applications now open for 2017/8 Click here
External - The Budi Scheme for Indonesian Students Living costs, tuition and bench fees for up to 3 years of PhD study Permanent and prospective faculty members at Indonesian universities and administrative staff in DIKTI or Indonesian state universities. See further details Click here
North American Bursary 10% tuition fee discount Students from the USA and Canada intending to study a taught master’s. n/a Click here
Keele in the USA and Keele in Canada $4,000 USD (US Students) or $4,000 CDN (Canadian Students) Students of American or Canadian nationality who can demonstrate outstanding academic excellence and outstanding achievements. 31st March 2017 (for students beginning studies in September 2017) Click here
Marshall Scholarships for American students Full tuition fee and monthly stipend Students of American nationality who are coming to Keele for postgraduate study
October 2016 (for September 2017 entry)
Click here
Santander Scholarships £5000 Students from South America applying for a taught master’s 30th November 2016 for January 2017 intake.30th June 2017 for September 2017 intake. Click here
Keele Kenya Scholarship Full tuition fees for one year, accommodation, contribution toward living expenses, return airfare from Kenya Kenyan nationals not already living or studying in a developed country who are applying for MSc Environmental Sustainability and Green Technolog Monday 26th June 2017 Click here

 

2018 Entry
General Scholarships and Discounts 
Award Amount Eligibility Closing Date Further Details 
Keele International Student Scholarship (KISS) £3000 All self-funded international fee paying students applying for a taught master's programme. Rolling applications throughout the year Click here
Keele Alumni Discount 15% tuition fee discount Students who have graduated from Keele or a Keele programme delivered overseas, or who undertook a study abroad placement/exchange programme at Keele. n/a Click here 

 

Country Specific Scholarships

Award Amount Eligibility Closing Date Further details

Commonwealth Shared Scholarships

(To be confimed for 2018 entry)

Full tuition fees and living expenses

Please note that this award is not yet confirmed for 2018 entry.

To be confirmed Click here
External - Chevening Scholarships Tuition fees, living allowance, an economy class return airfare to the UK, additional grants to cover essential expenditure. Citizens of a Chevening-eligible country who hold a degree that is equivalent to or higher than an upper-second class (2:1) honours degree in the UK before applying, and who have completed at least two years' work experience before applying.  See further details Click here
External - The Budi Scheme for Indonesian Students Living costs, tuition and bench fees for up to 3 years of PhD study Permanent and prospective faculty members at Indonesian universities and administrative staff in DIKTI or Indonesian state universities. See further details Click here

North American Bursary

10% tuition fee discount Students from the USA and Canada intending to study a taught master’s. n/a Click here

Keele in the USA 

$4,000 USD Students of American nationality who can demonstrate outstanding academic excellence and outstanding achievements. 31st March 2018 Click here
External - Marshall Scholarships for American students Full tuition fee and monthly stipend Students of American nationality who are coming to Keele for postgraduate study See further details Click here

Santander Scholarships

£5000 Students from South America applying for a taught master’s 29th March 2018 Click here

 

Please note that all awards are subject to our Terms and Conditions