We are committed to recognising hard work and achievement and we offer a number of scholarship opportunities to support undergraduates who have the potential to be an outstanding student.
If you are a UK or EU student, you may also be able to receive government support to help towards your tuition fees and living costs.


The University of Leeds offers a range of University-wide scholarships including means-tested funding and support for enterprise and elite athletes. Scholarships worth up to £3,000 are available for UK students starting in 2019 with household incomes of £42,875 a year or less.



This scholarship is for any internationally rated applicant who has been offered a place on any of the undergraduate degree courses within the Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences.

  • Value - what money is on offer

    £2,000 per year of study.

  • Who is eligible

    Any international applicant who has been offered a place on any of the undergraduate degree courses within the Schools of Chemistry, Food Science and Nutrition, Mathematics and Physics and Astronomy.

  • How to apply

    No application necessary. You will automatically be considered for this scholarship.

  • Deadline

    No deadline - automatic

  • Conditions

    You must be self-funding, new to the University of Leeds, enter onto Level 1 and be classified as international for tuition fee purposes. You must not be in receipt of any other University of Leeds award. You must achieve a yearly attainment percentage of 60% or above with all modules passed at the first attempt. The scholarship will be withheld in a year if you fail to achieve 60%, but will be reinstated the following year if your performance recovers to 60% or over. £2,000 will be awarded per year of study. You won’t receive the scholarship for the industrial placement year or study abroad year. If you’re a self-funding student who’s successfully completed the International Foundation Year (IFY) at the University of Leeds you’ll also be eligible for this scholarship.

  • How are the scholarships awarded?

    This is an automatic scholarship and will take the form of a tuition fee reduction.

  • Internal or external

    Internal (funded by the University of Leeds)