Scholarships

Undergraduate

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.

2019-20

The Head of School Excellence Scholarship is awarded to students who have achieved A*A*A at A-level or equivalent.

  • Value - what money is on offer

    £1,000, in year one of your course.

  • Who is eligible

    This is an automatic scholarship awarded on condition of you achieving A*A*A at A-level (A2) (or equivalent qualification, based on the criteria used by the School for offer purposes). The grades must be in subjects required for the course with an A* in Maths or Further Maths.

  • How to apply

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

  • Deadline

    No deadline – automatic.

  • Conditions

    Year 1, new to the University and not in receipt of any other Faculty of Mathematics and Physical Sciences award. There is the opportunity to be awarded a £1,000 in higher years if your average in the previous year of your course is among the top ten averages of all undergraduate students, in that year group, on a course parented by the School of Mathematics (includes all courses parented by the School of Mathematics and students on a foundation year course at the University of Leeds).

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2020-21

The Head of School Excellence Scholarship is awarded to students who have achieved A*A*A at A-level or equivalent.

  • Value - what money is on offer

    £1,000, in year one of your course.

  • Who is eligible

    This is an automatic scholarship awarded on condition of you achieving A*A*A at A-level (A2) (or equivalent qualification, based on the criteria used by the School for offer purposes). The grades must be in subjects required for the course with an A* in Maths or Further Maths.

  • How to apply

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

  • Deadline

    No deadline – automatic.

  • Conditions

    Year 1, new to the University and not be in receipt of any other School of Mathematics award. There is the opportunity to be awarded a £1,000 in higher years if your average in the previous year of your course is among the top ten averages of all undergraduate students, in that year group, on a course parented by the School of Mathematics. If you’ve successfully completed a foundation year course at the University of Leeds you’ll also be eligible for this scholarship. This scholarship includes all courses parented by the School of Mathematics.

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2019-20

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 Mathematics 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 deadline - automatic

  • 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)

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2020-21

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 Mathematics 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)

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