Vice Chancellor's Scholarship

Academic year 2019
Amount £24,000 over three years
Cambridge and Chelmsford, England

Overview

You should achieve AAB grades or above (136 UCAS tariff points), or an equivalent entry score. Your tariff points should come from qualifications taken in the 2018/9 academic year, and be obtained from two or more A-Levels or their equivalent.

Value

£24,000 over three years.

You’ll receive a cash payment of £8,000 per year in two instalments. Payments are made via BACS to a UK bank account.

Duration

Three years (pro rata for eligible courses of a different duration); conditional on continued satisfactory academic progress.

Eligibility

To apply for our Vice Chancellor's Scholarship you must:

  • achieve AAB grades or above (136 UCAS points), or an equivalent entry score. Your tariff points should come from qualifications taken in the 2018/9 academic year and obtained from two or more A-Levels or their equivalent
  • be a UK or EU student. International students should refer to our International Excellence Scholarship
  • be starting an undergraduate degree course on our Cambridge, Chelmsford or Peterborough Guild House campuses in September 2019
  • be studying full-time, unless there are exceptional circumstances preventing full-time study.

Applicants for our MBChB Medicine are not eligible to apply.

Foundation, extended, degree apprenticeship, distance learning degree programmes and/or CPD and short courses are also excluded.

As well as your academic achievements, we will be assessing:

  • your extra-curricular activities and achievements, for example in the areas of leadership, community service, volunteering or sport
  • your experience; personal or financial hardship.

How to apply

Complete an application form and submit a 500-word supporting statement outlining why you’re suitable for this scholarship.

Scholarships application form

You may need to submit supporting documentation including evidence of your extra-curricular activities. This is likely to be certificate or letter from a senior member of the organisation(s) you’ve been involved with.

Key dates

Apply by 12 April 2019.

How we assess your application

Your application will be assessed by a panel of ARU staff and representatives from the Students’ Union. You’ll be ranked based on the details you provide in your application and supporting documentation; we may also invite you to an interview to talk about your application.

Deadline

Application will close on 12 April 2019

STUDENT TESTIMONIALS

What our students have to say about SI-UK

Ishwar
I utilized the services of SI-UK in Chennai which proved invaluable for me. They provided great assistance throughout my application process, guiding me from evaluating my choices to selecting the university that best matched my profile.
Ishwar
Ishwar
Masters in Business Analytics, Lancaster University
Nidhi Agarwal
"SI-UK has been a crucial part of my UK journey. They assisted me in obtaining my bachelor's degree in August 2019 and now, they've aided me in securing admission to a top design university in London for my master's. The counselors at SI-UK offer personalised support to each applicant, helping us in each and every step including the final stage of obtaining our CAS letter once we receive the offer."
Nidhi Agarwal
Nidhi Agarwal
MSc Design Innovation, Loughborough University
Sudarshan
"The entire team at SI-UK was incredibly supportive. They provided me with a list of universities to consider, and I ultimately chose Aston University. With their assistance, I applied and received an offer along with a £5000 scholarship. I am grateful to my counselor and the entire team for guiding me through the visa application process and every other aspect. Thank you, SI-UK, for helping me pursue my dream."
Sudarshan
Sudarshan
Engineering, Aston University
Saumya Sharma
"Last year, I reached out to SI-UK, Jaipur for my Master’s journey, and it has been an incredibly fulfilling and successful experience. From guiding me through the application process to assisting with letters of recommendation and statement of purpose, and even following up with universities, SI-UK provided comprehensive support at every step of the journey. They went the extra mile, assisting with admissions, fee processing, accommodation arrangements, visa guidance, and coordination on medical checkups. I firmly believe that my admission to the University of Birmingham wouldn't have been possible without SI-UK. I highly recommend SI-UK to anyone seeking admission to a UK or Ireland university."
Saumya Sharma
Saumya Sharma
MBA , University of Birmingham
Jehabuz Khan
In September, I sought assistance from SI-UK for my studies in the UK, with a planned intake for January 2023. With the support of my counsellor who made exceptional efforts, I smoothly navigated the application process which culminated in the timely acquisition of my UK student visa hassle-free. I wholeheartedly endorse SI-UK to fellow students aiming to pursue their dreams of studying in the UK. Thank you!
Jehabuz Khan
Jehabuz Khan
MSc in Mechanical Engineering, University of Strathclyde
Previous Arrow
Next Arrow

Meet your counsellor today

Find your ideal university in the UK colleges with guidance from our certified counsellors. Take one step closer to achieving your academic goals.