Essex Global Partner Scholarship (Undergraduate)

Academic year 2024
Amount Up to a 20% Tuition Fee Discount
Essex, South East England

Overview

If you're an international student studying at one of our Global Partner Institutions listed below and are self-funding your undergraduate studies, you could be eligible for up to a 20% tuition fee discount, which will be distributed across your years of study.

Country

Global Partner Institution

Scholarship amount

Brunei 

Laksamana College of Business 

20% discount for year 2 entry

10% discount for year 3 entry  

Cambodia

Paragon International University

20% tuition fee discount for each year of enrolment at Essex

Canada

University of Waterloo / United College 

20% tuition fee discount for each year of enrolment at Essex

China

Chinese Service Center for Scholarly Exchange (CSCSE)****

Capital University of Economics & Business (CUEB)

Central University of Finance and Economics (CUFE)

Guangdong University of Foreign Studies (GDUFS) *

North West University**

North West University of Politics & Law (NWUPL)

Shanghai University ***

Shanghai University of Finance and Economics (SUFE)

Soochow University

South West University of Politics & Law (SWUPL)

University of Science and Technology Beijing (USTB)

£1,000 per year (for maximum of three years) for those entering the first year of study.

£1,000 per year (for maximum of two years) for those entering the second year of study.

£1,500 for one year for those entering the third year of study.

****£1,000 for entry into year 3 only; only eligible for award if achieved with A in one graded component.

* Students are only eligible for award if they achieve 85% or above in link agreement programme/s.

** students on the Essex-NWU double degree programmes are not eligible.

*** Students are only eligible for award if they achieve GPA 75% or above in link agreement programmes. 

China Foreign Affairs University

Nanjing University of the Arts  

20% discount for year 2 entry

10% discount for year 3 entry  

Columbia 

Universidad del Rosario

Universidad EAN  

20% tuition fee discount  

Japan

NIC International College 

10% fee discount for each year of study at Essex  

Malaysia

Brickfields Asia College (BAC) Business UKT programme

Brickfields Asia College (BAC) IT UKT programme

HELP College

IACT College

INTI College

INTI University

Multimedia University

Sunway University

Taylor’s College

UCSI University

UCSI College

Universiti Teknologi MAR 

For 1+2 or 2+2 route: 10% tuition fee discount for Each year of study at Essex.

For 2+1 route: 15% tuition fee discount

DISTED College

HELP University

INTEC Education College

Taylor’s University

University of Technology Sawawak

20% discount for year 2 entry

10% discount for year 3 entry

Pakistan  

Hamdard University 

20% tuition fee discount 

Sri Lanka

Open University of Sri Lanka 

20% tuition fee discount per year of enrolment at Essex

Taiwan

CTBC Business School

20% fee discount per year (for maximum of three years) for those entering the first year of study (1+3 route)

15% fee discount per year (for maximum of two years) for those entering the second year of study (1+2 or 2+2 route)

10% one year for those entering the third year of study (2+1 or 3+1 route)

Feng Chia University 

Ming Chuan University

National Sun Yat-Sen University

Shih Chien University

Tamkang University, Lanyang Campus

Tamkang University

Wenzao Ursuline University of Languages

University of Taipei  

20% discount for year 2 entry

10% discount for year 3 entry  

Thailand

Newton Business School

Newton Sixth Form School

15% tuition fee disocunt per year for entry into the third year of study on any course in Economics

Newton Sixth Form School only: 10% tuition fee discount per year (for a maximum of 3 years), for those entering the first year of study 

Vietnam

British University of Vietnam

Hanoi Pedagogical University

National Economics University

VNU University of Economics & Business

20% tuition fee discount for each year of enrolment at Essex

Eligibility

  • These scholarships are restricted to students who are overseas fee payers and are entirely selffunded*.

  • Students must be studying on a link/partnership agreement at one of our Global Channel Partners listed above to be considered for this award (excluding applicants on the UKT Law programmes with specific partner institutions for which we have a separate scholarship – please see Essex Law Global Partners Scholarship T&Cs for eligibility requirements).

  • Applicants must meet our standard conditional offer. 

  • CSCSE students are only eligible for the award with A in one graded component for 3+1 SQA Undergraduate entry in link agreement programme/s.

  • The award cannot be held in conjunction with any other University of Essex scholarships. 

  • Successful applicants should be available for promotional activities.

Students who are not eligible

The following students are NOT eligible for this scholarship regardless of meeting the above criteria:

  • Students undertaking courses at East 15 Acting School.

  • University of Essex International College (UEIC) Pathway students.

  • Students undertaking a degree that is normally delivered wholly online.

  • This scholarship award does not apply to deferred entry. Where a scholarship has been awarded to a student who subsequently defers entry to the following academic year, the award will be withdrawn and the applicant will be considered again in line with the terms and conditions that apply in the new proposed year of entry.  

  • Students who are fully or partly sponsored.

  • Students who are assessed as Home fee payer.

  • Current students whose first year of undergraduate study at the University of Essex, was prior to academic year 2024-25. 

  • Students studying the EWIE joint educational programme.

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MSc in Mechanical Engineering, University of Strathclyde
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