Full Masters and PhD Gates Cambridge Scholarships in UK for International Students
Full Masters and PhD Gates Cambridge Scholarships in UK for International StudentsTo be taken at (country):Cambridge University UK
Accepted Subject Areas:
Masters and PhD Courses offered by the university
About the Award:
Gates Cambridge Scholarships are highly competitive full-cost scholarships. They are awarded to outstanding applicants from countries outside the UK to pursue a full-time postgraduate degree in any subject available at the University of Cambridge.
The Gates Cambridge Scholarships programme aims to build a global network of future leaders committed to improving the lives of others.Masters, PhD
Gates Cambridge scholarship
outstanding intellectual ability
a commitment to improving the lives of others
a good fit between the applicant’s qualifications and aspirations and the postgraduate programme at Cambridge for which they are applying
a citizen of any country outside the United Kingdom.
applying to pursue one of the following full-time residential courses of study: PhD (three year research-only degree); MSc or MLitt (two year research-only degree); or a one year postgraduate course (e.g. MPhil, LLM, MASt, Diploma, MBA etc.)
already a student at Cambridge and want to apply for a new postgraduate course. For example, if you are studying for an MPhil you can apply for a Gates Cambridge Scholarship to do a PhD.
However, if you have already started a course, you cannot apply for a Gates Cambridge Scholarship to fund the rest of it.
already a Gates Cambridge Scholar and want to apply for a second Scholarship.
You must apply by the second, international deadline and go through the same process of departmental ranking, shortlisting and interviewing as all other candidates.
Number of Scholarship:
Value of Scholarship
Scholarship will cover the full cost of study
the University Composition Fee and College fees at the appropriate rate
a maintenance allowance for a single student
one economy single airfare at both the beginning and end of the course
Duration of Scholarship:
For the duration of the programme
How to Apply:
Award Sponsors: Gates Cambridge Trust
Important Notes:Gates Cambridge Scholarships are extremely competitive: over 4,000 applicants apply for 90 Scholarships each year.Given the intense competition, the Trust has a four stage selection process:
Departmental ranking – the very best applicants to each department are ranked on academic merit only
Shortlisting – Gates Cambridge committees review the applications of ranked candidates using all four Gates Cambridge criteria and put forward a list for interview
Interview – all shortlisted candidates have a short interview to assess how they meet all four Gates Cambridge criteria
Selection – chairs of interview panels meet to decide the final list of Scholars
A good fit between the applicant’s qualifications and aspirations and the postgraduate programme at Cambridge for which they are applying
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