Aston Global Advantage Scholarship

Awarded by : Aston University

Updated on Aug 29, 2022
Nidhi Yadav

University Research Analyst

Aston Global Advantage Scholarship

  • Applicable for

    Aston University in UK

  • Max scholarship per student

    Rs 1,95,080/-

  • No. of students to be awarded

    Varies

  • Course Level

    Bachelors & Masters

  • Intake year

    Sep 2022

  • Final application deadline

    31 May 2022

  • Type of scholarships

    Merit

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Scholarship Overview

  • Aston Global Advantage Scholarship is available for students from India, applying to full-time College of Business and Social Sciences postgraduate taught programmes

Scholarship amount details

Max scholarship per student: Pound 2,000 => Rs 1,95,080

Conversion rate used: 1 Pound = Rs. 98.92 (last updated 1st December 2022)

Scholarship amount will be given: One Time

Scholarship amount can be used for

Type of Expense Indicates if scholarship can be used for this type of expense
Tuition & Fees Scholarship amount can be used for this
Living Expense ×Not covered in scholarship
Accommodation ×Not covered in scholarship
Air Fare/Travel Expenses ×Not covered in scholarship
Spouse/Child Care ×Not covered in scholarship
Health Cover ×Not covered in scholarship
Application ×Not covered in scholarship
Others ×Not covered in scholarship

  • Successful applicants will be awarded £2,000 to help with tuition fees

Student Awards

Number of students to be awarded: Varies

Scholarship Eligibility

No specific eligibility requirement mentioned on the Scholarship site, student profile will be evaluated on a case by case basis.

Special Restrictions

  • No Special Restriction applicable

Eligibility

To be eligible to apply for this scholarships, all students are required to meet the criteria listed below : 

  • Hold a UK Equivalent First Class Degree – Please refer to Postgraduate entry requirements section to check if you have a UK First Class equivalent grade
  • The student has accepted their offer and paid their deposit within their original deadline, with no deadline extension
  • The student is a citizen and a permanent resident of the country. For evidence, you can upload your Aadhaar Card/PAN Card
  • The student holds a rank within the top 25 at their institution (class batch) and have studied their Undergraduate qualification in India (please provide a document/letter/email to astonindiateam@aston.ac.uk from your university stating this)
  • The student is able to demonstrate a clear 'use' of their programme of study. This should be indicated clearly in your personal statement at the time of your application to study at Aston University
  • The student is not sponsored by an institution/government/company 

Eligible student nationality

This scholarship is applicable for students from India

Application Process for this scholarship

  • An official academic transcript, with an official English translation, of the university grades to date
  • Proof of English language proficiency
  • Personal Statement - A personal statement (250 words max) that explains your interest in the subject area, shows non-academic achievements or activities that you wish to be considered, and demonstrates how the course will support your career plans
  • Copy of Passport
  • Sponsor letter, if appropriate/available
  • CV (Optional)
  • Two references (one academic and one employer) 

To apply for the scholarship, students will first need to apply for an Aston University course first and make sure they accept and confirm their place to study at the university by the original deadline

Scholarship Application

This scholarship needs a separate external application.

Important Dates

Date Additional Details
Application final end date May 31, 2022

For courses starting in September 2022, the deadline to apply for this scholarship is: 

  • Round 1: midnight UK time on Monday 7 March 2022 
  • Round 2: midnight UK time on Thursday 31 March 
  • Round 3: midnight UK time on Saturday 30 April 2022 
  • Round 4: midnight UK time on Tuesday 31 May 2022
Deadline for receiving a response June 20, 2022

The deadline that applicants will receive a response by is: 

  • Round 1: Monday 21 March 2022 
  • Round 2: Monday 18 April 2022 
  • Round 3: Monday 16 May 2022 
  • Round 4: Monday 20 June 2022 
Scholarship Decision Not Available
  • University will communicate scholarship decisions 2 weeks after each deadline date

Please note that these dates could be in local country times and may not be IST (Indian standard time).

Contact email astonindiateam@aston.ac.uk

Additional Information

  • The university will contact students by email if they are awarded this scholarship
  • Postgraduate research students are not eligible to apply for this scholarship

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