Black, Arab and Mature Students Bursary

Awarded by : University of Essex

Updated on Apr 27, 2022
Nidhi Yadav

University Research Analyst

Black, Arab and Mature Students Bursary

  • Applicable for

    University of Essex in UK

  • Max scholarship per student

    Rs 50,700/-

  • No. of students to be awarded


  • Course Level

    Bachelors & Masters

  • Intake year

    Oct 2022 +1 more

  • Final application deadline

    01 Aug 2022

  • Type of scholarships


Report Incorrect information Last updated on 27-Apr-2022

Scholarship Overview

  • The University of Essex is offering this bursary to black, Arab or mature students who are starting an eligible postgraduate course in academic year 2022-23, who have previously also completed their undergraduate studies at the University of Essex
  • This applies whether progressing directly or following a gap in study

Applicable course, university and country

This scholarship is applicable for Masters Degree, Bachelors Degree

This scholarship is applicable for the following courses in University of Essex in UK

  • Full-time or part-time, leading to the degree of MA, MSc, MBA, LLM, MFA, MAPH, or MRes

Scholarship amount details

Max scholarship per student: Pound 500 => Rs 50,700

Conversion rate used: 1 Pound = Rs. 97.54 (last updated 8th June 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

  • The award will be paid directly to students as a £500 bursary payment in the first year of study only
  • Payment will be made in one instalment in February

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


  • Students must have an ethnic origin of Black or Arab, or have been classed as a mature student at undergraduate level (students who start their undergraduate degree at 21 or over)
  • Students must register for an eligible postgraduate taught course at Essex in October 2022 or January 2023

Eligible student nationality

This scholarship is applicable for students from India +239 more

Application Process for this scholarship

  • No separate application or documents will be required
  • The bursary will be automatically applied using the information provided at the point of registration for the postgraduate study

Scholarship Application

Students will be auto-considered for this scholarship when they apply for the courses on which this scholarship is applicable. No separate application is needed.

Important Dates

Date Additional Details
Application final end date August 01, 2022
  • PG course deadline for October 2022 intakes
  • Note:- Some courses have different application deadlines to the dates listed above

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

Contact email

Additional Information

  • Students must be entirely self-funding all of their tuition fee
  • Mature students who also meet the ethnicity requirements will only receive one award
  • If students have been offered this bursary, but request to defer their entry, their award offer will be reconsidered in line with the terms and conditions that apply in the new year of entry
  • The bursary will only be awarded based on the eligibility criteria and on the courses specified above
    • The following are not included:
      • Further exchange study
      • Executive (modular) MBA study
      • Credit accumulation study
      • Professional development modules
      • Degree Apprenticeship programmes

Similar Scholarships

We use cookies to improve your experience. By continuing to browse the site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy.