GREAT scholarships
In partnership with the British Council and the GREAT Britain Campaign, the University of Plymouth is offering 1 x £10,000 scholarship per country to students in Ghana, Kenya or Thailand applying for postgraduate taught courses in the following eligible subjects:


To be eligible to apply for this scholarship at the University of Plymouth you must:
  • be a passport holder of one of the eligible countries listed above;
  • have an outstanding academic record (e.g. 1st class degree holder or equivalent) – this is determined by our reviewing your transcripts and applying a grade comparison tool from Ecctis;
  • meet our English language requirements for the programme of application;
  • have an unconditional / conditional offer letter from the University of Plymouth for one of the programmes listed above;
  • complete a GREAT Scholarship application form.

How to apply

Applications open on 6 November 2023 and close on 31 May 2024.
Applications received after this date will not be considered.
The GREAT Scholarships programme, launched by the British Council together with 49 UK universities, supports postgraduate students from numerous countries to access world-class UK higher education opportunities. For more information on the GREAT Scholarships, please visit Study UK.