School of Psychology Taught Masters Scholarships at University of Kent in UK, 2017

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The School of Psychology offers scholarships of £1,000 to applicants of any tuition fee paying status registering on one of our taught MSc programmes in September 2017.  Applicants from China, India, Malaysia, Turkey, USA and UK can apply for these scholarships.

The University of Kent is a public research university based in Kent, United Kingdom. It was founded in 1965 and is recognised as a Beloff’s plate glass university.

The applicant must have achieved an excellent result in their Psychology undergraduate degree.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for masters degree programme at University of Kent.

Study Subject: The applicant must become a full-time registered student of one of these courses in September 2017:

  • MSc in Cognitive Psychology/Neuropsychology
  • MSc in Developmental Psychology
  • MSc in Forensic Psychology
  • MSc in Group Processes and Intergroup Relations
  • MSc in Organisational Psychology
  • MSc in Political Psychology
  • MSc in Research Methods in Psychology
  • MSc in Social and Applied Psychology

Number of Awards: Up to seven awards are available for entry in 2017

Scholarship Award: 

  • Receive a £1,000 discount on tuition fees
  • Up to seven awards are available for entry in 2017
  • Scholarships are allocated to applicants who meet the general award criteria outlined below on a competitive basis, applications will be ranked by a selection panel.*

Scholarship can be taken in the UK

Eligibility:  To be eligible for a Scholarship all of the following criteria must be met:

  • The applicant must have achieved an excellent result in their Psychology undergraduate degree. See table below for minimum requirements from various countries. This list is not exhaustive, qualifications from other countries will be considered on an individual basis
Country Minimum grade required for Scholarship (assuming qualification is deemed comparable to UK Bachelor Honours degree)
China 85% overall average
India First class with distinction
Malaysia Class 1/I OR CGPA of 3.5 out of 4.0
Turkey CGPA of 3.5 out of 4.0
USA CGPA of 3.5 out of 4.0
UK First class honours
  • And the student must demonstrate a commitment to PhD study at the University of Kent.

Nationality: Applicants from China, India, Malaysia, Turkey, USA and UK can apply for these scholarships.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: The applicant must have achieved an excellent result in their Psychology undergraduate degree.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.

How to Apply: Please email psypgadmissions-at-kent.ac.uk before 31 July 2017 with a cover letter and CV. Their request will be considered when you have received and accepted an offer of a place on one of the aforementioned MSc programmes, and have satisfied any conditions which the offer is subject to. Note that an offer of a place on an MSc programme does not constitute an offer of funding. *The School of Psychology reserves the right not to allocate the awards if the selection panel identifies no suitable candidates. The Academic Excellence Scholarship is subject to full terms and conditions which will be provided to successful candidates at the point of award.

Application Deadline: The application deadline is July 31, 2017.

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