Westminster International Scholarships, London, UK

Deadline: 31 May 2013
Open to: International students from developing countries
Scholarship: Full tuition fee waiver, accommodation, living expenses and flights to and from London


You can apply for a scholarship at the University of Westminster if you have been offered either a conditional or unconditional place but please note that you must apply for the scholarship before your course starts. These generous awards are aimed at fully funding you if you are from a developing country and will study a full-time Masters degree at the University. Please note that the scholarship application process is separate to the process of applying for admission to the University. You should only apply for a scholarship once you have applied for admission and successfully been offered a place (either conditional or unconditional) on the course you wish to study.


To apply for this scholarships, you must be an international student from a developing country and hold an offer for a full-time Masters degree.

Application procedure

For international students and all postgraduate students you will need to download the relevant application form (International Undergraduate or Postgraduate) below. Please note that for international undergraduate and all postgraduate students we do not currently have an online application facility and DO NOT ACCEPT APPLICATIONS VIA EMAIL. International students and postgraduate students will need to send their applications BY POST to the following address:

Scholarships Office
Cavendish House
101 New Cavendish Street
London W1W 6XH
United Kingdom

Application guidelines

  1. You can only apply for a scholarship once you have been offered either a conditional or unconditional place on your chosen course. We cannot consider your application for a scholarship if you have not already made an application for admission and been successfully offered a place on a course.
  2. Only apply for scholarships for which you are eligible – check the eligibility criteria for each scholarship, either in the brochure or on the website to make sure you qualify before applying.
  3. Unless you are applying for a specific scholarship, just tell us what level of support you require (e.g. fees only, fees and accommodation, etc.) and we will match the scholarship to your needs where possible.
  4. Make sure your application is well presented and includes all the requested documents.
  5. You should only submit the supporting documents we request (these are listed on the scholarship application form). The quantity of documents will not advantage your application.
  6. Do not send original documents as we are unable to return these. Please only send copies.
  7. You must provide translations of any supporting documents which are in any other language than English.
  8. Your application should be word processed. If you have to submit a handwritten application, it is your responsibility to ensure that it is legible.
  9. Spend sufficient time on your application. You are in competition with some of the strongest students in the world so spend as much time as necessary researching the scholarship and creating a polished, professional and persuasive application.
  10. Do not excessively exceed the word limit for the supporting statement. We ask you to present yourself briefly for a reason.
  11. Check your application form and supporting statement for typographical mistakes. Enlist help in this review if needed.
  12. Make a complete copy of the application before you send it. It is always important to have a complete record of everything you send in exactly the form it was received.
  13. The Scholarships Office will email you to acknowledge receipt of your application. However, if your require proof of delivery, please use a delivery or courier service that allows you to track the package’s path and verify who signed for it.

You can access the application forms HERE!

Selection criteria

  • Academic excellence
  • Financial need
  • Development potential (for international students)


As different scholarships use different criteria, please check that you meet the appropriate criteria for the scholarship you are applying for. Scholarships usually pay for all or part of the tuition fee, and some limited ones include other costs such as accommodation, flights and living expenses.

More info can be obtained from the official website or the scholarship brochure for 2013/14.

25 thoughts on “Westminster International Scholarships, London, UK

    1. Dear Jelena,

      Please follow the instructions provided in the section 'application procedure' and section for 'application guideline'. You should have all the information regarding admission included there.

      Best regards,
      Mladiinfo team

    1. Dear Baboucarr,

      Please visit the official website and download the scholarship brochure. You will find there information about application procedures and documents.

      Best regards,
      Mladiinfo team

  1. Hello,
    I was just curious: am I able to apply for this scholarship even though i am going to do my master in the Netherlands?

    I look forward to hearing form you.
    Kind regards,

  2. Hello,

    I am aware that the application deadline for the scholarship is May 31st, I just can't find when is the application deadline for the university?

    Also, how many scholarships do you award yearly for international students from developing countries?

    Thank you in advance.


    1. Dear Elchin,

      Please follow the application guidelines and for more information you can visit the official website. If there is no requirement about toefl or other tests on English, then there is no need of them. However, you may also direct your concern to the responsible contact person.

      Kind regards,
      Mladiinfo team

  3. I have been offered a place by Heriot Watt University in Scotland so can I apply for this schoolarship or it has to be only from the University of Westminster?

    Thank you

    1. Dear Ammar,

      Please carefully read the submission & application requirements from the link in the post. Good luck with your application.

      Kind regards,
      Mladiinfo team

    1. Dear Dimitrovska,

      Please read through the information in our post carefully. You can probably apply for master graduate studies here, but please note first the eligibility criteria which asserts that you need to hold an offer for a full-time Masters degree. Then please follow the information provided in the application guidelines section of the post. You can also obtain more information from the brochure or by visiting the official website.

      With kind regards,
      Mladiinfo team

  4. Hello I am Giorgi Beraia from Georgia, I could not find my country in list of your official website and please let me know if I am possible to apply University of Westminster Scholarship?

    Kind regards
    Giorgi Beraia

    1. Dear Ena,

      Please review the FAQ section as specification are given there. Albania should be among eligible countries. However, you also need to fulfill the rest of the eligibility criteria. If you cannot find specification on TOEFLor IELTS in the application guidelines, please refer to the responsible contact person which is available at the official website.

      Best regards,
      Mladiinfo team

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