Lancaster University will offer scholarships to international students entering their first year of postgraduate taught programmes in their Management School.


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Lancaster University Management School masters scholarships

Lancaster University is delighted to announce that they will offer a scholarship of £4,000 to students who are entering their first year of postgraduate taught programmes within Lancaster University Management School.

This scholarship is designed to support and attract students from a range of international countries to masters degree programmes offered by their Management School.

This scholarship is awarded as a fee waiver and will be automatically awarded if students meet the eligibility criteria.

LUMS masters scholarship eligibility criteria

  • Students must achieve the equivalent of a UK 2.1 undergraduate degree
  • The scholarship is available for eligible applicants to all full-time postgraduate taught degree programmes, offered on-campus through Lancaster University Management School for October 2022 entry
  • Applicants must be in receipt of either a conditional or unconditional offer for a place at Lancaster University, which has been accepted
  • Partially funded applicants for less than 50% of their fees would be eligible for this scholarship
  • Students must be classed as overseas or international fee-paying students for tuition fee purposes, for the duration of their studies
  • Awardees must be a national of and permanently resident in one of the countries below:
    • Austria 
    • Belgium
    • Brazil
    • Bulgaria
    • Columbia
    • Croatia
    • Czech Republic
    • Denmark
    • Egypt
    • Estonia
    • Finland
    • France
    • Germany
    • Ghana
    • Greece
    • Hungary
    • Iceland
    • Indonesia
    • Ireland 
    • Italy
    • Japan
    • Latvia
    • Liechtenstein
    • Lithuania
    • Luxembourg
    • Malaysia
    • Malta
    • Netherlands
    • Nigeria
    • Norway
    • Pakistan
    • Peru 
    • Poland
    • Portugal
    • Republic of Cyprus
    • Romania
    • Russia
    • Slovakia
    • Slovenia
    • Spain
    • Sweden
    • Switzerland
    • Taiwan
    • Thailand
    • USA
    • Vietnam

Who will not qualify for the LUMS masters scholarships?

  • Fully funded applicants are not eligible for this scholarship
  • Applicants to the MBA programme are not eligible for this scholarship
  • Applicants applying from articulation partners and pre-masters programmes offered by Lancaster University are not eligible for this scholarship

How to apply for the Lancaster Management School masters scholarships

  • Scholarships are automatically considered as part of the programme application and will be conditional if the results are unknown
  • Scholarship awards will be confirmed automatically for 2022 entry, throughout the recruitment cycle
  • If you meet the stated scholarship eligibility and award criteria, the scholarship will be confirmed
  • The scholarship is confirmed once Lancaster University is in receipt of your final exam transcript

Payment of the LUMS masters scholarship

  • The Lancaster Business Masters Scholarship will be awarded for the first year of study only, as a tuition fee waiver for full-time students
  • The Lancaster Business Masters Scholarship is not available as a cash alternative
  • The award is for 2022 entry only
  • Scholarships are reviewed on an annual basis and we cannot guarantee funding for the following entry year for applicants who decide to defer

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