There are a number of scholarship opportunities from Birkbeck, University of London aimed at Nigerian students looking to complete their postgraduate studies.

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Why study at Birkbeck, University of London

Birkbeck, University of London is a world-class research and teaching university in the heart of London.

It was originally founded in 1823, with the aim of giving the working people of London access to higher education. Students include everyone from secondary school graduates to working professionals, innovators and entrepreneurs looking to take the next step towards achieving their career goals.

Classes are taken at night, leaving you free to study and enjoy London during the day.

Birkbeck’s scholarships to study abroad for Nigerian students

Birkbeck wants to encourage ambitious Nigerian students to study for a degree at their university. Birkbeck  has secured extra financial support to help students who have applied for their postgraduate programmes.

They are offering the following new scholarships to students from Nigeria:

  • International Early Enrolment Tuition Fee Reduction
  • Nigeria Creative Industries Master's Scholarships
  • Department of Management Master's Scholarships

International Early Enrolment Tuition Fee Reduction for Nigerian students

A tuition fee reduction of 10% is available to international students living in India or Nigeria starting a full-time postgraduate course in the third quarter of 2022. The 10% reduction is for the first year of your course (if your course is longer than one year). 

International Early Enrolment Tuition Fee Reduction scholarship requirements

To be eligible for the International Early Enrolment Tuition Fee reduction you must be: 

  • An international fee paying student 
  • Studying full time 
  • Starting a postgraduate taught course in Autumn 2022
  • Complete enrolment by 31 August 2022
  • Domiciled in India or Nigeria

Please note, this cannot be combined with Birkbeck University’s alumni discount. If you are in receipt of sponsorship by a third-party and/or in receipt of a Birkbeck school award/scholarship, you won’t be eligible.

There is no need to apply - if you meet the eligibility criteria, the 10% will be applied automatically.

This scholarship can be combined with the Department of Management Master's Scholarships 2022 and Nigeria Creative Industries Master's Scholarships.

Nigeria Creative Industries Master's Scholarships

A £1,000 tuition fee reduction scholarship is available to international students living in Nigeria starting on a School of Arts master's course in autumn 2022 and studying full-time.

Nigeria Creative Industries Master's Scholarship requirements

To be eligible for the scholarship, you must:

  • Be an international fees paying student
  • Be studying full time
  • Have received an offer in line with the university’s entry criteria and a place to study on a School of Arts master's course in autumn 2022
  • Be domiciled in Nigeria

If you are in receipt of sponsorship by a third-party and/or in receipt of a Birkbeck school award/scholarship, you won’t be eligible.   

There is no need to apply, if you meet the eligibility criteria when you apply for your course, the scholarship will be applied automatically.

This scholarship can only be combined with the 10% International Early Enrolment Tuition Fee Reduction.

Department of Management Master's Scholarships for 2022

A £1,000 tuition fee reduction scholarship is available to international students living in India or Nigeria, starting on one of the master's courses offered by the Department of Management in Autumn 2022 and studying full-time.

Department of Management Master's Scholarship requirements

To be eligible for the scholarship, you must:

  • Be an international fee paying student 
  • Be studying full time
  • Have received an offer in line with Birkbeck’s entry criteria and a place to study on one of the university’s Department of Management master's courses in autumn 2022
  • Be domiciled in India or Nigeria.

If you are in receipt of sponsorship by a third-party and/or in receipt of a Birkbeck school award/scholarship, you won’t be eligible.

There is no need to apply - if you meet the eligibility criteria when applying for your course, the scholarship will be applied automatically.

This scholarship can only be combined with the 10% International Early Enrolment Tuition Fee Reduction.

Are you interested in this scholarship or studying abroad elsewhere? You can get in touch with us by filling out a contact form or emailing sastudy@sableinternational.com.

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