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Sussex India Scholarship-2017 foreign scholarship

University of Sussex
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Since its foundation in 1961, the University of Sussex has enjoyed strong links with India. It has always welcomed significant numbers of Indian students, includes several Indians among its faculty, has conducted extensive research into Indian life and culture, and has enjoyed fruitful research collaborations with prestigious Indian institutions. To further cement its relationship with India University of Sussex has decided to offer scholarships worth a minimum £3,000 to all overseas fee-paying students from India admitted directly to an eligible Masters course in September 2017.


1.In order to be eligible for a scholarship you must be a national of India.
2.You should be a self-financing student and have accepted an offer of a full-time place on a Masters course at the University of Sussex commencing in September 2016.
3.You must meet the published academic requirements for your chosen course If your offer of a place is conditional you will need to meet the conditions of your offer before you are admitted to the University and awarded the scholarship.
4.The scholarships relate to all full-time taught Masters degree courses at the University of Sussex (e.g. MA, MSc, LLM. MRes) excluding the following courses:

  • Postgraduate diplomas
  • Graduate Entry LLB
  • Common Professional Examination (CPE)/Graduate Diploma in Law
  • Graduate Diploma in Economics
  • Masters degrees in Social Work
  • Social Work post qualifying Masters degrees
  • PGCE courses and schools direct teaching courses
  • MSc Automotive Engineering
  • Master of Education (two years part-time)
  • MA degrees in IDS apart from the MA Gender and Development
  • Pre-Masters degrees and diplomas taught at partner colleges which are validated by Sussex.

1.The scholarship is available only to self-financing students. If your tuition fees are funded by an external funding body you will not be eligible to receive the scholarship.
2.The scholarship cannot be combined with any other scholarship funded by the University of Sussex. If you have been offered any other Sussex scholarship and wish to accept this award, you will need to decline the other scholarship or vice versa.


Deadline Details

The deadline to receive an offer of a place on an eligible Masters course and submit the online declaration is 1 August 2017. You must allow sufficient time for the Masters application to be considered before the deadline.


1.You must apply for admission to an eligible Masters course via the University's PG Apply online application system.
2.If you are made an offer of a place, there will be an online scholarship declaration on PG Apply as part of the acceptance process. You must submit this declaration by 1 August 2016 in order to receive the scholarship.
3.The scholarship will be awarded automatically as a tuition fee reduction to eligible students upon enrolment at the University of Sussex.
4.Scholarship information will be included in your CAS for your visa, so please register your interest in the scholarship before you receive your CAS from the Admissions Office. If the scholarship information is not showing on your CAS or you want to register for the scholarship after the CAS has been created, please contact the Admissions Office:

If you have any queries regarding application procedure please email:



University of Sussex
Sussex House, Falmer
Brighton, BN1 9RH
United Kingdom

+44 (0)1273 606755

If you have any queries please email:

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