Foundation Academic International Merit Awards
The University of Birmingham is offering an opportunity to apply for the Foundation Academic International Merit Awards to high achieving applicants who have the potential of reaching their career goals.
These bursaries are available for all international students who are seeking an opportunity to study a Foundation Pathway program at the University of Birmingham in the United Kingdom.
The University of Birmingham officially received its university status by Royal Charter in 1900 was ranked 5th in the UK. It was previously known as the Mason University College until 1898.
Why at the University of Birmingham? At this university, the candidates have a good amount of bachelor’s or master’s degree courses. It also provides the best educational facilities and all the necessary things which will be beneficial for building a bright future.
There are two types of awards available-
- BIA Academic Merit financial aid positions will provide £3,000 to all participants who are eligible.
- And, BIA Pathway financial aid positions will have the value of £10,000 to the Engineering and Physical Sciences and Medical, Life and Geo Sciences pathways applicants.
- Course Level: Foundation programs
- Application Deadline: August 5, 2019
- University or Organization: The University of Birmingham
- Department: NA
- Award: £10,000
- Access Mode: Online
- Number of Awards: Not known
- Nationality: International
- The program can be taken in the UK
- Language: English
Foundation Academic International Merit Awards Eligibility
- Eligible Countries: Foreign candidates are eligible.
- Acceptable Course or Subjects: Available for pursuing a Foundation Pathway degree program at the university.
- Admissible Criteria: A student should not be in receipt of any other internal or external scholarship, funding or sponsorship.
- Must meet the academic conditions of their offer to the program.
- Also, must be classed by the University as an overseas fee payer for tuition fee payment and should be able to fund the remaining costs of their studies at Birmingham from other sources.
- How to Apply for the Foundation Academic International Merit Awards: Interested applicants are suggested to enroll in a foundation Pathway degree program at the university. After that, they will be eligible to complete the online application form for the award.
- Supporting Documents: You have to submit your academic background details, and also short, essay-style questions about academic and extracurricular achievement.
- Language Requirement: The participants must be proficient in the English language.