Friday, 1 September 2017

Gates Cambridge Trust Scholarships 2017 for International Students in UK

Gates Cambridge Trust is offering scholarships for international and US (outside the UK) students. The Gates Cambridge Scholarships are one of the most prestigious international scholarships in the world. These awards are offered to pursue the MSc or MLitt, PhD or One year postgraduate course at the UK university.
Field of Study / Subjects
Gates Cambridge Trust Scholarships are awarded in any subject offered at the University
Number of Scholarships
About 95 new Scholarships offered each year (40 in US round and 55 in international round)
Duration of Scholarship
The duration of the Gates Cambridge Trust Scholarship is:
  • MSc or MLitt (two year research-only degree)
  • PhD (three year research-only degree)
  • One year postgraduate course (e.g. M.Phil, LLM, MASt, Diploma, MBA etc)
Scholarship Description / Details
A Gates Cambridge Scholarship covers the following:
  • Cover full cost of study
  • Tuition fees
  • Maintenance allowance for a single student (£14,900)
  • Travel costs
Additional, discretionary funding such as:
  • Academic development funding (from £500 to £2,000)
  • Family allowance (up to £10,120 for a first child and up to £4,320 for a second child, no funding is provided for a partner)
  • Fieldwork
  • Hardship funding for unforeseen difficulties
  • Maternity/Paternity funding
Eligibility Criteria
Apply for a Gates Cambridge Scholarship if applicant is:
  • A citizen of any country outside the United Kingdom
  • Applying to pursue MSc or MLitt, PhD or one year postgraduate course (e.g. M. Phil, LLM, MASt, Diploma, MBA etc)
Applicant can check the eligibility checker to quickly check if they are eligible to apply for a Gates Cambridge Scholarship
How to Apply / Download Scholarship Form / Documents Required
Application will open on 4th September
Attach docs with application:
  • An up to date CV/resume
  • Reference Statement
  • A statement of 500 words
  • A research proposal (Only PhD applicants)
Contact us:
  • Gates Cambridge
  • Ground Floor, The Warehouse
  • 33 Bridge Street
  • Cambridge
    CB2 1UW
  • United Kingdom
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 44 (0) 1223 338467
Last Date to Apply / Deadline: 11th October, 6th December (annual)
Official Website: To get further details, just visit the given link



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