International Scholarships

If you have the talent and ability to succeed, concerns about funding should not stop you from applying to come to University. We have several scholarships which might be able to help you fund your studies.

University of Bristol scholarships

In 2019 we invested £1,000,000 to help the brightest and best international students come to the University of Bristol.

The application period for 2019/20 scholarships are now closed. Application details for 2020/21 entry will be available in the Autumn.

Register your interest for scholarships in the 2020/21 academic year



Partner scholarships

With our prestigious external partners, we offer a range of scholarships for students from specific regions. 


Postgraduate taught

  • Aviva Scholarships: for students from China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Singapore, Taiwan and Vietnam (Closed)

Other scholarship opportunities

Search our full list of funding to find more scholarships offered by the University of Bristol and external organisations.

Before you apply for a scholarship, check the application deadline and whether you are eligible.

Studying at Bristol has been the most wonderful experience… I have interacted with world-leading scholars and lecturers.

Mark, Ghana (International scholarship winner, MSc Public Policy)

Fee status

These scholarships are available to applicants who will pay overseas fees. Find out more about how we decide your fee status.

International student support

Students from more than 120 countries currently study at the University of Bristol. We offer dedicated support to international students, both before and during your studies.

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