Clarendon Scholarships- MSc in Mathematical and Computational Finance

Awarded By: University of Oxford in UK
Updated on Feb 28, 2024
Sri Dubey
Sri Dubey
Course: Masters
Deadline: Jan 19, 2024
Amount: Pound 50,577
United KingdomUK

Scholarship Overview

Clarendon Scholarships- MSc in Mathematical and Computational Finance provides financial support, to academically excellent Indian students, for pursuing any Masters Degree course at the University of Oxford, This scholarship is specifically meant for Indian students who are pursuing full-time Masters Degree course in MSc in Mathematical and Computational Finance from the University of Oxford. Clarendon Scholarships- MSc in Mathematical and Computational Finance for MSc in Mathematical and Computational Finance in MSc in Mathematical and Computational Finance, at the University of Oxford, involves a one_time scholarship award of 50577 that can be used to pay for the tuition,living. Students must note that accommodation, health cover, application fees, etc. do not fall within the purview of this scholarship. Moreover, this scholarship will be awarded to a maximum of 130 students, one of whom might belong to a country other than India. To be eligible for the award, applicants must have completed their Bachelor degree and passed the 12th grade.

Applicable course, university, and country

  • MSc in Mathematical and Computational Finance
  • Applicable to all Master programs

Scholarship amount details

All Clarendon scholarships cover tuition and college fees in full.
Scholars on a full-time course receive a generous annual grant for living costs, which is normally sufficient to cover the living costs of a single student living in Oxford.
In 2021 this will be at least £15607.
Conversion rate used: 1 Pound = Rs. 104.90 (last updated 7th December 2023).
Scholarship amount will be given: one time
Scholarship amount can be used for:

Type of Expense Indicates if the scholarship can be used for this type of expense
Tuition & Fees ✔ Scholarship amount can be used for this
Living Expense ✔ Scholarship amount can be used for this
Accommodation × Not covered in scholarship
Air Fare/Travel Expenses × Not covered in scholarship
Spouse/Child Care × Not covered in scholarship
Health Cover × Not covered in scholarship
Application × Not covered in scholarship
Others × Not covered in scholarship

Number of students to be awarded:

Eligible student nationality

India, United States of America, United Kingdom, Australia, Singapore, New Zealand, Canada, Germany, Malaysia, Sweden, France, Switzerland, Netherlands, Denmark, Spain, Russia, UAE, Ireland, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Norway, Japan, Thailand, Belgium, Armenia, Fiji, China, South Korea, Greece, Mauritius, Estonia, Luxembourg, Ukraine, South Africa, Hungary, Austria, Slovenia, Philippines, Cyprus, Bangladesh, Lithuania, Monaco, Nepal, Georgia, Hong Kong, Turkey, Malta, Bahrain, Barbados, Guyana, Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, American Samoa, Andorra, Angola, Anguilla, Antarctica, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bermuda, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, British Indian Ocean Territory, British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Cayman Islands, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, Christmas Island, Cocos Islands, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Curacao, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, Finland, French Polynesia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Gibraltar, Greenland, Grenada, Guam, Guatemala, Guernsey, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Honduras, Iceland, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Isle of Man, Israel, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Jersey, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Macao, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mayotte, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Montserrat, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Netherlands Antilles, New Caledonia, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Northern Mariana Islands, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Pitcairn, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Republic of the Congo, Reunion, Romania, Rwanda, Saint Barthelemy, Saint Helena, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Martin, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome and Principe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Swaziland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Togo, Tokelau, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Turks and Caicos Islands, Tuvalu, U.S. Virgin Islands, Uganda, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vatican, Venezuela, Vietnam, Wallis and Futuna, Western Sahara, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Appication Process for this scholarship

  • SOP: Applicants need to submit 1-page length statement of purpose
    • This will be assessed for:
      • Your reasons for applying
      • Evidence of motivation for and understanding of the proposed area of study
      • Commitment to the subject, beyond the requirements of the degree course
      • Capacity for sustained and intense work
      • Reasoning ability
      • Ability to absorb new ideas, often presented abstractly, at a rapid pace
  • LOR: Applicants need to submit 3 academic references
  • Official transcripts: It should give detailed information of the individual grades received in university-level qualifications to date
  • CV: Comprising of one to two pages highlighting applicants academic achievements and any relevant professional experience
  • Applicants must submit solutions to the MSc in Mathematics and Computational Finance admissions exercise (this will be assessed for whether your mathematical background is adequate, particularly in calculus, linear algebra, probability, statistics, and partial differential equations)
  • To be considered for this scholarship applicant must apply for admission for the course by the January admissions deadline (12:00 noon UK Time)
  • If candidates have not heard from university by June, they should assume they have not been awarded a Clarendon scholarship

Application Documents:

Type of Documents Indicates if Required
LOR Required
SOP Required
CV Required
Transcripts Required
Passport Required

Scholarship Application:Students will be auto-considered for this scholarship when they apply for the courses on which this scholarship is applicable.
No separate application is needed.
Important Dates & FAQ info:

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Scholarship Decision Date Not Available
Interview Date Not Available
FAQ Link
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Additional Information: If candidates have not heard from university by June, they should assume they have not been awarded a Clarendon scholarship.

Scholarship Eligibility

  • Applicants must have a first-class or strong upper second-class undergraduate degree with honours in mathematics or a related discipline
  • Other indicators of high academic achievement may include individual marks on student transcripts; evidence of previous university prizes or awards; information on applicants overall position within their cohort; and publications (if applicable)
  • IELTS: 75 with a minimum score of 70 in each component
  • Interview: Technical interviews are normally held as part of the admissions process
  • The interview could take place face-to-face or by Skype
  • Applicants with a full-time degree-level course of a minimum of nine months, at a recognized institution, where the medium of instruction and assessment was entirely in English can be exempted from the English proficiency exam at the discretion of the University

Special Restrictions: No Special Restriction is applicable.
Exams Details:

Admission Criteria Requirement
IELTS Required (minimum score 7.5)
12 Required
UG Required (minimum score 60.0%)
Interview Required

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Frequently Asked Questions

The frequently asked questions about the scholarship are:

Who can apply for the Scholarship?
The scholarship is applicable to students from all countries.

What is the minimum Qualification Required?
The students must have completed their bachelor’s education from a recognized institution.

What is the procedure for applying?
Students will be auto-considered for this scholarship when they apply for the courses on which this scholarship is applicable. No separate application is needed.

What are the documents required for filling the forms?
Official transcripts.

What is the duration of the Scholarship?
One Time