College of Science and Engineering Undergraduate Scholarship Scheme- MEng Programs

Awarded By: University of Leicester in UK
Updated on Apr 4, 2024
Rekha Madi
Rekha Madi
University Research Analyst
Course: Bachelors
Deadline: Apr 4, 2024
Amount: POUND 5,000
United KingdomUK

Scholarship Overview

In recognition of the high standard of applications which they receive for their degree programmes, the university is delighted to offer an international merit scholarship. This merit-based scholarship, worth at least £3,000 per year, is offered to international-fee-paying students applying for an undergraduate degree* at the University of Leicester. A higher-level award of £5,000 will be made to applicants demonstrating exceptional academic performance.

Applicable course, university, and country

This scholarship is applicable for Bachelors Degree. This scholarship is applicable for the following courses in University of Leicester in UK

  • Master of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering
  • School of Chemistry
  • School of Engineering
  • School of Geography, Geology and the Environment
  • School of Informatics
  • School of Mathematics and Actuarial Science
  • School of Physics and Astronomy


Scholarship amount details

Max scholarship per student: Pound 5,000 => Rs 4,99,400
Conversion rate used: 1 Pound = Rs. 105.85 (last updated 9th January 2024)
Scholarship amount will be given: Yearly

  • £3,000 per year, is offered to international-fee-paying students
  • £5,000 will be made to applicants demonstrating exceptional academic performance

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 × Not covered in scholarship
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, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Mauritius, Bangladesh, Nepal, Angola, Benin, Bhutan, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Pakistan, Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Appication Process for this scholarship

There is no need to apply for this scholarship Eligible students will be automatically considered If successful, you will be notified when you submit your final results

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.

Application Documents:

Type of documents Indicates if this type of document is required to be submitted
Transcripts Required
LOR Required
SOP Required

Important Dates & FAQ info:

Info Date
Scholarship Deadline: Not Available
Contact Email: scholarships@leacuk

Additional Information:
Terms and conditions –

  • You must be classified as an international student for fee purposes
  • You must be starting a full-time, campus-based undergraduate course*, commencing in September 2024
  • The fee discount will be calculated on the basis of the standard tuition fee for each year of your course
  • The scholarship will not apply for periods of industrial placement or overseas exchange, resit years or if you suspend your studies for any reason
  • In accordance with scholarship guidelines, students are allowed to hold only one University of Leicester scholarship. If you are awarded more than one scholarship, you will only receive the higher value award
  • If you currently have a conditional offer of a place at the University, you will still need to fulfil any conditions stated on your offer letter


Scholarship Eligibility

This scholarship rewards academic achievement, for all international qualifications equivalent to British A-levels, as follows:

  • Successful Achievement of our entry requirement – £3,000 per year
  • Achieving three grades above standard A-level equivalent** – £5,000 per year

Special Restrictions:
No Special Restriction applicable

Exams Details:

Exam name Indicates if exam is required and cutoff (if any)
IELTS Required (minimum score 6)
PTE Required (minimum score 54)
12 Required (minimum score 800%)


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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 various countries.

What is the minimum Qualification Required?
The students must have completed their secondary 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, LOR, and SOP.

What is the duration of the Scholarship?