Oxford-Weidenfeld and Hoffmann Scholarships and Leadership Programme- MSc in Law and Finance Ongoing

Awarded By: University of Oxford in UK
Updated on Mar 7, 2024
Rekha Madi
Rekha Madi
University Research Analyst
Course: Masters
Deadline: Jan 19, 2024
Amount: POUND 55,785
United KingdomUK

Scholarship Overview

Oxford-Weidenfeld and Hoffmann Scholarships and Leadership Programme- MSc in Law and 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 Law and Finance from the University of Oxford. Oxford-Weidenfeld and Hoffmann Scholarships and Leadership Programme- MSc in Law and Finance for MSc in Law and Finance in MSc in Law and Finance, at the University of Oxford, involves a one_time scholarship award of 55785 that can be used to pay for the tuition,living. ” To be eligible for the award, applicants must have completed their Bachelor degree and passed the 12th grade.
International students seeing to avail this scholarship need to appear for English proficiency tests like IELTS. The following documentation is required from students in order to apply for the scholarship: Official Transcripts, SOP,LOR,Essays and CV.”

Applicable course, university, and country

  • This scholarship is applicable for the following courses in University of Oxford in UK
  • Master of Science in Law and Finance
  • Applicable Course:
  • BCL Bachelor of Civil Law
  • Master of Business Administration Master of Business Administration
  • MJur Magister Juris
  • MPP Master of Public Policy
  • Master of Science Advanced Computer Science
  • Master of Science African Studies
  • Master of Science Biodiversity, Conservation and Management
  • Master of Science Comparative Social Policy
  • Master of Science Contemporary Chinese Studies
  • MPhil in Development Studies
  • MSt Diplomatic Studies
  • Master of Science Economics for Development
  • Master of Science Education (Comparative and International Education)
  • Master of Science Education (Higher Education)
  • Master of Science Energy Systems
  • Master of Science Environmental Change and Management
  • Master of Science Evidence-Based Social Intervention and Policy Evaluation
  • Master of Science Financial Economics
  • Master of Science Global Governance and Diplomacy
  • Master of Science Global Health Science and Epidemiology
  • Master of Science International Health and Tropical Medicine
  • MSt Islamic Studies and History
  • MSt Jewish Studies
  • MSt Korean Studies
  • Master of Science Latin American Studies
  • Master of Science Law and Finance
  • Master of Science Mathematical Modelling and Scientific Computing
  • Master of Science Migration Studies
  • Master of Science Modern Middle Eastern Studies
  • Master of Science Modern South Asian Studies
  • Master of Science Nature, Society and Environmental Governance
  • Master of Science Refugee and Forced Migration Studies
  • Master of Science Social Science of the Internet
  • Master of Science Sustainability, Enterprise and the Environment
  • Master of Science Water Science, Policy and Management

Scholarship amount details

Max scholarship per student: Pound 55,785 => Rs 56,67,198
Conversion rate used: 1 Pound = Rs. 105.85 (last updated 9th January 2024)

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, United Arab Emirates, 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: Max 300 words It should be written in English and explain applicants motivation for applying for the course at Oxford, his/her relevant experience and education, and the specific areas that interest and/or he/she intend to specialise in
  • LOR: Three references required out of which at least two must be academic
  • Official Transcript: It should give detailed information of the individual grades received in university-level qualifications to date
  • Essay: One essay of 2000 words The work must be written in English and on a legal topic Academic work from the most recent qualification is preferred, but work written in a professional context may be submitted if academic work is not readily available
  • CV: Comprising of one to two pages highlighting applicants academic achievements and any relevant professional experience
  • Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Scholarships Questionnaire to be submitted with the application form
  • Application Process: Applicants must select the Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Scholarships and Leadership Programme in the University of Oxford Scholarships section of the University’s graduate application form and submit their application for graduate study by the relevant January deadline

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
SOP Required
LOR Required
Essays Required
CV Required
Official transcripts Required

Important Dates & FAQ info:

Date Additional Details
Application final end date January 19, 2024 Not Available
Interview Date Not Available If applicants are shortlisted for the scholarship, they will be required to participate in an interview, which is likely to be held online in April 2024
Please note that these dates could be in local country times and may not be IST (Indian standard time)
FAQ Link https://uni-of-oxfordcusthelpcom/app/answers/list/session/L3RpbWUvMTQ4NzMxMTA5MC9zaWQvNDlLWmhyYm4=#s=eyJzZiI6eyIxMDAwMTkiOnsiZmlsdGVycyI6eyJub190cnVuY2F0ZSI6MCwicGFnZSI6MSwic2VhcmNoVHlwZSI6eyJmaWx0ZXJzIjp7ImRhdGEiOjUsInJuU2VhcmNoVHlwZSI6InNlYXJjaFR5cGUiLCJmbHRyX2lkIjo1fX0sImtleXdvcmQiOnsiZmlsdGVycyI6eyJkYXRhIjoiY2xhcmVuZG9uIiwicm5TZWFyY2hUeXBlIjoia2V5d29yZCJ9fSwicCI6eyJmaWx0ZXJzIjp7ImRhdGEiOnsiMCI6WzI2XSwicmVjb25zdHJ1Y3REYXRhIjpbeyJsZXZlbCI6MSwibGFiZWwiOiJQcm9zcGVjdGl2ZSBHcmFkdWF0ZSBTdHVkZW5

Scholarship Eligibility

  • Applicants should be able to demonstrate a connection between your subject of study and your longer-term career objectives, explaining how you see your professional work contributing to the improvement of public life in your country of origin or at a wider regional or international level
  • Applicants are normally expected to be predicted or have achieved a first-class or strong upper second-class undergraduate degree with honours (or equivalent international qualifications), as a minimum, in law
  • IELTS: 75 with min score of 70 in each component
  • Interview: Is required for scholarship selection
  • Applicants with a full-time degree-level course of a minimum of nine months, at a recognised 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:
Applicants should be intending to return to their country of ordinary residence once their course is completed.
Exams Details:

Exam name Indicates if exam is required and cutoff (if any)
IELTS Required (minimum score 75)
12 Required
UG Required (minimum score 600%)

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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?
To be eligible for the award, applicants must have completed their Bachelor degree and passed the 12th grade.
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?
SOP, LOR, Essays, CV Official transcripts
What is the duration of the Scholarship?
One Time