Academic Scholarships and Home Fees

Home fees for refugees and asylum seekers for academic programmes at the University of Leicester

Please email the Admissions department (admissions@le.ac.uk for undergraduate, pgadmissions@le.ac.uk for postgraduate) including your name, student number and proof of status to make sure you are charged the correct fee amount.

Sanctuary scholarships for campus based programmes
The awards include a tuition fee waiver plus £3,500 per year living expenses. The number of awards available are:

  • 2 x Undergraduate awards
  • 1 x Taught Masters award
  • 1 x PhD award.

Deadline for applications: 31 July 2019

Sanctuary scholarship for distance learning programmes: 1 full fee waiver on 7 distance learning master degree programmes twice a year (14 scholarships per year)

You can find the list of university scholarships available to refugees and asylum seekers across the UK on the STAR website (Student Action for Refugees).