Scholarships and discounts
The University of Leicester offers a range of scholarships
We are committed to attracting the brightest and the best students to Leicester regardless of background. At Leicester, we do not want fears about finance to stop prospective students from considering further study.
Please browse the list below to see if you qualify for any scholarships or, alternatively, take a look at the scholarships available to:
Please note that some of these scholarships are only available to students from certain countries.
All available scholarships
|Scholarship|| Who is eligible?
|| Value of scholarship
|Alumni Loyalty Discount Scheme
||Anyone who has graduated from The University of Leicester with an undergraduate degree
||20% fee discount
|Chevening Scholarship||International (non-EU) students
||See Chevening Scholarship website
|College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology Alumni Loyalty Discount Scheme||Anyone who has graduated from The University of Leicester with an undergraduate degree
||20% fee discount
|College of Science and Engineering Postgraduate Scholarship Scheme||International (non-EU) students||22%-28% fee discount|
|Commonwealth Shared Scholarship Scheme
||Citizens of certain Commonwealth countries
|| See Commonwealth Scholarships website
|Head of College Scholarship||International (non-EU) students||£2,500|
|Family Loyalty Discount||International (non-EU) students who are the child, sibling or spouse of a current or former Leicester student
||10% fee discount|
|Distance Learning International Fee Discount||Distance learning students from eligible countries
|Distance learning funding sources||Distance learning students
|President's Postgraduate Scholarship Scheme||International (non-EU) students||£3,500|
|Santander Scholarship||Students from one of the Santander network countries.
|Saïd Foundation Scholarship||Residents of Syria, Lebanon, Jordan or Palestine
||See Saïd Foundation website