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
10% 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 Minimum 10% fee discount
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
Various
Distance learning funding sources Distance learning students
Various
President's Postgraduate Scholarship Scheme International (non-EU) students £3,500
Santander Scholarship Students from one of the Santander network countries.
£5,000
Saïd Foundation Scholarship Residents of Syria, Lebanon, Jordan or Palestine
See Saïd Foundation website