These Metallurgy and Materials International Achievement Scholarships for international students in programs from Materials Science and Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, and Nuclear Science and Engineering, allow you to be recognized and rewarded for your outstanding academic achievements before arriving as a student at the University of Birmingham.
Scholars could either be granted the Achievement Scholarship or Excellence Scholarship, depending on the level of their achievements.
The University of Birmingham is a public research university formed in Edgbaston, Birmingham, United Kingdom. It acquired its royal charter in 1900 as a successor to Queen’s College, Birmingham (formed in 1825 as the Birmingham School of Medicine and Surgery), and Mason Science College (founded in 1875 by Sir Josiah Mason), making it the first English civic or red brick university to obtain its royal charter.
However, in the 2021 Research Excellence Framework, the University of Birmingham rated equal 13th out of 129 institutions on grade point average, up from equal 31st in the previous REF in 2014.
Academics and alumni of the university include former British Prime Ministers Neville Chamberlain and Stanley Baldwin, the British composer Sir Edward Elgar and eleven Nobel laureates.
The 2022 U.S. News & World Report rates the university 91st in the world. In 2019, the University of Birmingham is rated 137th among the universities around the world by SCImago Institutions Rankings.
In 2021, the Times Higher Education ranked Birmingham 12th in the UK.
In 2013, the university was crowned ‘University of the Year 2014’ in the Times Higher Education awards.
The 2013 QS World University Rankings rate the University of Birmingham at 10th in the UK and 62nd internationally. The university was rated 12th in the UK in the 2008 Research Assessment Exercise with 16 percent of the university’s research deemed as world-leading and a further 41 percent as internationally excellent, with special strengths in the fields of music, physics, biosciences, computer science, mechanical engineering, political science, international relations, and law.
The Metallurgy and Materials International Achievement Scholarships consist of a £1500 tuition fee discount or cash transfer in each year of your undergraduate degree for all students who meet the standards below.
The Metallurgy and Materials International Excellence Scholarship consists of a £3000 tuition fee discount or cash transfer during the first year of your undergraduate degree for all students who meet the criteria below.
Eligibility for Metallurgy and Materials International Achievement Scholarships
To be eligible for Metallurgy and Materials International Achievement Scholarships, applicants must:
- Acquire the following results or equivalent in other qualification systems*
- A Levels AAB
- IB: 6, 6, 5 from Higher Levels
- HKDSE: 5, 5, 4
- Indian Standard XII ISC, CBSE, Maharashtra 80% overall
- Indian Standard XII West Bengal: 75% overall
- Indian Standard XII Other State board: 85% overall
- Malaysian STPM: Grades equivalent to A level grades above
- Your fees are not fully paid by a sponsoring body
- Be categorized as international for fees on your acceptance to the university.
- Be admitted to one of the following courses for year 1 entry in 2022 after placing it as the firm choice in UCAS:
How to Apply for Metallurgy and Materials International Achievement Scholarships
Interested and eligible for Metallurgy and Materials International Achievement Scholarships, apply here.
No application is needed, all those who meet the above criteria will be contacted by the end of welcome week 2022.
Application Deadline: Not Specified
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