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University of Huddersfield Vice Chancellors Scholarships Scheme for International Students in the UK for 2023/2024

The Vice Chancellors Scholarships Scheme for overseas students at the University of Huddersfield is now available for the academic year 2023–2024.

The academic program is available to gifted students doing Ph.D., MA by Research, and MS by Research coursework on a full- or part-time basis. To help students reach their full academic, professional, and personal potential, the University of Huddersfield strives to engage in responsible teaching, research, and enterprise. The QS Global World Rankings also include Huddersfield.

About the University of Huddersfield

Why enroll in a course at the University of Huddersfield? Students who attend this institution will receive instruction from eminent academics in their specialties from all across the nation and the globe. It offers individuals the chance to acquire knowledge and skills that will aid in their job preparation.


The University of Huddersfield, sometimes referred to as Huddersfield University, is a public research university in England that is located in Huddersfield, a town in West Yorkshire. Although it started as multiple separate organizations in the 19th century, it only became a university in 1992. Because of its efforts, it won the inaugural Higher Education Academy Global Teaching Excellence Award and was recognized with a Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) Gold Award in 2017.

It has consistently ranked among the top organizations in England for the proportion of employees with teaching certificates, and in 2022 it maintained the top position with 94%. As of 2022, the University has more than three-quarters of its academic staff with doctorates, ranking third in England. The University has also expanded its emphasis on the quality of its research.

It was ranked 701+ in the 2015–16 QS World University Rankings. The institution was recognized as the Entrepreneurial Institution of the Year at the 2012 THE Awards. The Outstanding Registry Team 2013 award was given to it at the 2013 THE Leadership and Management Awards. At the 2013 THE Awards, the university was named University of the Year. The university was recognized as THE 2014 Best University Workplace by Times Higher Education. In 2015, the institution won the Educate North Awards’ New Institution of the Year category.


Your research degree will come with a complete cost waiver from the University of Huddersfield. Both domestic and foreign applicants may apply.

Eligibility for Vice Chancellors Scholarships Scheme

  1. All nationalities are qualified for the Vice Chancellors Scholarships Scheme.
  2. Acceptable Subjects or Courses: Scholarships under the Vice Chancellors Scholarships Scheme will be given for undergraduate and graduate study in any subject area.
  3. Acceptable Standards: Applicants who want to be considered for the merit-based scholarship must:
  • first-class honors education
  • Honor at the taught Master’s level


  • Obtain a recommendation from your supervisor and academic institution based on your Master’s by Research, and have just graduated from the University of Huddersfield.

Vice Chancellors Scholarships Scheme – Application Process

  • Candidates must submit an admission application for their desired degree program to be considered for the Vice Chancellors Scholarships Scheme. 
  • Supporting Documents: if you have any questions or need further information. The following details must be included with the application by applicants:
  1. Academic records, grades, and degrees or certificates
  2. Results from English language tests (IELTS, PTE, etc.)
  3. Personal statement or purpose statement
  4. A pair of sources
  5. Confirmation of sponsorship (if your government or another entity will pay your tuition)
  6. A resume outlining your career history and previous employment, if any
  7. Portfolio for a variety of courses in music, art, and design.
  8. Confirmation of sponsorship (if your government or another entity will pay your tuition)
  9. A copy of your visa and current passport.
  • Entrance Criteria: Before applying, candidates must satisfy all entrance criteria for the course they have selected (entry requirements for undergraduate study).
  • Candidates who have not finished their education in a nation with a majority of English-speaking citizens within the previous two years must meet the language requirement. Before being admitted, they must meet the university’s language standards.

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Submission Deadline

09 June 2023

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