Gates Cambridge Trust
Deadline: 13 Feb 2022 (annual)
Study in: UK
Course starts October 2022
Description in brief:
One of the most prestigious international scholarships is the Gates Cambridge Scholarship. Scholarships are granted to outstanding applicants from outside the UK who wish to pursue a full-time postgraduate degree at the University of Cambridge in any discipline.
University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
Level/Field of study:
undergraduates, PhD, MSc or MLitt, or a one year postgraduate course in any subject offered at the University.
Courses which are NOT eligible for Gates Cambridge Scholarships:
• Any Undergraduate degree such as BA (undergraduate) or BA affiliated (a second BA)
• Business Doctorate (BusD)
• Master of Business (MBA)
• Master of Finance (MFin)
• MBBChir Clinical Studies
• MD Doctor of Medicine degree (6 years, part-time)
• Graduate Course in Medicine (A101)
• Part-time degrees
• Non-degree courses
Number of Awards:
About 80 scholarships are awarded each year.
Citizens of any country outside the United Kingdom
Scholarship worth and benefits:
A Gates Cambridge Scholarship covers the entire cost of attending Cambridge, including tuition, living expenses, travel expenses, visa fees, and so on. It also provides discretionary cash for academic growth, family allowance, fieldwork, and other activities.
You can apply for a Gates Cambridge Scholarship if you are:
• a citizen of any country outside the United Kingdom.
• applying to pursue one of the following full-time residential courses of study: PhD, MSc or MLitt, or a one year postgraduate course.
Instructions on how to apply:
In Feb. 2022, applications will be accepted.
The University’s Graduate Application Portal is where applicants submit their applications for admission and financing (Gates Cambridge and other funds). To be considered for a Gates Cambridge Scholarship, you must first apply for admission to a programme and a College place, then complete the Gates Cambridge element of the funding section. Apply Now