University of the Year UK Scholarship

For UK postgraduate study commencing Sept 21/Jan 22

Aston University is offering scholarships to UK postgraduate students looking to start full-time postgraduate Masters study in September 2021 and January 2022.


You will be automatically awarded a £1,500 scholarship if you meet the following criteria: 

  • You have achieved the following degree classification: 

Business, Management and Law

Upper second class honours and above

Engineering and Physical Sciences

Upper second class honours and above

Health and Life Sciences

Upper second class honours and above

Social Sciences and Humanities

Upper second class honours and above (except MA Forensic Linguistics which requires first class honours)

  • You are starting a full time, taught masters course in September 2021 or 2022
  • You are a UK citizen.

How to apply 

If you are eligible for one of these scholarships you will be awarded the scholarship fee discount automatically so you will not need to submit a scholarship application.

If you have already achieved your undergraduate degree qualification your scholarship will be offered unconditionally. If you are in your final year of undergraduate study the scholarship will be awarded upon confirmation of your degree result.

20% loyalty scholarship for Aston graduates 

If you are an Aston graduate you are automatically entitled to a 20% course fee alumni scholarship discount should you hold any undergraduate degree classification. 

Can I apply for more than one scholarship? 

You can apply for more than one Aston University scholarship but you can only be awarded one scholarship, whichever is the highest value.  

An awarded scholarship will be automatically credited to your student account as a tuition fee reduction.