Newcastle University – GREAT Scholarships 2020 - China, India, Turkey

Updated: 2 months ago
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, ENGLAND
Deadline: The position may have been removed or expired!

Value of award

£10,000 towards tuition fees.

Number of awards


Start date and duration

September 2020 for one year of study.

Application closing date

30 April 2020 - students from China and Turkey

29 May 2020 - students from India


This year, in partnership with the British Council and the GREAT Britain Campaign, Newcastle University is offering scholarships to students from China, India and Turkey applying for postgraduate taught programmes.

The GREAT Britain Campaign is the UK government’s initiative to promote the UK internationally as a GREAT place to visit, study and do business. The British Council is a partner in the campaign to raise awareness and promote UK’s strengths in education, English language and the arts.


British Council and Newcastle University.

Eligibility Criteria

To be considered for awards applicants must:

  • Must be passport holders of China, India or Turkey
  • be assessed as international for fee purposes
  • hold an offer for an eligible Master’s degree programme:
    • applicants from India and Turkey: all postgraduate Master’s programmes
    • applicants from China – postgraduate degree programmes in: 
      • Chemical Engineering
      • Civil Engineering
      • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
      • Materials Engineering
      • Marine and Offshore Engineering
      • Mechanical and Systems Engineering

The University awards Scholarships on the basis of academic merit and other information provided on the Scholarship application form.  To be considered for awards applicants must have or expect to receive the equivalent of an upper second class UK honours degree or above. The applicants chosen to receive the awards will be assessed according to evidence of academic ability, evidence of commitment to studies and quality of application and may be contacted for additional information.

For more information on the GREAT Scholarships 2020, please visit the British Council’s website in your country.

Further details can be found in the Newcastle University GREAT Regulations 2020 .

How to apply

Applications must be submitted using the application form .  Other applications will not be accepted.


Tel: +44 191 208 5537/8107

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