All Subject Areas: 100 Swansea University Master's Excellence Scholarships

Closing date: 13 July 2018

Key Information

Swansea University is offering 100 Master’s Excellence Scholarships, each worth £3,000 towards tuition fees for UK/EU students starting eligible master’s courses in September 2018.

Eligible courses include:

  • All LLM programmes
  • All MA programmes (including MA by Research)
  • All MRes programmes
  • All MSc programmes (including MSc by Research)

Please note that MPhil, GDL/CPE and LPC programmes are not eligible for the Swansea University Master’s Excellence Scholarship scheme.  


You must have, or expect to achieve, a First Class honours degree (or equivalent).

You must hold an offer to study on an eligible master’s course at Swansea University from September 2018. Programmes commencing in January, April and July are not eligible.

Applicants must not have previously pursued a postgraduate master’s course at Swansea University. Students must be enrolling on a taught master’s or Master’s by Research/MRes programme at Swansea University for the first time in September 2018.

We would normally expect the academic and English Language requirements to be met by point of application. For details on the University’s English Language entry requirements, please visit –


Selection will be based on academic merit and not financial need.


Each Swansea University Master’s Excellence Scholarship is worth £3,000 towards the tuition fees of the programme of study.

Awards are available for both full-time and part-time study. For students studying part-time, the award will be made on a pro-rata basis.

How to Apply

To apply, you will need to complete a Swansea University Master's Excellence Scholarship Application FormPlease return all completed forms to . Non-Swansea graduates must also supply an academic transcript.

All applicants who are offered a place to study at Swansea University on an eligible course will be sent a  Swansea University Master's Excellence Scholarship Application Form with their offer letter. 

You should apply for your course as soon as possible to ensure you can apply for this scholarship before the deadline. Scholarships may be offered to exceptional candidates prior to the closing date. You are advised, therefore, to apply for this scholarship scheme as soon as possible.

The deadline for scholarship applications is Friday 13 July 2018.

Informal enquiries before the application deadline are welcome, and should be directed to