As part of its 70th anniversary in India celebration, the British Council has launched a special scholarship for Indian women to pursue a master’s program in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) in the UK. This scholarship programme covers full tuition-fee for studying a master’s in STEM and provides a unique opportunity for Indian women to study in the UK. The British Council has already awarded fully-funded scholarships to 104 Indian women to study STEM master courses at elite UK universities for the academic year 2018-19.
SI-UK, in partnership with the British Council and eminent UK universities, can help Indian women with an exceptional academic record secure one of these scholarships for 2019/20 academic year.
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Are you planning to pursue a one-year master’s programme in a STEM subject in the UK? Do you have an excellence academic record? Arrange your free consultation with SI-UK in India and we can help you apply.
About the British Council 70th Anniversary Scholarship Programme
The British Council 70th Anniversary scholarship supports gender equality and women empowerment. It will enable ambitious Indian women with excellent academic records to study at leading UK universities, work in world-class research environments and collaborate in international research. These women are likely to become leaders in their fields and will promote educational relationship between UK and India as ambassadors. The British Council will provide training to the prospective scholars to create an impact of their work in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math through effective use of social media and science communication.
The scholarships are open to all the women across India. It covers the full tuition fee for one-year STEM master’s program starting from September 2019 only. Boarding and living expenses will be borne by the students.
- Deadline for scholarship nomination: Friday, 18 January 2019
- Deadline for scholarship application: Thursday, 31st January 2019
Applying for scholarships in the UK
If you are interested in knowing more about British Council and British Council India 70th Anniversary Scholarship Programme, UK Universities offering the scholarship to study master’s in STEM and application process, arrange your free consultation today with SI-UK India. We will help draft scholarship application letters, submit and track your application on your behalf.