UK Scholarships for Indian Students 2022 - Your Guide

  • Are you a student who is preparing to study in the UK?
  • Are you facing a finance-related problem?
  • Are you looking for a studentship that can ease your burden and make you relax so you can be focused on your study?

Today, we will do a detailed analysis of many financial aids offered by prestigious organizations and universities in the UK. After verifying their eligibility, students can apply for these reward schemes. 

To understand easily, we can segregate the scholarships into four parts:

  1. Scholarships by the Indian institute and trust
  2. Scholarships by British University scholarship
  3. Scholarships by British council (Non-govt.)
  4. Scholarships by the UK govt.

 1. Scholarship by Indian Institute and trust

Here are some instances of the well-known scholar programs provided by the Indian Institute and trust.

A.)  Inlaks Shivdasani Foundation Scholarship

To provide the opportunity to study abroad, the Inlaks Foundation promotes this studentship between scholars. Foundation is committed to investing in the exceptional talent of India and making them powerful leaders of tomorrow.

Offered By Inlaks Shivdasani Foundation
The scholarship is offered for the course Full-time Masters, MPhil, or Doctoral program
Grant Tuition fee, living expenses, healthcare, and one-way airfare (around 75K GBP)
Eligibility 65% to 70% academic grade in the respective field

With this scholarship, Foundation has another studentship program combined with the prestigious academic organization. You can apply for this as well if your program requires additional funds.

B.) Abraaj RCA Innovation Scholarship

The Royal College of Arts and Abraaj group sponsored this reward program where 5 scholars will be awarded. Students are expected to follow The Abraaj Groups and the Royal College of Art's standards of conviction and honesty.

Offered by The Abraaj Group and Royal College of Arts.
The scholarship is offered for Post Graduate course in Architecture, Fashion, Design, etc.
Grant Tuition fee along with Living expenses
Eligibility Accomplished scholastic record


C) The J. N. Tata Endowment supports Indian higher education

The J. N. Tata Endowment is available to students seeking a loan for a full-time education overseas. It is a type of loan scholarship with a grant ranging from one lakh to ten lakh rupees. You can get partial travel and gift prizes with this studentship. Scholars rewarded with this program will have to pay this amount in easy installments in upcoming years.

Offered by J. N. Tata Endowment
The scholarship is offered for  full time Postgraduate/Ph.D./Postdoctoral/Research fellowships
Grant A part of your course fee and partial air fair
Eligibility Excellent academics +score at online test+ Performance at interview

2. Scholarships by British University

We'll look at key scholarships offered by UK institutions after looking at options supplied by Indian institutes and trusts.

Westminster International Postgraduate part fee scholarship

With this scholarship, universities support scholars aiming for post-graduation study.

Offered by the University of Westminster
The scholarship is offered for  Full time Postgraduate study course
Grant £ 2,000-course fee
Eligibility Minimal UK proportionate 2.1 Honours degree

Ramanujam Research Studentship in Mathematics by Trinity College

If any student has a special affinity towards math. He is looking for a bursary for a Ph.D. in mathematics. This is the best suitable option for the student. Before pursuing the Ph.D., it is required that students complete a special course Master of Advanced Study in a relevant field. If the student accomplishes this course with flying colors, he will be eligible to get admission to the Ph.D.

Offered by Trinity College, University of Cambridge
The scholarship is offered for  Postgraduate and Ph.D. in pure Mathematics
Grant Course fee along with Maintenance allowance,  Return air fair
Eligibility Hold a first-class honors degree

Clarendon scholarships by Oxford University

As soon as you apply to Oxford, you will also naturally become a candidate for the Clarendon Bursary. It is very prestigious and intensely competitive. Scholars from all over the world regardless of their caste, creed, and nationality are welcomed for this studentship.

Offered by the University of Oxford
The scholarship is offered for Both Full-time and Part-time Degree graduate course
Grant Tuition fee and living expenses
Eligibility Distinguished scholastic history with encouraging and problem-solving attitude

University of West London International Ambassador Scholarship

To help international students with their financial problems, the University of Westminster is offering a number of scholarships of   £5, 00,000 for UG and PG course students.

Offered by University of West London
The scholarship is offered for Undergraduate and Postgraduate course  
Grant £5,000 each (To 100 Students)
Eligibility Must have an offer letter from the University

The Rhodes scholarship
It helps students get into full-time master's programs at Oxford University. The Rhodes scholarship is known as the world’s most aged and esteemed as it commenced in 1902. 

Offered by the University of Oxford
The scholarship is offered for  Full-time Postgraduate course  
Grant Course fee and Stipend
Eligibility Achievements in literature and education Devotion for Physical activities

After talking about some main bursaries available for study abroad aspirants, We want to let you know that list is not finished here. There are a number of universities providing a scholarship on large scale.

Here, we are sharing some names of considerable university reward programs.

  • University of Edinburgh global scholarships
  • Gates Cambridge scholarship
  • Swansea University International scholarship program
  • Queen Mary Global Excellence Scholarships
  • University of Dundee
  • University of Keele
  • University of Plymouth
  • University of Sheffield



3. Scholarships by British council (Non-govt.)

Charles Wallace India Trust Scholarships

Offered by Charles Wallace India Trust
The scholarship is offered for  full-time MA course (One year)
Grant living costs and course fees
Eligibility Degree with Prominent work experience

Goa Education Trust Scholarships

Offered by Dempo and Fomento group & British Council
The scholarship is offered for  Post-graduate course
Grant Full or Partial tuition fee
Eligibility The student must be a resident of Goa

4. Scholarships by the UK govt

Chevening Scholarship

Offered by British Foreign and Commonwealth Office
The scholarship is offered for  Post-graduate course
Grant Fully funded
Eligibility 2:1 honors degree Undergraduate degree

GREAT Scholarships

Offered by UK higher education institutions
The scholarship is offered for  Post-graduate course
Grant £10,000
Eligibility An undergraduate degree

Scotland’s Saltire Scholarships

Offered by Government of Scotland
The scholarship is offered for  one year of a postgraduate Masters's course
Grant No. of grants 50, the value of £8000 each,
Eligibility Have a conditional or unconditional offer of a place at a Scottish university

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