Scotland Government Scholarships 2022: Want to study in Scotland and look for a postgraduate degree scholarship. Applicants can apply for the Saltire scholarships by getting an offer from any Scotland Higher Education Institutions.
The Scotland government comes with a scheme for international students to study in different Scottish universities in Scotland. They offer 50 awards worth $8000 each for one year master’s postgraduate program in different higher education institutions in Scotland.
There are a total of 19 Scottish universities available to study in the Postgraduate Program in Scotland. Applicants must get a conditional or unconditional offer letter from these universities to apply for the scholarships to get a scholarship.
Citizens from Canada, China (including Hong Kong), India, Japan, Pakistan, and the USA can apply for scholarships to study in Scotland.
Scotland Government Scholarships Roadmap 2021:
- Hosted Country: Scotland
- Degree: One Year Masters Postgraduate Degree.
- Funding Type: Partially Funded.
Scotland Government Scholarships for International Students
Saltire Scholarships is a partially funded scholarship for international students to study in Scottish universities hosted by the Scotland Government in 2022.
Interested Applicants can apply for the Scotland saltire scholarships if they have the eligibility criteria and these scholarships’ requirements.
- Get an Offer from any 19 Higher Education Institutions in Scotland
- Be able to bear the cost of living in Scotland and make the remaining tuition fees.
- Applying for the first time to study in Scotland.
- Candidates Have not received any Scottish government scholarships before.
- Complete the application form before the deadline and meet the language requirements.
- It does not require IELTS, but Good Communication skills are required.
The course must be a postgraduate Masters level course in one of the following subject areas:
- Science: Earth Sciences, Environment, Energy, Geology, Weather and Climate, Plants/Botany, Animals/Zoology.
- Technology: Software, Engineering, Bioinformatics, Information, Systems, Multimedia, Engineering, Computers,
- Creative industries: Communications, Media and Culture, Broadcasting, Film, Animation, Journalism, Cultural, Publishing, New Media Studies, Computer Games / Computer Arts, Design, Graphic, Industrial, Interior, Fashion
- Healthcare and medical sciences: Physical and Life Sciences, Astronomy, Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Health Sciences, Biotechnology.
- Renewable and clean energy: Sustainable Engineering, Renewable Energy, Biomass / Biofuels, Hydro / Solar / Tidal / Windpower.
List of Higher Education Institution for Scotland Government Scholarships
There a total of 19 Universities are available for higher education in Scotland. These universities are:
- Abertay University
- EDINBURGH NAPIER UNIVERSITY
- GLASGOW CALEDONIAN UNIVERSITY
- GLASGOW SCHOOL OF ART
- Heriot-Watt University
- Open University
- Queen Margaret University (QMU)
- Robert Gordon University (RGU)
- ROYAL CONSERVATOIRE OF SCOTLAND
- SRUC SCOTLAND’S RURAL COLLEGE
- THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH
- UNIVERSITY OF ABERDEEN
- UNIVERSITY OF DUNDEE
- UNIVERSITY OF GLASGOW
- UNIVERSITY OF ST ANDREWS
- UNIVERSITY OF STIRLING
- UNIVERSITY OF STRATHCLYDE
- UNIVERSITY OF THE HIGHLANDS AND ISLANDS (UHI)
- The University of the West of Scotland.
Note: The Open University is not eligible for saltire scholarships in Scotland.
- An amount of 8000 for one-year master’s degree tuition fees.
- One of the online Degree [Does not need to bear the travel and other accommodation costs]
How to Apply
Interested and Eligible Candidates can fill the application form online. To apply for the scholarship, applicants need to visit the official website of Scottish Government Scholarships- scotland.org/study and fill up the application form.
Scotland Government Scholarships FAQs:
WHAT ARE THE SALTIRE SCHOLARSHIPS?
Saltire Scholarships is an Scottish Scholarships Programs by the government of Scotland partnered with difference Scottish universities.
What Degree are Available for Saltire Scholarships ?
Saltire scholarships are for One year masters post graduate degree.
What subjects are available in these program ?
The priority sectors of this program are in:
- Creative industries
- Healthcare and medical sciences
- Renewable and clean energy
WHAT DOES THE SCHOLARSHIP AWARD COVER?
The scheme offers up to 50 awards, each worth £8000, towards the cost of tuition fees for one year of a postgraduate Masters course at any of Scotland’s higher education institutions.