British Council GREAT Scholarship

International Scholarships

British Council GREAT Scholarship

This year, in partnership with the British Council and the GREAT Britain Campaign, UEA will be offering four GREAT Scholarships worth £10,000 in the following countries: 

  • China 

  • Egypt 

  • India 

  • Nepal 

This prestigious scholarship scheme is part of the “GREAT Scholarships 2021” campaign, which has been launched by the British Council together with UK universities to support access to excellent UK higher education opportunities. 

The total value of the scholarship scheme is over £800,000. This scholarship scheme will offer an exciting opportunity for students from the above countries wishing to obtain financial support to pursue study on degree levels in the UK.  

The Great Scholarships are open to all passport holding nationals of the above countries who hold an offer of a place on a UEA postgraduate taught degree for September 2021 entry. These scholarships cannot be awarded in combination with any other UEA award.  

If you have any questions regarding your eligibility, please contact us at

The deadlines for these scholarships has now passed.

For more information on the GREAT Scholarships 2021, please visit the British Council’s country website

Type of Course

  • Postgraduate Taught

Funding Type

  • Tuition Fees

Total Value


Number Available per Year


Years Available

  • 2021


  • International Fees


  • Any

Country / Region

  • Asia
  • Africa
  • Middle East

Academic Excellence

Evidencing a strong academic performance

Applicant’s Nationality

  • China
  • India
  • Nepal
  • Egypt

Country of Domicile

  • Any

Application Process