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This year, in partnership with the British Council and the GREAT Britain Campaign, UEA will be offering two £10,000 scholarships to students in China applying for Post Graduate Taught courses in all subjects.

This scholarship scheme is part of the “GREAT Scholarships 2019 - East Asia” campaign, which has been launched by the British Council together with 28 UK universities to support more students in East Asia to get access to the excellent UK higher education opportunities.

The total value of the scholarship scheme is nearly £1 million. This scholarship scheme will offer an exciting opportunity for East Asian students wishing to get financial support to pursue study on degree levels in the UK. Students can apply for courses in subjects including engineering, law, business, art and design, biosciences, IT and more, at the 28 institutions across England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.


The Great Scholarships are open to all Chinese nationals holding an offer of a place on a postgraduate taught degree for 2019 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

What does it cover?

Two £10,000 tuition fee reduction scholarships

Terms and Conditions

Read our full terms and conditions. Successful candidates will receive notification by early February.

How to apply

Applicants evidencing a strong academic performance will be invited to apply after receiving their offer. Scholarship applications must be received by 12 noon GMT on 13 January 2019. 

Complete the scholarship application form.

Please state in your application that you wish to be considered for a GREAT scholarship.

Please note that applicants should be passport holders of China.

For more information on the GREAT Scholarships 2019, please visit the British Council’s country website.