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Scholarships

When applying for our courses, it is important you consider the financing of your tuition fees and living expenses for the duration of your course. There are different possibilities of obtaining financial support.

Scholarship opportunities


Continue at the School of Global Affairs, Postgraduate Scholarship

One award for the Department of Global Health & Social Medicine, valued up to £11,040 (Home fees), is available for KCL graduates for 2022/23 full-time entry onto one of our relevant master's courses.

 

Relevant courses:

All students in their final year of the listed undergraduate courses in the School of Global Affairs are eligible, including those from the UK, EU and overseas.

Applying from:

> Geography BA/BSc
> Global Health & Social Medicine BA/BSc
> International Development BA

Applying to a relevant master's course.

We will identify our top candidates based on previous academic performance, relevant experience (where appropriate) and the personal statement indicating reasons for applying to the particular course.

There is no separate application procedure for the scholarship. If you have submitted a complete application by midnight (UK time) on 31 March in the given year, you will automatically be considered for the scholarship.

A fully completed application includes a complete online application form and all supporting documents. This includes personal statements, Record of Agreed Results to date, references and IELTS certificates where appropriate. All materials must have been submitted via the Postgraduate Admissions Portal by the due time and date.

The relevant panel will decide the top candidate and award the scholarship. The successful candidates will be notified by early September at the latest, to include all results for the given year.


Global Health & Social Medicine Postgraduate Scholarship

The Department of Global Health & Social Medicine is offering one master’s award, valued up to £11,040 (Home fees), for 2022/23 full-time entry for one student onto their relevant course.

 

Relevant courses:

All students are eligible, including those from the UK, EU and overseas.

The top candidate will be selected based on previous academic performance, relevant experience (where appropriate) and the personal statement indicating reasons for applying to the particular course.

There is no separate application procedure for the scholarship. If you have submitted a complete application by midnight (UK time) on 31 March in the given year, you will automatically be considered for the scholarship.

A fully completed application includes a complete online application form and all supporting documents. This includes personal statements, transcripts, references and IELTS certificates where appropriate. All materials must have been submitted via the Postgraduate Admissions Portal by the due time and date.

A departmental panel will decide the top candidate and award the scholarship. The successful candidate will be notified by 15 May at the latest in the given year.

 

Why study Global Health & Social Medicine?

Our postgraduate courses foster thinking across disciplines and national boundaries because we combine insights from the natural and medical sciences, social sciences and philosophy. This enables you to understand possible solutions to today’s global challenges in order to create a healthy future.

So whether you want to promote responsible biomedical research, address global health inequities or ensure fairness across generations, you'll need to consider numerous perspectives in order to succeed.

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