Ever asked yourself what it is like studying in the UK? Studying in the UK is not only about its quality education. A UK education will give you a chance to learn in an environment full of the world’s greatest minds. You will get an opportunity to experience a new culture and interact with like-minded people. Studying in the UK will equip you with unmatched skills that will come in handy in your future endeavors. Of course, studying in the UK is relatively expensive, certainly when compared to studies in your home country. As a result, you may be interested to explore what scholarship opportunities lie out there. Scholarships help needy and deserving students realize their dreams. An opportunity to receive a scholarship could transform your life and the lives of those around you. There are many scholarships for African students in the UK. There are scholarships for women, scholarships for commonwealth countries. Scholarships for developing countries, scholarships for developed countries. For under graduate students, for postgraduate students. There are many out there The financial aid a scholarship covers are usually on tuition fees. This is true of postgraduate scholarships also. Though the reduction in tuition fees during the academic year gives you more budget for living expenses. Many scholarships in the United Kingdom are merit-based and are competitive. You may be up against students from many other countries. It is a good idea not to expect you will definitely be awarded one. Famous universities like the University of Edinburgh, University of Sussex and Heriot-Watt University all offer scholarships. Seed partner school Heriot-Watt is located on the outskirts of Edinburgh. It offers International Merit Awards at both Bachelor and Postgraduate Master’s degree level to outstanding candidates. Further information can be found at https://www.hw.ac.uk/uk/scholarships/uk.htm.
“Your talent is a seed; cultivate it, and in no time, you will harvest success” Matshona Dhliwayo, Zimbabwean philosopher