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Scholarships

Essex Global Partner Scholarship

 

The details
Undergraduate
2024-2025
Brunei, Cambodia, Canada, China, Columbia, India, Japan, Malaysia, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam
All departments (excluding East 15)

If you're an international student studying at one of our Global Partner Institutions listed below and are self-funding your undergraduate studies, you could be eligible for up to a 20% tuition fee discount, which will be distributed across your years of study.

Country Global Partner Institution Scholarship amount
Brunei  Laksamana College of Business  20% discount for year 2 entry
10% discount for year 3 entry  
Cambodia Paragon International University 20% tuition fee discount for each year of enrolment at Essex
Canada University of Waterloo / United College  20% tuition fee discount for each year of enrolment at Essex
China

Chinese Service Center for Scholarly Exchange (CSCSE)****

Capital University of Economics & Business (CUEB)

Central University of Finance and Economics (CUFE)

Guangdong University of Foreign Studies (GDUFS) *

North West University**

North West University of Politics & Law (NWUPL)

Shanghai University ***

Shanghai University of Finance and Economics (SUFE)

Soochow University

South West University of Politics & Law (SWUPL)

University of Science and Technology Beijing (USTB)
£1,500 per year (for maximum of three years) for those entering the first year of study.

£1,500 per year (for maximum of two years) for those entering the second year of study.

£2,000 for one year for those entering the third year of study.

****£1,000 for entry into year 3 only; only eligible for award if achieved with A in one graded component.

* Students are only eligible for award if they achieve 85% or above in link agreement programme/s.

** students on the Essex-NWU double degree programmes are not eligible.

*** Students are only eligible for award if they achieve GPA 75% or above in link agreement programmes. 
China Foreign Affairs University

Nanjing University of the Arts  
20% discount for year 2 entry

15% discount for year 3 entry  
Columbia  Universidad del Rosario

Universidad EAN  
20% tuition fee discount  
India O.P. Jindal Global University 10% fee discount for each year of study at Essex

Bennett University

Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies

Kings Cornerstone International College

20% fee discount for each year of study at Essex
Japan NIC International College  10% fee discount for each year of study at Essex  
Malaysia

IACT College

INTI College

INTI University

Multimedia University

Sunway University

UCSI University

UCSI College

Universiti Teknologi MAR 

For 1+2 or 2+2 route: 20% tuition fee discount for each year of study at Essex.

For 2+1 route: 15% tuition fee discount
DISTED College

HELP University

INTEC Education College

Taylor’s University

University of Technology Sawawak
20% discount for year 2 entry

15% discount for year 3 entry

Brickfields Asia College (BAC) Business UKT programme

Brickfields Asia College (BAC) IT UKT programme

Taylors College

Taylors University

20% discount per year of enrolment at Essex
Pakistan   Hamdard University
Central University of Science & Technology, Peshwar
20% tuition fee discount 
Sri Lanka Open University of Sri Lanka  20% tuition fee discount per year of enrolment at Essex
South Korea Sungkyunkwan University 20% discount for first year of study
Taiwan CTBC Business School 20% fee discount per year (for maximum of three years) for those entering the first year of study (1+3 route)

15% fee discount per year (for maximum of two years) for those entering the second year of study (1+2 or 2+2 route)

10% one year for those entering the third year of study (2+1 or 3+1 route)
Feng Chia University 
Ming Chuan University
National Sun Yat-Sen University
Tamkang University
Wenzao Ursuline University of Languages

Shih Chien University

University of Taipei  

20% discount for year 2 entry

10% discount for year 3 entry  
Thailand

Newton Business School

Newton Sixth Form School

20% tuition fee discount per year (for a maximum of 3 years)

 Chulalongkorn University 20% discount for each year of study at Essex
Vietnam British University of Vietnam

Hanoi Pedagogical University

National Economics University

VNU University of Economics & Business
20% tuition fee discount for each year of enrolment at Essex

How to apply

If you meet all the eligibility criteria, you will automatically be considered for this award. You don’t need to complete an application form. The University will assess your eligibility based on your country of domicile and fee status that you submit on your application for your place at Essex.

Full details

Please read the full terms and conditions before applying for or accepting a scholarship or bursary. They contain important information about eligibility, if you need to complete an application form and how you'll receive your funding.

Essex Global Partner Scholarship - Terms and conditions for 2024-2025 entry (.pdf)

If you're a current student looking for information about an award you received, see our terms and conditions for previous years.