Scholarship Alert! - Manchester Metropolitan University

Scholarship Alert! - Manchester Metropolitan University

Keeping our commitment to bringing you the newest information regarding scholarships, in this ocasion is the turn of Manchester Metropolitan University, three scholarships, endless possibilities.


The Vice-Chancellor Scholarship


The first one is exclusive for international students who enrol on a full-time undergraduate or postgraduate taught programme, each of them is worth £5,000 and you can apply to this scholarship if  you:


  • are an international student (classified as ‘overseas’ for tuition fee purposes)

  • and have been offered a place on a taught course starting in September 2017 or January 2018

  • and are not currently registered on a course at Manchester Met


There is a limited number of this economic aid, so it is important to apply as soon as possible but trying to make your application as strong as possible, that what we are here for, if you need help or what to review your application please give us a shot! Another important thing to keep in mind... DEADLINES! The deadline for courses starting in September 2017 is 31 May 2017 and for courses starting in January 2018, the deadline is 31 October 2017. For both the estimated time of response is a month after the application closing date. Please be aware that this scholarship cannot be combined with any other financial support from Manchester Met. 


Scholarship Alert! - Manchester Metropolitan University


Postgraduate Scholarships


Last year over 75% of the students that applied and got a place at the university were awarded this scholarship up to £2000, this economic support is also open to international students but only for postgraduate applicants enroled on a full time taught programme, an important decision factor for you to obtain this scholarship is your academic merit, which can be shown with your academic transcripts or certificates from completition of studies.

If you want to get more information or request the application form please contact us in


Sport Scholarships



From the all of the previous scholarships this is the one that is the most specific, the criteria for this scholarship is the following:


  • Currently studying for or in acceptance of a place on a full-time or part-time undergraduate or postgraduate degree at MMU

  • Be competing at regional, national or international level

  • Participate in a sport recognised by Sport England

  • Be able to represent Manchester Metropolitan University in their sport

  • Meet the academic requirements of their course

  • Be able to provide reliable referees


Application for this scheme will be accepted from February 1st 2017 until September 1st 2017. Some of the benefits of this scheme include: 


  • Up to 20% off fees

  • Financial expense contribution

  • Bespoke strength and conditioning programmes

  • Personalised sport science support

  • Bespoke nutritional support

  • Physiotherapy services tailored to you - take a tour of the suites

  • Sports massage

  • Gym membership

  • Free access to our strength and conditioning suite at the Platt Lane Sports Complex

  • Free sports club membership for team athletes

  • MMU Sport Scholar leisurewear

  • Access to our performance sport science suite - take a tour

  • Access to development workshops

  • Lifestyle support and advice

  • Access to top class sporting facilities, either on campus or within 10 minutes drive


The amount offered will be determined by the University's Sport Scholarship committee and each case is considered on its own merit.


The cards are on the table, now is your turn to dare to take that step forward. We are here to help! 

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