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International funding partnerships

The University of Southampton is an international institution with a global connections, and a community of students from more than 135 different nations. We have developed a network of international partnerships, creating a range of funding opportunities such as scholarships and loans for our students.

Explore the table below to find out about our current partners and their funding opportunities. 

 

International scholarship schemes

These schemes are open to students from various countries

Eligible countries

Subject areas

Level of study

Chevening
(UK Government Scholarships)
Worldwide (except EU and USA)
All Masters
Commonwealth Scholarship Commission Commonwealth countries Various Masters, PhD
Saïd Foundation Jordan, Lebanon, Palestine, Syria All Masters

Santander Universities

EU, Latin America, USA All Foundation, Undergraduate, Masters, PhD

Country-specific scholarship schemes

These partners offer funding to students from certain countries

Eligible countries

Subject areas

Level of study

Ciência sem Fronteiras - Reino Unido Brazil Science subjects Undergraduate, PhD
China Scholarship Council China All PhD
Colciencias Colombia Various  PhD
British Council India  - GREAT scholarships India Various Undergraduate
Ministry of Education: Directorate General of Higher Education (DIKTI) Indonesia All Masters, PhD
Ministry of Communicaton and Information Technology (MCIT) Indonesia All Masters
Ministry of Planning in the Kurdistan Region Iraq Demography; Social Statistics; GIS Master, PhD
Ministry of Education Malaysia All Undergraduate, Masters, PhD
Malaysian High Commission Malaysia All Undergraduate, Masters, PhD
Public Services Department of Malaysia Malaysia All Undergraduate, Masters, PhD
CONACYT Mexico Various (not arts or business) Masters, PhD
FIDERH Mexico Various Masters, PhD
FUNED Mexico Various (not arts, humanities or health) Masters
Institute of Business Administration Pakistan All Masters, PhD
Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan Pakistan All PhD
Royal Thai Navy Thailand Engineering Undergraduate, Masters, PhD
Fulbright Awards USA All Masters
Marshall Scholarships USA All Masters
Can Tho University (CTU / Mekong Project) Vietnam All Masters, PhD
Danang Centre for Promotion of Human Resources Development (DDS) Vietnam All Masters
People's Committee of Hochiminh City Vietnam All Masters, PhD
The Commission on Personnel and Organization of the Vietnamese Communist Party Central Committee (CCOPS) Vietnam All Masters, PhD
Vietnam International Education Development, Ministry of Education and Training (VIED) Vietnam All Undergraduate, Masters, PhD
University of Hong Duc (IEC-UHD / Thanh Hoa) Vietnam All Undergraduate, Masters, PhD

 

More funding opportunities

Many other organisations also offer funding for students who wish to study in the UK. Check our table of funding by country for more scholarship and sponsorship opportunities for students from your country or region.

Contact us

Our staff regularly visit many countries worldwide.  To meet one of our representatives in your country, see our current schedule of events or contact us directly.

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