Open to all international students who are liable to pay international fees applying to all courses (*equivalent to ABB at UK A Level). Award of £2,500 per annum for 4 years of undergraduate degree, paid in equal payments in January and April for a maximum of 4 years.
To be eligible you must meet all of the following conditions:
- have been classified as International (Overseas) fee status by Abertay University
- have registered with Abertay University as a full-time student for your first undergraduate degree. Applicants who already hold a UK undergraduate degree are not eligible.
- have met all the academic conditions attached to your offer of admission for entry to the University as a full-time student in September 2018
- and have obtained the equivalent of ABB at UK A Level or above (International Baccalaureate 36, Indian Higher School (12th) 85%, Chinese High School Diploma 90%, Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education Pass at 4333 with 4 core subjects with 3 elective subjects at 443, or US High School Diploma of 3.2 and either SAT (i) 1250, or ACT Composite 29, or three AP tests at grade 444, or SAT Subject (ii) two tests at 600 and one at 650.).
Students who are admitted with Advanced Entry into Level 2 or above, and who meet the above conditions will also be eligible for this Award.
Students transferring from another UK higher education institution are NOT eligible for the Award regardless of meeting the above criteria.
The Award will be paid for each year of the undergraduate degree up to a maximum of 4 years while you are studying in Dundee. The Award will not be paid for any year you spend studying abroad or working in industry.
How do I apply?
You do not need to complete an application form. If you meet all the eligibility criteria you will be notified in late August 2018 that you will receive the Abertay Academic Global Excellence Award.
How will I receive the Award?
The Award will be paid directly into your bank account in instalments (in January and April) during each academic year. Payment will only be made to students who are registered for full-time study.
Am I eligible for other University financial support?
The Abertay Academic Global Excellence Award may not be combined with other University Scholarships or the Scottish Saltire Scholarships.