International scholarships, bursaries and discounts

There are lots of options available to you to help fund your studies at Coventry University, from alumni discounts to faculty scholarships and government loans. When it comes to funding, it’s important to start early. Here are some of the funding options we offer to help finance your studies.

New scholarships for May 2024

We are really pleased to announce an exciting range of international scholarships and discounts for our May 2024 intake. These will consist of prestigious Vice-Chancellor’s scholarships worth £3,000 for postgraduate study and £1,000 per year for undergraduate study.

In addition, we will be offering a £2,000 Early Payment Discount, as well as a Direct Country Scholarship for those who have only applied direct via our online application portal. Further details with full terms and conditions will be published here soon.

EU Support Bursary

Our EU Support Bursary offers financial support to our European students wishing to study with us full-time for all years up to and including the 2026/27 academic year. If you normally reside in the EU and are starting your undergraduate or postgraduate taught course in September, January or May, you could be eligible for this reduction in your tuition fees.

The value of the bursary brings your tuition fees in line with that of UK students and will be automatically applied for all eligible EU students.

 Get a reduction in tuition fees with this EU bursary.

International Pathways Scholarship

Our high quality foundation, international year one and pre-masters courses are for international students who do not meet the requirements for direct entry to their preferred Coventry University undergraduate or postgraduate course. We can support you to achieve the academic and/or English grades you need and help you gain the personal and professional skills required to study at university.

We want to encourage ambitious international students like you to study at Coventry University, so we’ve secured extra financial support for you worth £3,000, to help with the cost of tuition fees, living expenses and accommodation.

 Secure a £3,000 reduction in tuition fees.

Ukraine students 'home' UK fees

From 1 August 2022 any student from Ukraine who has been granted leave under the Ukraine Family Scheme, the Homes for Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme, or the Ukraine Extension Scheme will be entitled to pay fees at the ‘home’ UK rate in England, as long as they meet all the criteria.

The value brings your tuition fees in line with that of UK students and will be automatically applied for all eligible students.

 Get a reduction in tuition fees if you're an eligible student from Ukraine.

Alumni Discount

As a Coventry University alumni you'll have access to an exclusive range of benefits, services and networking opportunities designed to support your career aspirations. If you're considering postgraduate study you could benefit from up to 20% discount to continue your studies at Coventry University. This discount applies whether you are continuing in the same discipline or completely switching to a different subject or campus location.

We have a wide range of postgraduate courses for you to choose from, you can be confident that you'll find a course to develop your skills and expertise.

 Benefit from a 20% discount on full-time or part-time postgraduate study.

Coventry University Sports Scholarships (limited)

Our outstanding Sports Scholarship programme consists of two levels and offers either £1,500 or £3,000 in a mixture of a cash bursary and support services per academic year. Sports Scholarships are awarded competitively to approximately 40-45 students each year who have the sporting ability to represent the University at a high level. To be considered for one of these scholarships you must be competing in a sport which is part of the BUCS Sport, Olympic Sports or Paralympic Sports programmes.

 Either £1,500 or £3,000 in a mixture of a cash bursary and support services.

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