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International scholarships, bursaries and discounts

We have a range of scholarships, bursaries and discounts available to international students which can be used to reduce your tuition fees and help fund your study. Your eligibility depends on which course you'd like to study, your circumstances and academic achievement to date.

Undergraduate Territory Award January 2022

You could enjoy a year's free accommodation.

We want to encourage ambitious international students to study for a Coventry University degree in the UK, so we’ve secured extra financial support to help undergraduate students from Bangladesh; Botswana; Brazil; Cameroon; Colombia; Congo; Egypt; Ethiopia; Ghana; Kenya; Malawi; Malaysia; Mexico; Morocco; Myanmar; Namibia; Nepal; Nigeria; Pakistan; Philippines; South Africa; Sri Lanka; Tanzania; Tunisia; Turkey; Uganda; Vietnam; Zambia or Zimbabwe.

If you're a qualifying fee-paying student from one of these countries you could be guaranteed free accommodation for a year through FutureLets when you pay your deposit and it is received by the university before 17 December 2021.

The scholarship application deadline is 17 December 2021.


Postgraduate Territory Award January 2022

You could enjoy a £1,500 reduction in tuition fees.

We want to encourage ambitious international students to study for a Coventry University degree, so we’ve secured extra financial support to help postgraduate students from Bangladesh; Botswana; Brazil; Cameroon; Colombia; Congo; Egypt; Ethiopia; Ghana; Kenya; Malawi; Malaysia; Mexico; Morocco; Myanmar; Namibia; Nepal; Nigeria; Pakistan; Philippines; South Africa; Sri Lanka; Tanzania; Tunisia; Turkey; Uganda; Vietnam; Zambia or Zimbabwe.

This award is worth £1,500 to each successful applicant who enrols in January 2022 at Coventry University in Coventry, Coventry University London, CU Coventry or CU Scarborough. This award is only available once you have successfully completed the enrolment process for January 2022 by paying your deposit and ensuring it is received by the university before 17 December 2021.

The scholarship application deadline is 17 December 2021.


International Pathways Scholarships January 2022

You could enjoy a £3,000 reduction in tuition fees.

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.

The scholarship application deadline is 17 December 2021.


International Academic Excellence Award January 2022

You could enjoy a £2,000 reduction in tuition fees.

We are proud to offer an International Academic Excellence Award to students who show exceptional academic achievement. We intend to award £2,000 to selected successful applicants for this scholarship who enrol in the January 2022 intake at Coventry University in Coventry, Coventry University London, CU Coventry or CU Scarborough. 

The scholarship application deadline is 17 December 2021.


EU Member State Transition Bursary

Our EU Transition Bursary offers financial support to our European students wishing to study with us full-time in the academic year 2021/22. If you normally reside in the EU and are starting your undergraduate or postgraduate taught course in September 2021, January 2022 or May 2022, 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.

For further enquiries regarding this bursary please email our International Office.


Red List Accommodation Credit January 2022

You could receive a £2,285 credit with FutureLets for the academic year.

The Red List Accommodation Credit for January 2022 is available to students from selected countries and territories who are studying an undergraduate or postgraduate course with us from January 2022.

We know that the COVID-19 pandemic has meant additional costs for students arriving from certain territories into the UK, so we’re offsetting these with extra help for the first year of accommodation, with a £2,285 credit for qualifying students.

The scholarship application deadline is 17 December 2021.


Alumni discount

If you're considering postgraduate study you could benefit from up to 20% discount to continue your course 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. 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.


Churches Together Hardship Fund

The CTBI Hardship Fund was set up in 1990 by the former Churches Commission for International Students who are facing unexpected financial problems during the final stages of their course. Grants are typically up to £1,000 and are administered based on the basis of an agreed criteria.

Decisions on grants are made three times a year.

  • If you are finishing in April-June, you need to apply by mid-December
  • If you are finishing in August-November, you need to apply by mid-April
  • If you are finishing in December-March, you need to apply by October

For further information please email our team to find out how to apply.

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