These International Metallurgy and Materials Scholarships for International Students in Materials Science and Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, and Nuclear Science and Engineering programs allow you to be recognized and rewarded for your academic excellence before pursuing your career as a student at the Arriving at University of Birmingham.
Depending on their performance level, scholarship holders can receive either the performance scholarship or the excellence scholarship.
The University of Birmingham is a public research university in Edgbaston, Birmingham, United Kingdom. It acquired its royal charter in 1900, succeeding Queen’s College, Birmingham (founded 1825 as the Birmingham School of Medicine and Surgery) and Mason Science College (founded 1875 by Sir Josiah Mason), making it the first English civil or Red Brick University to obtain their royal charter.
However, in the 2021 Research Excellence Framework, the University of Birmingham was ranked 13th out of 129 institutions for grade point average, up from 31st in the previous REF in 2014.
The university’s academics and alumni include former British Prime Ministers Neville Chamberlain and Stanley Baldwin, British composer Sir Edward Elgar and eleven Nobel Prize winners.
The US News & World Report 2022 ranks the university 91st in the world. In 2019, the University of Birmingham was ranked 137th among universities worldwide in the SCImago Institutions Ranking.
In 2021, The Times Higher Education ranked Birmingham 12th in the UK.
In 2013, the university was named “University of the Year 2014” at the Times Higher Education Awards.
The 2013 QS World University Rankings ranks the University of Birmingham 10th in the UK and 62nd internationally. The university was ranked 12th in the UK in the 2008 Research Assessment Exercise, with 16 per cent of the university’s research being rated world-leading and a further 41 per cent internationally excellent, with particular strengths in music, physics, life sciences, computer science, mechanical engineering , Political Science, International Relations and Law.
The Metallurgy and Materials International Achievement Scholarships consist of a £1500 tuition reduction or money transfer each year of your undergraduate studies for all students who meet the following standards.
The International Excellence Scholarship in Metallurgy and Materials consists of a £3000 tuition reduction or money transfer in the first year of your undergraduate studies for all students who meet the following criteria.
Eligibility for International Merit Scholarships in Metallurgy and Materials
- To be eligible for Metallurgy and Materials International Achievement Scholarships, applicants must:
- Earn the following results or equivalents in other qualification systems
- A levels AAB
- IB: 6, 6, 5 from higher levels
- HKDSE: 5, 5, 4
- Indian Standard XII ISC, CBSE, Maharashtra 80% overall
- Indian Standard XII West Bengal: 75% overall
- Indian Standard XII Other State Board: 85% overall
- Malaysian STPM: Grades equivalent to A Level grades above
Your fees are not fully borne by a sponsorship To be classified as international for fees upon your admission to the university.Admission to any of the following courses for Year 1 entry in 2022 after placing it as a permanent choice in UCAS:
- Materials Science and Engineering BEng
- Materials Science and Engineering MEng
- Materials Science and Engineering with Industrial Experience MEng
- Aerospace Engineering BEng
- Aerospace Engineering MEng
- Nuclear Engineering MEng
- Nuclear Science and Materials
How to Apply for International Scholarships in Metallurgy and Materials
Those interested and eligible for Metallurgy and Materials International Achievement Scholarships apply here. No application is required, anyone who meets the above criteria will be contacted by the end of Welcome Week 2022.