University of St Andrews (Scotland): Postgraduate Scholarship opportunities
University of St Andrews
Location: St Andrews, United Kingdom
Required Education: 4 Year Degree
The University of St Andrews is a world leading institution for Higher Education, ranked 1st in the UK in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide (2022). Nestled on the east coast of Scotland, the small, vibrant town of St Andrews is a unique place to study and live. Wherever you walk you are reminded of its rich and colourful history with buildings both ancient and modern – from the atmospheric ruins of the cathedral and castle to the university’s modern teaching spaces. As well as a bustling centre with cafés, restaurants, and shops, the town is full of natural beauty with green spaces and three beaches.
The degree programmes available are comprehensive and designed to boost your transferable skills and increase your employability.
Recent graduates have gone onto a wide variety of careers around the world: from technology to business, government to NGOs, finance and consultancy, journalism or activism, and everything in between. Where will your postgraduate degree take you?
The Saints Sport – St Leonard’s College Masters Scholarships are fee reducing scholarships that are open to international applicants for eligible postgraduate (taught) Masters degree programmes. We welcome applications from talented student athletes looking to extend their playing career, whilst continuing their studies.
There are no eligibility restrictions on playing sport and representing the University whilst studying for a postgraduate qualification at St Andrews.
Postgraduate students can normally apply for Federal Aid from the US loans system.
St Andrews competes in British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS; Britain's equivalent of the NCAA) and are current BUCS champions in Womens Water Polo and Golf.
We have ambitions to replicate this success in other sports and are looking for talented individuals in the following:
Women's Field Hockey
Golf (men and women)
Rowing (men and women)
Tennis (men and women)
Women's Water Polo
More information on the support and opportunities offered to sports scholars: https://sport.wp.st-andrews.ac.uk/performance/ and https://sport.wp.st-andrews.ac.uk/performance/scholarships/
Potential applicants are welcome to contact Ian Gaunt, Deputy Director of Sport, to discuss the opportunities and support available: firstname.lastname@example.org
The University of St Andrews was founded in 1413 and is currently the top-ranked university in the UK.
Our student population is about 10,000 students, including 8,000 undergraduates and 2,000 postgraduates.
Over 70% of our students participate in some kind of sporting activity on a regular basis.
The town of St Andrews is home to around 22,000 people including students, meaning that over 40% of the town are students.