Scholarships

We are committed to recognising hard work and achievement and we offer a number of scholarship opportunities to support undergraduates who have the potential to be an outstanding student.
If you are a UK or EU student, you may also be able to receive government support to help towards your tuition fees and living costs.

2018-19 Scholarships

Summary

This is an automatic scholarship awarded on condition of you achieving A*A*A at A-level (A2) (or equivalent qualification, based on the criteria used by the School for offer purposes)

Value - what money is on offer

£1,000 per year of study.

Who is eligible

This scholarship is available to you if you’re a UK/EU rated fee-paying student who achieved A*A*A at A-level (A2) (or equivalent qualification, based on the criteria used by the School for offer purposes) and offered a place to study on an undergraduate programme in Electronic and Electrical Engineering (with the exception of Music, Multimedia and Electronics). The grades must be in subjects required for the course. You must be new to the University and enter onto Level 1. You must not be in receipt of any other Faculty of Engineering scholarship.

How to apply

No application - automatic.

Deadline

No application - automatic.

Conditions

You must achieve a yearly attainment percentage of 70% or above with all modules passed at the first attempt. The scholarship will be withheld in a year if you fail to achieve 70%, but will be reinstated the following year if your performance recovers to 70% or over. £1,000 will be awarded per year of study. You won’t receive the scholarship for the industrial placement year or study abroad year.

How are the scholarships awarded?

Automatic based on A-level (A2) or equivalent grades.

Year of entry

2018-19

Internal or external

Internal (funded by the University of Leeds)

Summary

This scholarship is for you if you’re a new UK/EU rated fee-paying applicant who will start on an undergraduate degree course in the School of Electronic and Electrical Engineering at the University of Leeds.

Value - what money is on offer

£750 per year of study

Who is eligible

This scholarship is available to you if you’re a UK/EU rated fee-paying student who achieved A*AA at A-level (A2) (or equivalent qualification, based on the criteria used by the School for offer purposes) and offered a place to study on an undergraduate programme in Electronic and Electrical Engineering (with the exception of Music, Multimedia and Electronics). The grades must be in subjects required for the course. You must be new to the University and enter onto Level 1. You must not be in receipt of any other Faculty of Engineering scholarship.

How to apply

No deadline - automatic.

Deadline

No deadline - automatic.

Conditions

You must achieve a yearly attainment percentage of 70% or above with all modules passed at the first attempt. The scholarship will be withheld in a year if you fail to achieve 70%, but will be reinstated the following year if your performance recovers to 70% or over. £750 will be awarded per year of study. The scholarship is only available for years of study in Leeds. It will pause during any industrial placements or study abroad year and be reinstated on return to Leeds, based on academic achievement in the previous Leeds based year.

How are the scholarships awarded?

Automatic based on A-level (A2) (or equivalent qualification, based on the criteria used by the School for offer purposes).

Year of entry

2018-19

Internal or external

Internal (funded by the University of Leeds)

Summary

The UKESF Scholarship Scheme connects Electronics and Electronic Engineering undergraduates to leading employers in the Electronics sector and provides an annual bursary, paid summer work placements and a paid-for residential professional development workshop.

Value - what money is on offer

£1,000 per annum and a paid summer work placement.

Who is eligible

Applicants must on a BEng or MEng degree which contains a substantial amount of Electronics or Electronic Engineering and qualify as a UK or EU student for tuition fees or be a British National, with a permanent right to work in the UK upon graduation.

How to apply

View the full eligibility requirements by checking the UKESF website. Choose up to four companies to apply to and fill out the application form.

Deadline

The application window runs from late September to late October each year.

Conditions

AAA at A-level (or equivalent) or overall average of at least 60% if already at university.

How are the scholarships awarded?

Successful applicants are interviewed by relevant companies, who will then select a number of students to award scholarships to.

Further information

View the full conditions on the UKESF website.

Year of entry

2018-19

Internal or external

External (funded from outside the University)

2019-20 Scholarships

Summary

This is an automatic scholarship awarded on condition of you achieving A*A*A at A-level (A2).

Value - what money is on offer

£1,000 per year of study.

Who is eligible

This is awarded to students who have achieved A*A*A at A-level (A2) or an equivalent qualification, based on the criteria used by the School for offer purposes.

You won’t receive the scholarship for the industrial placement year or study abroad year.

The scholarship excludes Music, Multimedia, and Electronics.

Deadline

No deadline - automatic.

Conditions

The grades must be in subjects required for the course. You must be in year one, new to the University, and achieve a yearly attainment percentage of 70% or above (to include all compulsory modules) with all modules passed at the first attempt.

The scholarship will be withheld in a year if you fail to achieve 70%, but will be reinstated the following year if your performance recovers to 70% or over. £1,000 will be awarded per year of study.

You must not be in receipt of any other Faculty of Engineering award.

Further information

Includes students on a foundation year course at the University of Leeds.

Year of entry

2019-20

Internal or external

Internal (funded by the University of Leeds)

Summary

This is is an automatic scholarship awarded on condition of you achieving A*AA at A-level (A2).

Value - what money is on offer

£750 per year of study.

Who is eligible

This is awarded to students who achieve A*AA at A-level (A2), or equivalent qualification, based on the criteria used by the School for offer purposes.

You won’t receive the scholarship for the industrial placement year or study abroad year.

The scholarship excludes Music, Multimedia and Electronics.

Deadline

No deadline - automatic.

Conditions

The grades must be in subjects required for the course. You must be in year one, new to the University, and achieve a yearly attainment percentage of 70% or above (to include all compulsory modules) with all modules passed at the first attempt.

The scholarship will be withheld in a year if you fail to achieve 70%, but will be reinstated the following year if your performance recovers to 70% or over. £750 will be awarded per year of study.

You must not be in receipt of any other Faculty of Engineering award.

Further information

Includes students on a foundation year course at the University of Leeds.

Year of entry

2019-20

Internal or external

Internal (funded by the University of Leeds)

2019-20 Scholarships

Summary

This scholarship is for any internationally rated applicant who has been offered a place on any of the undergraduate degrees in the Faculty of Engineering.

Value - what money is on offer

£2,000 per year of study.

Who is eligible

You must have been offered a place on any of the undergraduate degrees within the Faculty of Engineering.

You won’t receive the scholarship for the industrial placement year or study abroad year.

Deadline

No deadline - automatic.

Conditions

You must be self-funding, new to the University of Leeds, enter onto Level 1 and be classified as international for tuition fee purposes. You must not be in receipt of any other University of Leeds award. You must also achieve a yearly attainment percentage of 60% or above with all modules passed at the first attempt.

The scholarship will be withheld in a year if you fail to achieve 60%, but will be reinstated the following year if your performance recovers to 60% or over. £2,000 will be awarded per year of study.

If you’re a self-funding student who’s successfully completed the International Foundation Year (IFY) at the University of Leeds you’ll also be eligible for this scholarship.

How are the scholarships awarded?

The scholarship will be awarded as a fee reduction.

Year of entry

2019-20

Internal or external

Internal (funded by the University of Leeds)