The scholarships provide £20,000 p.a. This covers fees at the Home/EU level and provides a contribution towards maintenance costs.
Funded by the HEFCE Postgraduate Support Scheme award to the ‘Sustainable Funding for Language-based Area Studies’ initiative led by SOAS, University of London, these scholarships aim to boost the skill set of UK graduates hoping to pursue high-level careers in business, government, NGOs, media, or academia with reference to a number of crucial areas in today’s world. More information about the Sustainable Funding for Language-based Area Studies project can be found here.
The scholarships will be awarded on the strength of each candidate’s academic background. Degree results, academic references, statement and other relevant information will form part of the assessment. Financial need may also be considered.
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For more information about taught postgraduate programmes at the University of Leeds, including the MA Chinese Studies and the MA Japanese Studies programmes, please click here.
For more information about taught postgraduate programmes at the University of Sheffield, including the MA Chinese Studies and the MA Japanese Studies programmes, please click here.