Sir Mark Waller Postgraduate Law Scholarships 2015-16 Newcastle University
Newcastle Law School has up to six scholarships available to international students and up to two scholarships available to home/ EU students intending to pursue studies at Newcastle University in one of the following programmes:
LLM International Business Law
LLM Environmental Regulation and Sustainable Development
LLM International Legal Studies
The following scholarships are available:
5 partial awards of £3,000 each to international applicants
2 partial awards of £2,500 each to EU / home applicants
1 full-tuition fee scholarship to an international applicant
The Sir Mark Waller Postgraduate Law Scholarships are awarded exclusively on academic merit in recognition of academic excellence. This includes:
undergraduates completing their course before September 2015
those currently completing professional legal qualifications
non-Law graduates in a discipline related to the programme
International and home / EU students
Applicants must demonstrate academic excellence which is commensurate with an upper-second-class Honours degree award or equivalent.
Applicants whose first language is not English and who have not undertaken any programme of study in which English is the medium of instruction will be required to show adequate language proficiency for postgraduate study in Law. Our requirement is IELTS 6.5 with at least 6.5 in writing.
There is no deadline or closing date for the scholarships. However, interested applicants are strongly advised to apply early.
How to apply
For information on how to apply for a place on one of our programmes, please visit the postgraduate application site – we strongly recommend online applications. All applications will be automatically considered for a scholarship and no separate scholarship application is necessary.
For further details please contact:
Newcastle Law School