Scholarships and Bursaries

We offer a range of scholarship and funding opportunities to help you fund your postgraduate study.

Alumni Loyalty Scholarship

We offer a reduction in tuition fees to all taught Master's programmes for eligible applicants, determined by the level of undergraduate award achieved:

  • 20% fee reduction for 1st Class Hons
  • 10% fee reduction for 2:1 Hons

Who is eligible?

To be eligible for the Alumni Loyalty Scholarship you must:

  • Hold an undergraduate degree from Lancaster University (achieved at any time) including one delivered through an associated institution, or
  • Have graduated from one of our partner institutions (LU Ghana, Sunway University Malaysia or Goenka Institution India) with a Lancaster University degree, or
  • Have studied at Lancaster University via our Study Abroad programme.

The Scholarship is open to all our alumni, regardless of nationality or year of graduation. You do not need to apply for this scholarship – if you meet these eligibility criteria and the course entry requirements, you will qualify automatically.


MSc Bursary

We are pleased to offer a number of bursaries to outstanding overseas students wishing to join the Biomedicine MSc programme.

The value of each award will be £1,000 per student. Awards will be made for one year only and are conditional on satisfactory progress during the first term of study.

To be considered for an award, apply via the University electronic applications process noting in the section on 'source of funding' that you wish to be considered for the 'MSc Bursary'.

You'll need to hold an offer of a place to study on the taught Masters course by the deadline date, to commence your studies in October.

If you're successful, the award will allocated in the form of a fees reduction.