GREAT Scholarships for International Students at Aston University, UK

Finances for postgraduate study abroad can be difficult to arrange. Therefore, to help students do that, Aston University is pleased to announce its GREAT Scholarships 2023 for international students. The scholarship is offered for the academic year 2023-2024.

GREAT Scholarships are jointly funded by Aston University with the UK government’s GREAT Britain Campaign and the British Council. This scholarship application is exclusively offered to students from Bangladesh, Vietnam, Egypt, and Kenya. They will be awarded £10,000 towards the tuition fee of a postgraduate program.

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This is an amazing program that will provide you the award of £10,000 along with other wonderful benefits.


Aston University is a public research university. It is England’s leading university for business, and technical professions with an ambitious mission to present original research, inspired teaching, and deliver local and global impact.

Why choose to study at Aston University? Aston University is well known for its world-class teaching and research bottled in a safe yet vibrant and multicultural environment that appeals to domestic and international students. Aston students are offered reliable placement options and are given full support from the placement teams.Application Deadline: Applications for the GREAT Scholarships are the following:

  • Bangladesh: 20 April 2023 at 12 Noon BST.
  • Vietnam: Friday 12 May 2023
  • Egypt: Friday, 19th May 2023.
  • Kenya: 15 May 2023

Brief Description

  • University or Organization: Aston University
  • Department: NA
  • Course Level: Postgraduate
  • Award: £10,000
  • Number of Awards: NA
  • Access Mode: Online
  • Nationality: International
  • The award can be taken in the United Kingdom.


  • Eligible Countries: Applicants from Bangladesh, Vietnam, Egypt, and Kenya can apply.
  • Eligible Course or Subjects: One-year postgraduate programs offered at Aston University can be applied for.
  • Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible, the applicants must meet all the following criteria:
  • The applicants must be from Bangladesh, Nepal, Egypt, or Kenya.

GREAT Scholarships 2023

  • Course: any one-year postgraduate-level on-campus taught course (excluding the MBA and OSPAP).
  • Nationality: Bangladesh, Egypt, Vietnam (you must also be a current resident of your country)
  • Minimum academic qualification: equivalent of a UK 2:1 degree qualification

GREAT Scholarship (Justice & Law)

  • Course: LLM International Commercial Law
  • Nationality: Kenya (you must also be a current resident of Kenya)
  • Minimum academic qualification: equivalent of a UK 2:1 degree qualification

How to Apply

Aston University Bangladesh GREAT Scholarship Application Form.

  • How to Apply: The students are directed to log in to the official online portal of the university. Then, to apply for the scholarship, students must log into the MyAshton Portal.
  • Supporting Documents: For the scholarship: The students are required to present the following documents to the university:
  • A 1-minute video to answer the question – “How will studying at Aston University enable you to contribute to the welfare and development of your country
  • A 500-word personal statement on why you are eligible for this course and how you will establish an engagement with the UK as a scholar through personal and academic fulfillment.
  • For admission: Before starting your application, make sure applicants have the following:
  • Copies of your university transcripts for each year of study
  • If you haven’t completed your degree yet, submit the grades that you have achieved so far. If necessary, certified English translations of all documents should be provided.
  • Copies of your English language qualifications
  • Two references (one academic and one employer)
  • A personal statement (250 words max)
  • Admission Requirements: The applicants must have achieved the equivalent of a UK 2:1 degree qualification. Applicants will be required to share a photo of their passport during the application process.
  • Language Requirement: The students must meet the English language requirements of the university. TOEFL, IELTS, Duolingo, etc., are accepted at Aston.


The selected students will be presented a sum of £10,000 towards the tuition fee of any undertaken one-year postgraduate program at Aston.

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