An excellent scholarship opportunity has been announced for the STEM background female students. The British Council has decided about this Scholarships for Women in STEM Program in Partnership with 19 UK universities.

STEM denotes Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. Within these four disciplines, any subject can be referred as to STEM. If a woman feels the passion to do masters’ in any of these subjects then it will be the best scholarship to grab now. It is a fully-funded scholarship opportunity.

The Aim and Benefits of the Scholarships for Women in STEM

This will provide benefits to women who need funding to meet their goals in the field of STEM. Students, as well as mothers, do not have to be worried about tuition fees, stipends, travel costs, visas, and health coverage expenses. Moreover, UK universities ensure standard education in STEM subjects, so, students will learn some quality skills too.

We can notice the gender gap in the fields of STEM, UNESCO indicates that only 30% of females want these subjects for higher education. So, this chance will proudly uplift the position of women in this sector in the UK. Thus, these women will encourage future generations to choose a career field in STEM.

The Partnership between Teesside University and British Council

Teesside University is one of those 19 universities in partnership with the British Council. Female eligible master’s candidates from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka beginning will get seven fully funded scholarships. The name of the subjects Teesside University is offering scholarship are:

  • MSc Electrical Power and Energy Systems
  • MSc Environmental Management

This is a wonderful opportunity for international students. But, of course, the competition will be there in the selection system. To confirm this scholarship they need to submit the application within time and have to face interviews. Each scholarship will worth £35,000 and cover all academic fees and a bursary for all living expenses.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Only females can apply.
  • Applicants must be citizens of Afghanistan, Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Pakistan, or Sri Lanka and passport holders of home countries.
  • They need to apply to Teesside University for a postgraduate program. The two program areas to apply for are MSc Electrical Power and Energy Systems and MSc Environmental Management.

Besides, by the time of the submission of the application the students need to ensure they have completed all modules of an undergraduate degree. Only then they can enroll at Teesside University for their postgraduate course 2021 and apply for the British Council Scholarships .

If you are a female student who wants to become a scholar then this is high time to prepare yourself. Teesside University is a popular and dynamic public university in the UK. It ranked 38th for graduate prospects in The Complete University Guide 2021. Moreover, the mentioned subjects have broad job sectors without any doubt. You can find varieties of related jobs and earn attractive salaries all over the world. So, this is a perfect opportunity for you.

Deadline for Applications: 5 pm on Friday 19 March 2021

Important Notes

  • This scholarship will not be combined with other Teesside University scholarships.
  • The final recipients must have the mentality to contribute to the promotion and external activities of Teesside University.

For more details regarding the master’s application and the scholarship application processes, feel free to contact us and take our guidelines.