The University of Birmingham Offers Special Scholarships Worth 10.52 Crores To Indian Students
This news article will update students about the scholarship programs announced by the University of Birmingham for Indian students.
This news focuses on the scholarships introduced by the University of Birmingham for Indian students.
According to a recent update, the University of Birmingham (UOB) has announced a scholarship series for Indian students worth more than £1 million. Pro-Vice-Chancellor (International) Professor Robin Mason says: The scholarship is in regard to the importance of Indian minds in the global student community and commitment to India as a strategic partner.
The UoB is ranked among the top 100 universities in the world and is a member of the prestigious Russell Group of UK universities.
As per the data provided, UOB for the academic calendar of 2024-25 categorized scholarships for specific academic fields into merit-based and automatic awards. The fields include Business, Computer Science, Arts, Law; Environmental and geography, Earth, Physical Sciences; and Environmental Sciences.
UK’s Strategic Move for Indian Students?
The British education system is known for its quality and rigorous academic standards around the globe. Every year 120,000 Indian students fly to the UK in search of better academic and job opportunities. With the recent development in scholarship programmes, it is a possibility that India might be under threat of a brain drain.
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- UG Outstanding Achievement Scholarships: 20 awards x £4,000 per award
- PG: India Chancellor Scholarship: 15 awards x £2,000 per award
- Global Masters Scholarships (Automatic): £2,000 scholarships per award
- DeepMind Scholarships for Computer Science: 3 awards x £52,565 per award
- GREAT Scholarships 2024: £10,000 award to students pursuing one-year postgraduate study at the University
- The GEES Global Futures Scholarship (India): £2,000 scholarships per award
- Million Pound Scholarship Fund for Business School Master's Students
Summing it Up
The University of Birmingham affixed its position in the dream university list of most Indian students. UOB is a university with whom India shares a long, illustrious relationship. The Pro-Vice-Chancellor has expressed his warmness and excitement towards the young talents of India. Till June 2023, Indians have already received around 143,000 study visas. And this is no shock, as Indian nationals represent the largest international student group in the UK. Moreover, how Indian students will respond to this news is yet to be seen.
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