Do you have an undergraduate degree and wish to continue your studies in the UK? A GREAT scholarship could be for you! 

GREAT Scholarships offers scholarships from UK universities, across a variety of subjects for students from Indonesia. Each scholarship is worth a minimum of £10,000 towards tuition fees for a one-year postgraduate course. 

Each scholarship is jointly funded by the UK government’s GREAT Britain Campaign and the British Council with participating UK higher education institutions. Click here for more information.

Participating UK universities for all scholarships

  • Goldsmiths, University of London
  • Cardiff University
  • University of Nottingham
  • Lancaster University
  • Ulster University
  • Sheffield Hallam University
  • University of Hull
  • University of St Andrews
  • Imperial College London
  • Teesside University

Participating UK universities for Justice and Law scholarships

  • University College London
  • University of Stirling

Participating UK universities for Climate Change and Environmental Science scholarships

  • University of Plymouth

What are we looking for in a GREAT scholar?

GREAT scholars must:

  •  be a citizen of Indonesia. 
  •  have an undergraduate degree, be motivated, and have an interest in the proposed subject area
  • meet the English language requirement of the UK HEI
  • establish an engagement with the UK as a scholar, through personal and academic fulfilment
  • be willing to attend a networking event of all UK based GREAT scholars, to discuss experiences and capture perceptions of studying in the UK
  • be willing to maintain contact with the British Council and their HEI and act as an ambassador for the GREAT Scholarships
  • as an alumnus of the GREAT Scholarships, be willing occasionally to speak to potential candidates about his or her own experience of studying in the UK.

How to apply

  1. Visit the university page above to find out more information and then follow the link through to the university's website.
  2. Apply for individual scholarships following the instructions given on each universities’ scholarship webpages.
  3. The deadline to apply for a GREAT Scholarship varies according to each institution. For details on individual institutions’ deadlines, please see the institution page.
  4. Successful scholars will be informed by individual universities on the result of their applications.
  5. Scholarship funding will be issued to successful scholars by individual universities after registration.