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International Office

Loyalty Postgraduate Scholarship
Deadline: Not specified
Level of Study
Postgraduate Taught, Postgraduate Research
Country Group
Funding Amount
20% reduction on first year gross tuition fees
Application Status

Eligibility summary

  • Level of StudyPostgraduate Taught, Postgraduate Research


The Queen’s Loyalty Scholarship is a 20% reduction on first year gross tuition fees available exclusively to students who have been assessed as paying International tuition fee rates and are Queen’s University Belfast alumni, Exchange or Study Abroad and International Summer School Students returning for a full duration postgraduate programme at the Queen’s University Belfast campus in the academic year 2021/22.

Application is necessary.

Terms and conditions apply.

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Funding Amount

20% reduction on first year gross tuition fees











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  1. Students must hold an offer of a place on a full-time and complete duration programme at the Queen’s University Belfast campus, starting in the academic year 2021/22 and prior to commencement of study have met any academic and language conditions attached to their offer as stated in their offer letter.
    Exclusions apply – see point 10 below.
  2. Students must be classified as international fee-paying students paying the international tuition fee rate in order to be considered for this discount. Students paying NI/GB/ROI fees are not eligible for the Queen’s Loyalty Scholarship.
  3. Students must be Queen’s University alumni, Exchange, Study Abroad or International Summer School Students who have successfully completed the full duration of their previous programme at the Queen’s University Belfast campus
  4. Students must complete an application form via the Queen’s University Belfast website to verify their previous programme of study.
  5. The discount is awarded for the first year of study only, and is deducted from gross tuition fees upon enrolment. The scholarship cannot be used in place of any required deposit and no cash alternative is available.
  6. Students must register on their degree programme by the start date outlined in their offer.
  7. If you wish to defer your entry to the University your scholarship will not be transferred
  8. Students must be self-funded.
  9. Where Queen’s University Belfast has agreed discounted tuition fees with partner institutions, those students should contact the International Office by email to confirm their eligibility.
  10. If you are in receipt of funding (either tuition fees or tuition fees and living costs) from an external sponsorship body such as Government, a charity or a private organisation you will not be eligible for an International Office Undergraduate Scholarship. This excludes students in receipt of educational loans.
  11. The following programmes are excluded from eligibility for the Queen’s Loyalty Scholarship:
    > Postgraduate: PG Certificate and PG Diploma programmes, MTh Theology,
    > ALL Distance Learning programmes, foundation degree programmes and non-standard fee courses, including part-time programmes.
    > External PhD programmes where students only undertake part of their research at Queen’s University.
    > Higher Doctorates - Doctor of Divinity (DD), Doctor of Laws (LLD), Doctor of Letters (DLitt), Doctor of Science (DSc), Doctor of Science (Economics) (DSc(Econ)), Doctor of Science, (Education) (DSc(Ed)) and Doctor of Social Science (DSSc)
    > PhD programmes by Published Works
  12. Students must request authorisation from the International Office before making any changes to their programme of study. Where changes are made without authorisation being granted, the scholarship may be withdrawn and students may be required to repay the scholarship in full.
  13. In the event that a student has received scholarship offers for a number of different programmes at Queen’s University, they will only be able to redeem one scholarship award. This will be the scholarship award for the course onto which they enrol in the 2021-22 academic year.
  14. Applicants may apply and/or be considered for more than one award administered by Queen’s University Belfast but if successful would receive only the highest value  award with the lower value award cancelled or allocated to another applicant.
  15. International scholarships cannot be used in conjunction with any other University scholarship. Where eligible students can use their scholarship in conjunction with the Early-Bird reward discount. To confirm eligibility contact the International Office by email 
  16. The University reserves the right to vary all or any scholarship awards, discounts and regulations at its sole discretion.



Funding Type

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Study Level

Postgraduate Taught, Postgraduate Research

Start Date

Thu, 07 Nov 2019 15:58:00 GMT

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How to Apply

Complete the online application form to verify your previous studies at Queen's University Belfast. 

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