Queen's Excellence Award

Awarded by : Queen's University Belfast

Updated on Apr 18, 2023
Nidhi Yadav

University Research Analyst

Queen's Excellence Award

  • Applicable for

    Queen's University Belfast in UK

  • Max scholarship per student

    Rs 1,99,760/-

  • No. of students to be awarded


  • Course Level


  • Intake year

    Sep 2022

  • Final application deadline

    30 Jun 2022

  • Type of scholarships


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Scholarship Overview

Queen's Excellence Award is offered by the Queen's University Belfast to international students. Queen's Excellence Award is available for students from any country who want to study Bachelors Degree in the UK at the Queen's University Belfast. Every year, the university selects a certain number of candidates from all the received applications and offers them scholarships based on their academic profiles. The maximum scholarship that a student can receive is GBP 2000 at Queen's University Belfast. The fee needs to be paid in full, the scholarship amount will be given to students once they start their study program. Students must have taken the 12th grade to be eligible for this scholarship.
Participating Programmes:

Queen's Excellence Award is available for the Bachelors Degree. We have listed below the Bachelors Degree Programmes of Queen's University Belfast that are eligible for the scholarship:

• BEng Civil Engineering,BSc Architecture,BEng Aerospace Engineering,LLB Honours Law,BSc in Professional Nursing (Adult) etc as given below.

Applicable course, university and country

This scholarship is applicable for Bachelors Degree

This scholarship is applicable for the following courses in Queen's University Belfast in UK

  • This scholarship is applicable to all full time undergraduate programmes available at Queen's University Belfast
  • The following programmes are excluded from eligibility for the Queen’s Excellence Award:
    • Undergraduate: Medicine, Dentistry, Agricultural Technology, Theology, LLB Senior Status
    • ALL Distance Learning programmes, foundation degree programmes and non-standard fee courses, including part-time programmes

Scholarship amount details

Max scholarship per student: Pound 2,000 => Rs 1,99,760

Conversion rate used: 1 Pound = Rs. 101.59 (last updated 22nd September 2023)

Scholarship amount will be given: One Time

Scholarship amount can be used for

Type of Expense Indicates if scholarship can be used for this type of expense
Tuition & Fees Scholarship amount can be used for this
Living Expense ×Not covered in scholarship
Accommodation ×Not covered in scholarship
Air Fare/Travel Expenses ×Not covered in scholarship
Spouse/Child Care ×Not covered in scholarship
Health Cover ×Not covered in scholarship
Application ×Not covered in scholarship
Others ×Not covered in scholarship

  • Award Value £2000
  • The Queen’s Excellence Award may be awarded more than once in the course of an eligible undergraduate programme. Exceptional students who maintain a minimum GPA of 75% will receive this award in consecutive years

Student Awards

Number of students to be awarded: Varies

Scholarship Eligibility

Special Restrictions

  • No Special Restriction applicable

Exams Details

Exam name Indicates if exam is required and cutoff (if any)
12 Required


  • Students must achieve a GPA of at least 75% on an eligible full-time and full duration undergraduate programme in the academic year 2022/23 at the Queen’s University Belfast campus

Eligible student nationality

This scholarship is applicable for students from India +4 more

Application Process for this scholarship

  • A personal statement is required. Follow these guidelines:
    • The applicant can write up to 4,000 characters of text, it may include the following:-
      • Why the applicant is applying
      • What makes the applicant suitable - any relevant skills, experience, or achievements gained from education, work, or other activities
      • Why the applicant wants to study in the UK
        English language skills and any English courses or tests applicant have taken
      • Why the applicant wants to be an international student rather than study in his/her own country
  • Proof of English Language qualification 
  • Academic Transcripts, certificates, or statement of Results
  • Applicants need to provide a reference
    • This should be written by a referee who knows the applicant academically and can talk about his/her work ethic, interaction with other students, and his/her suitability for higher education or a future career
    • In a current or recent school or college, ask tutor, teacher, principal, or the headteacher
    • If left the education years ago, ask an employer, volunteering supervisor, or trainer

Scholarship Application

Students will be auto-considered for this scholarship when they apply for the courses on which this scholarship is applicable. No separate application is needed.

Important Dates

Date Additional Details
Application final end date June 30, 2022 Not Available

Please note that these dates could be in local country times and may not be IST (Indian standard time).

FAQ Link https://www.qub.ac.uk/International/International-students/International-scholarships/international-scholarships/scholarships-for-south-asia/faq-undergraduate-students-from-south-asia-2022/
Contact email internationalscholarships@qub.ac.uk

Additional Information

  • Students must be classified as international fee-paying students paying the full international tuition fee rate in order to be considered for this discount
  • The Queen's Excellence Award is exclusive to students on eligible full duration undergraduate programmes - students from International Year One or articulation partnership agreements or similar are not eligible for this award
  • Students must be self-funded
  • In the event that a student has received scholarship offers for a number of different programmes at Queen’s University Belfast, they will only be able to redeem one scholarship award
  • 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

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