The University of London Announces 28 scholarships for Degree Programs for Refugees

Opportunity Detail

  • Language Requirement Not required
  • Gender MaleFemale
  • Eligible Region/Countries
  • Medium of Instruction English
  • Opportunity ID 46096

Opportunity Description

The University of London is a federal public research university in London, England, United Kingdom. The University of London has introduced a new group of full-fee scholarships to assist displaced individuals and refugees, enabling them to pursue an online degree from any location. The University hopes to assist persons forced from their homes due to conflict or crises to create a better future for themselves by funding students on these courses. The 28-degree programs in the program include undergraduate and graduate coursework in a range of subject areas, including marketing, computer science, business administration, accounting, financial management, and law. Regarding refugee policy and practice, the University has a long history of collaboration with national and international organizations. The only academic institution in the UK specializing in international refugee law is the Refugee Law Initiative (RFI). Their online MA in Refugee Protection and Forced Migration Studies, which grew out of the RFI, was introduced in 2016 and has since grown to become one of the most popular forced migration programs available anywhere in the world, with students from all over the world.

Brief Details

Founded by: The University of London
Type: Scholarship
Deadline: For every course it’s different
No. Scholarships: 28
Subjects: Marketing, computer science, business administration, accounting, financial management, and law.


For the scholarship to be available to you, you must:

Sponsored links
  • Have official documents proving their status as a refugee or displaced person.
  • Be a new student or have changed schools while studying at the University of London.
  • Possess an offer for the LLM, BSc Business Administration, BSc Marketing, MSc Project Management, BSc Computer Science, MSc Data Science, MA Global Diplomacy, Global MBA, or the MSc Accounting and Financial Management.


Computer Science (BSc)

You can get the training you need for upcoming technology careers with this new line of online BSc Computer Science degrees. Their degrees offer immersive learning environments thanks to the innovative interactive methods taught through Coursera, the biggest online learning platform in the world. To capitalize on your interests and gain the skills you need for a rewarding career, pick one of seven specializations.

Brief details

Modes of study: Online | Teaching Centre
Program duration: 3-6 years
Application deadlines: 12 September 2022 | 13 March 2023
Intake dates: April, October
Academic direction from: Goldsmiths, University of London

Benefits of BSc

With this degree, you will be able to:

  • Make a portfolio of your work to show prospective employers.
  • Focus on programming and math as you hone your computing abilities.
  • Learn the teamwork, presentation, and project management abilities that employers value.
  • Additionally, there are graduate certificates and diplomas in computer science that can be studied.

Also Check

Data Science (MSc, PGDip, and PGCert Data Science)

Learn how to use technology to solve actual data science issues while also developing a thorough understanding of cutting-edge developments in computation, statistical analysis, and upcoming technologies.

Brief Details

Modes of study: Online | Teaching Centre
Program duration: 1-5 years depending on module availability
Application deadlines: 12 September 2022 | 13 March 2023
Intake dates: April, October
Academic direction from: Goldsmiths, University of London

Benefits of the Course

With this degree, you will be able to:

  • Get a distinguished degree that is valued all around the world.
  • Have the choice to pursue one of the specialized tracks in financial technology or artificial intelligence.
  • Possess the chance to develop your own data analysis projects.
  • Discuss the knowledge and abilities needed by data scientists to increase organizational effectiveness.

Global Diplomacy (Central and South America | Europe | North America | Russia and Eastern Europe)

The MA programs in global diplomacy offer both broad intellectual training and practical experience that can be used to analyze answers to many of the world’s problems today. These programs are created to assist those interested in jobs in foreign service, transnational organizations, and international non-governmental organizations, which are at the heart of international relations. You will have the chance to use rigorous practical skills and develop a deep intellectual grasp of the issues facing modern society. incorporating suggestions from eminent academics as well as global practitioners with background in the UK FCDO, US State Department, foreign Ministries of Foreign Affairs, and the UN. You will be able to influence professional situations by offering solid solutions to complex global concerns as a result. You can choose to enroll in one of four programs: Central and South America, Europe, North America, or Russia and Eastern Europe. These programs will allow you to concentrate on the diplomatic methods and strategies used in a particular region while taking into account the larger world. You will develop a historical understanding and current awareness of the practice of global diplomacy and the diplomacy of their selected region by studying these curriculum tracks. The academic team has extensive expertise dealing with online learners and is dedicated to fostering quality in learning, scholarship, and research.

Brief Details

Modes of study: Online
Program duration: 2 – 5 years
Application deadlines: 10 October 2022
Academic direction from: University of London
Intake dates: April, October

Benefits of the Course

With this degree, you will be able to:

  • A thorough understanding of regional and/or international diplomatic issues in both historical and modern circumstances. You will be made aware of the significance of pertinent themes to a sophisticated grasp of international events and political changes by offering a solid foundation in the subject.
  • The capacity to show, using a range of contributing disciplines, an in-depth critical grasp of the nature and development of international and regional diplomacy, as appropriate.
  • A solid foundation in both theoretical and empirical approaches to discussions of global diplomacy and regional differences so you may analyze global events using a combination of theoretical and empirical techniques.
  • An advanced knowledge of changes in regional and/or global diplomatic practices, as well as how such changes relate to modern international politics.

Global MBA (MBA, PGDip and PGCert)

With this Global MBA, you may advance your career and acquire top-notch business skills. By continuing to learn while you work and bringing new perspectives to the office, you can advance your career. CMI and CIMA are only a couple of the professional organizations that have approved the Global MBA. Through CMI, you’ll have the opportunity to become a Chartered Manager and obtain credentials that employers highly respect. If you already have a professional degree or any other postgraduate degree, you might be qualified for Recognition of Prior Learning(Opens in new window), which will allow you to finish your degree more quickly. If you previously attended Queen Mary, University of London and earned a degree from there, you are eligible for a 20 percent bursary on the module price or full program fee for the Global MBA programs and associated awards.

Brief Details

Modes of study: Online | Teaching Centre
Program duration: 1-5 years (subject to module availability)
Application deadlines: 30 March 2022 | 13 June 2022
Intake dates: January, April, July, October
Academic direction from: Queen Mary University of London, University College London

Bachelor of Laws (LLB)

An international repute for their top-notch LLB. For thousands of attorneys currently in practice around the world, it was the initial step in their careers. Apply problem-solving techniques in a variety of legal and non-legal circumstances while developing a critical knowledge of the common law legal heritage.

Brief Details

Modes of study: Online | Teaching Centre

Program duration: 3-6 years (Standard Entry LLB) | 2-6 years (Graduate Entry LLB)
Application deadlines: 1 October 2022 | 1 April 2023
Intake dates: May, November
Academic direction from: Laws Consortium

How to Apply?

  • Submit a program application form.
  • You can submit your scholarship application here – inquiry form – after submitting the program application form and receiving an offer. (Opens in a new tab) On the inquiry form, select the scholarships & bursaries category.
  • A completed scholarship application form and proof of your status as a refugee or displaced person must also be uploaded. Your request cannot be considered without a fully filled-out application and the necessary supporting documentation.
  • The scholarship application form can be downloaded.

For more information, kindly visit The University of London’s official website.

Opportunities you may like

Sponsored links