UCL Global
Undergraduate Scholarships


University College London
Bachelor’s Degree

29 Apr 2022 (annual)
Study in:  UK
The course starts Sept 2022 


The UCL Global Undergraduate Scholarship
aims to enable and encourage international students from low-income backgrounds
to pursue full-time Undergraduate degree studies at UCL. 


Candidates can be from any country outside the UK but must fulfill all of the following criteria:

  • be eligible to pay the overseas fee rate;
  • come from a low-income background*;
  • AND have submitted an admission application for a full-time Undergraduate degree at UCL in 2022/23.

*Guidance on how UCL defines household income can be found on our essential information page. 

Value, benefits, and duration

  • There are up to 30 scholarships available in 2022/23.
  • 10 awards of full tuition fees & maintenance; 20 awards of full tuition fees
  • The scholarship is tenable for the normal duration of the program
  • Scholarship recipients are obliged to inform the UCL Student Funding Office immediately of any other funding they are awarded towards their UCL Undergraduate degree studies, before or subsequent to the UCL Global Undergraduate Scholarship being awarded


The scholarship is awarded on the basis of financial need and upon the recommendation of the Student Funding Office.

How to apply

You need to have submitted an admission application to UCL in order to apply for the scholarship.

Instructions for accessing the online scholarship application form:

  1. Login to Portico with your normal details.
  2. Click on the ‘View’ button for the ‘Active Application’ that you wish to apply for funding.
  3. In the application screen, click on the ‘Funding’ in the menu at the top of the page.
  4. You are now on the funding page. To find out which funds you are eligible to apply for click ‘Check and apply‘ under ‘Funds Available’.
  5. Click on the scholarship name of the scheme that you wish to apply for. 
NB. For each program that you wish to apply for funding, you will need to submit a separate scholarship application form

For more details please visit the official website: