International Scholarships


Goldsmiths International Postgraduate Scholarship

Applications for 2018 entry are now closed.

There are up to 16 scholarships available to prospective international students studying for a full-time taught Masters programme. The scholarship provides a £5,000 fee waiver and is tenable for one year only.


To be eligible to apply you must have received an offer of a place on a full-time postgraduate taught programme starting in September 2018, have an international fee liability and are self-financing to some extent. You will also need to demonstrate academic excellence and/or significant achievement in your chosen field of study.

Please note that students who have already started their Masters course are not eligible to apply for this scholarship.

How to apply

Your scholarship application should be completed online through your myGoldsmiths account. This is the online account that you created in order to apply for a course at Goldsmiths.

As part of the application, you will be asked to answer three questions relevant to the award that you are applying for. Our scholarships are highly competitive, so it's important to include as much detailed information as you can.

Supporting documents

We require the following supporting documents in order for your scholarship application to be considered:

  • Photocopies of official college or university degree certificates and transcripts
  • Two academic references relating to your current or most recent course, or professional references if appropriate

As long as your Postgraduate study application has these documents attached, then it will not be necessary for you to upload any additional documents as part of your scholarship application. 


Applications for 2018 entry are now closed.

Selection criteria

All applications will be assessed on academic merit only – financial circumstances will not be taken into account.

The awards will be distributed based on the following regions of applicant domicile: 5 for students from any international region, 5 for students from Asia, 3 for students from North America, 3 for students from Latin America. 

Further information

  • Frequently asked questions
  • Application tips

If you have any queries regarding these scholarships, you can email

Please note that scholarship and funding schemes are subject to availability of funds, and the details given here are subject to change at any time. Potential applicants are therefore urged to check this information regularly to ensure that they are aware of available schemes, current procedures and deadlines.