Think Big Postgraduate Scholarships 2021 For International Students At The University of Bristol, UK

The University of Bristol, UK offers Think big postgraduate scholarships to international students who apply for postgraduate courses starting in 2021. This scholarship is awarded each year to international students based on the eligibility criteria and it can be used as a fees waiver towards the cost of tuition fees.

Title: Bristol University Think Big Postgraduate Scholarships 2021

Level of Study: Postgraduate/Master’s Programme

Subject of Study: Any

Deadline: Round One: 29 March 2021 | Round Two: 14 June 2021

Start-Date: September 2021

Value: £5,000, £10,000 and £20,000
 Number of Awards:

Bristol University Think big postgraduate scholarship offers the best international students with the following awards. Awards must be used towards the cost of tuition fees.

5 x £20,000 scholarships

10 x £10,000 scholarships

20 x £5,000 scholarships

Duration of the Scholarship:

Think big scholarships for both undergraduate and postgraduate courses are opened for 2021/22 applicants. The scholarships will be awarded for one year and can be used for funding towards the tuition fees.

Value of the Scholarship:

Awards valued at £5,000, £10,000 and £20,000 are available for postgraduate courses starting in September 2021.


Bristol University is providing scholarships to the best and brightest international students from all over the globe. The scholarships offer various benefits

  • Creates opportunities for talented students all over the world by providing scholarships worth  £1.75 million.
  • Provides funding up to £5,000 to £20,000 towards the cost of tuition fee for postgraduate courses.
  • International research mentors
  • Enable students to conduct research independently.


Eligibility Requirements:

You can apply for University of Bristol Postgraduate scholarship if you:

  • have applied to start a one-year full-time postgraduate programme at the University of Bristol in September 2021.
  • are classed as an overseas student for fee purposes
How to Apply:

You can apply for the Think Big Postgraduate Scholarship using the International Scholarships online application form. Check out for the detailed information on how to apply for a postgraduate scholarship and submit your application before the deadline.

You will receive a confirmation email after the successful submission of the scholarship application.

Assessment process:

Round one – successful applicants will be contacted on or before 26 April 2021. Unsuccessful applicants will be notified shortly after.

Round two – successful applicants will be contacted on or before 9 July 2021. Unsuccessful applicants will be notified shortly after.


The International Partnerships & Relations Team works with external organisations on education/funding collaboration:

Scholarships and Sponsorships

Tel: +44 (0)117 39 40210


Tel: +44 (0)117 39 40264

General Enquiries

Tel: +44 (0)117 39 40198 |

Available to receive phone calls from 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday.


Link to the Scholarship Page:

Please visit the official scholarship website for the postgraduate programme to know more details on Think Big scholarships offered by Bristol University.

Link to the Application Page:

Find more details about the scholarship application form

Please read the terms and conditions before applying.



University of Bristol, founded in 1876, has a good reputation for innovative research all over the world. Academic excellence, inspirational teaching and research excellence are the key points that attract international students to select University of Bristol. The University is at the cutting edge of global research and aims to tackle diverse issues that make an impact on the society.

At Bristol, students develop an independent and forward-thinking spirit  from various international collaborations. The world class education facilities and various scholarships attract brilliant minds all over the world. Also, Bristol University provides the opportunity to work with international research scholars.

Any other supporting data if applicable

If you apply for this postgraduate scholarship by completing the online international scholarships application form, you will also automatically be considered for any other University of Bristol international scholarships that you are eligible for. You can only accept one tuition fee scholarship from the University. These scholarships will not cover any living expenses, air fare, etc.

Visit the Frequently Asked Questions section to know more about the scholarship details.

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