In order to support more Thai students to study in the UK, the British Council, together with 11 UK universities, has launched the GREAT Scholarships 2020 – Thailand campaign. With 11 postgraduate scholarships on offer, the total value of Thailand’s scholarship scheme is over £100,000. The single value of each scholarship is a minimum of  £10,000. This scholarship scheme will offer an exciting opportunity for Thai students wishing to get financial support to pursue postgraduate level study in the UK. Students can apply for courses in a range of subjects including law, business, art and design, biosciences, IT and more, at the 11 participating institutions across the UK. 

University Number of scholarships Value per scholarship Applicable for the following subjects or courses  Scholarship application deadline 
Anglia Ruskin University 1 £10,000 All subject areas 30 June 2020
Bangor University 1 £10,000 All subject areas 30 June 2020
University of Bristol 1 £10,000 All subject areas 29 March 2020
Durham University 1 £10,000 Any Business or Science/Engineering programme (excluding MBA programmes) 24 April 2020
Oxford Brookes University 1 £10,000 All subject areas 14 May 2020 (midnight UK time)
University of Derby 1 £11,000 All subject areas 31 March 2020
University of Kent 1 £10,000 All subject areas 31 May 2020
University of South Wales 1 £10,000  All subject areas 12 June 2020 (17.00 UK time)
University of Sussex 1 £10,000 All subject areas 15 May 2020 (23.59 GMT time)
University of Teeside 1 £10,000 All subject areas 31 March 2020
University of Warwick 1 £15,000 Any full-time master's programme 30 April 2020

Step 1: Check your eligibility

  • Are you a Thai passport holder?
  • Do you plan to pursue a master’s degree in the UK?
  • Does the course you have applied for, or are applying for, start in the autumn of 2020?

Step 2: Browse the universities/scholarships listed and visit the university’s website for more information

Step 3: Apply for individual scholarships following the instructions given on the scholarship web pages of the individual universities 

Step 4: Successful applicants will be informed by the individual universities directly 

Step 5: Funding for the scholarships will be issued to successful applicants by the individual universities after registration

* To send us an enquiry, please email studyuk.thailand@britishcouncil.org.