GREAT Scholarships for Chinese Students at Solent University in the UK, 2021

Solent University, in collaboration with the British Council and the GREAT Britain Campaign, is pleased to announce the GREAT Scholarships for the academic year 2021/2022. These scholarships are designed to support Chinese students pursuing postgraduate degree programmes in the UK.

About Solent University: Situated in the heart of Southampton city centre, Solent University is a renowned institution offering a wide range of programmes across five academic Schools. It provides a supportive learning environment and diverse funding opportunities for international students.

Application Deadline: 3 August 2021

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Eligible Countries: China
  • Course Level: Postgraduate taught courses in any subject area offered by the university.
  • Admissible Criteria:
    • Applicants must have completed an undergraduate degree with excellent grades in China.
    • Must have received and accepted a conditional or unconditional offer for a master’s degree at Solent University.
    • Candidates should have submitted a GREAT Scholarship request along with their course application.

How to Apply:

  • Interested students will automatically be considered for a GREAT Scholarship when submitting an online application for a master’s degree for the September 2021 entry.
  • More information about the GREAT Scholarships can be found on the British Council China website.

Supporting Documents:

  • Applicants must provide a CV, academic certificates, and transcripts along with their application.

Admission Requirements:

  • Applicants need to review the entry requirements for their chosen program before applying.

Language Requirement:

  • International students may need to meet specific English language requirements to study at the university.


  • Solent University is offering two scholarships of £10,000 each to Chinese students for postgraduate courses in the United Kingdom for the session 2021/2022.

The GREAT Scholarships at Solent University provide an excellent opportunity for Chinese students to pursue their postgraduate studies in the UK. With generous financial support and a conducive learning environment, Solent University equips students with the skills and confidence needed for a successful career. Prospective applicants should ensure they meet the eligibility criteria and submit their applications before the deadline to be considered for this prestigious scholarship.

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