The Global Wales Postgraduate Scholarship programme offers scholarships worth up to £10,000 - to study a full-time masters programme in Wales.

The scholarships are available to students from Vietnam, India, USA, Canada and countries of the European Union. This prestigious scheme is the first scholarship of its kind in Wales and is offered by the Global Wales Programme – a partnership between the Welsh Government, Universities Wales, British Council Wales and HEFCW, and is funded by Taith.

All universities in Wales offer the Global Wales Postgraduate Scholarship, and you need to have already applied for a place to study an eligible postgraduate programme before you submit your scholarship application.

You can make up to three applications to different Welsh universities, providing you have applied for all the courses and universities that you are seeking a scholarship for. Applications for the Global Wales Postgraduate Scholarship 2024 are now open.

Take a look at the courses at each Welsh university:

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Aberystwyth University

Founded in 1872, Aberystwyth University has a long tradition of academic excellence. Teaching is research-led, and the town is a vibrant and inexpensive place to live.

Main Building

Bangor University

Located near Snowdonia, Bangor University enjoys one of the most beautiful settings of any UK university, and balances academic excellence with a great student experience.

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Cardiff Metropolitan University

Cardiff Met is a modern university with a strong focus on employability, where students benefit from a close-knit community, small class sizes and supportive tutors.

Main Building

Cardiff University

Ambitious, innovative and creative, Cardiff University is the largest in Wales and part of the prestigious Russell Group, with a global reputation for research excellence.

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Swansea University

With two campuses on the waterfront, Swansea is a welcoming, research-centred university that’s highly rated for both teaching quality and student satisfaction.

University of South Wales

Spread across three campuses in South Wales, USW is a modern, ambitious university offering practice-led courses that prepare students for life after graduation.

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University of Wales Trinity Saint David

Known for its community atmosphere, UWTSD is a forward-thinking, inclusive university. It provides high-quality teaching from lecturers who are active in research or industry.

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Wrexham University

Wrexham University is an industry-led university where students receive a high level of support and personal attention.

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