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IFP Scholarships and Discounts

Find out more below about:

Online IFP - £500 expenses grant

student with laptop imageStudents studying on the Online IFP can claim up to £500 to help pay for costs of equipment and other expenses required to study online. The student will receive the money as a payment which will show on the student account and can be offset against the tuition fee.

To be eligible for the grant, students must be international fee-paying students enrolled and registered onto the IFP Online. The grant will be paid in two instalments: £250 will be paid in Term 1 once payment of 50% of the tuition fee has been received. The second payment of £250 will be made in Term 2 once the tuition fee has been paid in full.

It is available for students in the 20/21 academic year starting both in September and January.

Application deadline is 5th October 2020 for students starting in September.

IFP Ambassador Scholarship - a great opportunity!

If you are an IFP applicant who is excited about studying at the University of Reading in the UK and are happy to share your experience with a wider audience through social media  and creating content like videos and photos for the IFP, then you should apply for the IFP Ambassador Scholarship. The scholarship will provide a £2500 discount of tuition fees for the IFP year and is open for all non-sponsored international fee paying students to apply.

Student in Foxhill

 

The number of scholarships available is limited and so you will need to submit a scholarship application. This application will involve submitting a 3000 character essay explaining your suitability as an IFP Ambassador. Being an IFP Ambassador involves upholding the values of the programme through high academic engagement and may involve taking part in promotional activities telling prospective students about the experience of being on the IFP.

How to apply

To apply for the IFP Ambassador Scholarship, students will need to have applied for a place on the IFP and accepted their offer.

Application submission deadlines:

  • IFP September entry: 2nd August 2020
  • IFP January entry: 22nd November 2020

To apply for the IFP Ambassador Scholarship apply first to the IFP here

If you already applied and have an offer for a place on the IFP,  you can apply for the IFP Ambassador Scholarship through the Me@reading Applicant portal here:

country-specific scholarships:

Applicants paying international tuition fees, from the countries below, will receive an IFP Scholarship applied as a discount to their tuition fees. Look at the country-specific information below to check your eligibility for an IFP Scholarship.

 MENA tea party students

How will I receive the Scholarship?

The Scholarship is automatically applied as a discount to the international tuition fees of eligible students for the foundation year only.

To receive the Scholarship discount, applicants must accept their IFP offer and enrol on their chosen IFP course.

If you are a sponsored student and a separate discount on tuition fees has been agreed between the sponsor and the University of Reading, then only one discount or scholarship will apply and this will be whichever discount is to the highest value.

Middle East Scholarship

Students from the Middle East are eligible for a discount of £2500 on their IFP foundation year tuition fees.

Students domiciled in these countries and paying international tuition fees will receive the Scholarship:

Bahrain, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Yemen

North Africa Scholarship

Students from North Africa are eligible for a discount of £2500 on their IFP foundation year tuition fees.

Students domiciled in these countries and paying international tuition fees will receive the Scholarship:

Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, Sudan, Tunisia

One of the best decisions in my life was to become a student at the University of Reading. I quickly learnt to become independent and well organised."

Nour Darwish, Egypt. BSc Construction Management, and Reading MENA Committee (Welfare Officer)

  

TURKEY SCHOLARSHIP

Students from Turkey paying international tuition fees are eligible for a discount of £2500 on their IFP foundation year tuition fees.

Nigeria scholarship

Students from Nigeria paying international tuition fees are eligible for a discount of £2500 on their IFP foundation year tuition fees.

INDONESIA SCHOLARSHIP

Students from Indonesia paying international tuition fees are eligible for a discount of £2500 on their IFP foundation year tuition fees.

THAILAND SCHOLARSHIP

Students from Thailand paying international tuition fees are eligible for a discount of £2500 on their IFP foundation year tuition fees.

VIETNAM SCHOLARSHIP

Students from Vietnam paying international tuition fees are eligible for a discount of £2500 on their IFP foundation year tuition fees.

MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP

Students from Malaysia paying international tuition fees are eligible for a discount of £2500 on their IFP foundation year tuition fees.

SINGAPORE SCHOLARSHIP

Students from Singapore paying international tuition fees are eligible for a discount of £2500 on their IFP foundation year tuition fees.

USA SCHOLARSHIP

Students from the USA paying international tuition fees are eligible for a discount of £2500 on their IFP foundation year tuition fees.

BRAZIL SCHOLARSHIP

Students from Brazil paying international tuition fees are eligible for a discount of £2500 on their IFP foundation year tuition fees.

 

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