African Excellence Scholarship (IE Abroad)


The University of Glasgow is offering 1 exclusive scholarship to students from either South Africa or Zimbabwe who have been supported in their application by our representative in these countries – IE Abroad.  The scholarship is available to students entering any of the University’s Colleges to undertake an undergraduate or a postgraduate taught programme excluding Medicine or Dentistry.


To be eligible, applicants must:

  •  have used IE Abroad to support their programme application
  • demonstrate academic excellence (for UG achieve the following grades - Zimbabwe AAB at A Levels or better; South Africa three subjects at Grade 6 and two subjects at grade 5 or better)
  • hold an offer of a place for an UG or PGT programme in any of the 4 University Colleges
  • be classed as an International Student for fee purposes
  • be resident in either South Africa or Zimbabwe at time of applying

Eligible Countries

  • South Africa
  • Zimbabwe

Eligible Programmes


£10,000 tuition fee discount (for UG first year only)

Number of scholarships


How to apply

Applicants will be automatically assessed for a scholarship based on academic merit and nominations will be made by IE Abroad in South Africa or Zimbabwe.

See for representative contact details and application support.