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Gangolli postgraduate scholarship

Through the generous support of Professor Sharat and Mrs Lilian Gangolli, we are able to offer a fully-funded (100% of fees) scholarship for taught MSc courses in the School of Life Sciences, Pharmacy and Chemistry.  The scholarship aims encourage academic excellence and allow talented young graduates to continue to higher levels of learning and research.  Professor Sharat Gangolli, himself a first generation postgraduate student in the UK, believed the opportunities afforded by higher education should be available to all, irrespective of means.

Selection criteria

You need:

  • to have been offered a place on a taught MSc course in the School of Life Sciences, Pharmacy and Chemistry;
  • achieved or expected to achieve at least a 2:1 in an undergraduate degree from Kingston University;
  • to have been a member of the Compact Scheme during your studies at Kingston;
  • to be classed as 'home' for fees purpose; and
  • a strongly supported academic reference as to why you deserve this scholarship;

Unfortunately this scholarship is NOT available:

  • for courses with a January start date or to students who have already started their postgraduate studies
  • for research courses or courses not in the School of Life Sciences, Pharmacy and Chemistry
  • for international students
  • for students not enrolled at Kingston University for their undergraduate degree
  • for students who achieved or expect to achieve a first degree classification of less than 2:1

How to apply

Full and complete applications should be sent by 11.00pm on 8 June 2018 - with the following documents:

Please email your completed application and academic reference to:

We will notify successful and unsuccessful applicants by email on or after 27 June 2018.

Further information

Please note that Kingston University reserves the right to withdraw or amend a scholarship without prior notification. Scholarships are offered subject to funding and availability.

If you have any questions about the application and selection procedure, please contact us at or telephone Mala Lawal on 020 8417 3664.

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