Information for Prospective Students

Scholarships and Funding

UCL UPC Progression Scholarships

Important Information for all Applicants

The UCL UPC Progression Scholarships aims to encourage UPCSE (University Preparatory Certificate for Science and Engineering) and UPCH (University Preparatory Certificate for Humanities and Social Sciences) students to continue to undergraduate study at UCL, and recruit new students into UCL's UPCSE and UPCH programmes.

UCL normally offers one new UPCSE and one new UPCH Progression Scholarship each session.

Eligibility Requirements

Candidates will be

  • enrolled on UCL's UPCSE or UPCH programme
  • admitted for undergraduate studies at UCL

Selection Criteria

Scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic performance. The selected scholars will be the UPCSE/UPCH students with the highest academic performance throughout the UPCSE/UPCH programme. Financial circumstances are not taken into account.

Value: Benefits and Duration

The scholarships consist of £5,000 per annum for the duration of the undergraduate programme. Scholarships will be applied to fees with any remainder paid as a maintenance allowance.

Annual renewal of the scholarships is based on satisfactory progress of the scholars who are expected to maintain an academic standard equivalent to at least an upper second class honours (2:1) throughout the undergraduate programme.

Application Procedure and Deadline

There is no application procedure. All UCL UPCSE/UPCH students holding an offer of admission for undergraduate studies at UCL will be considered. 

Notification of Results

The UCL Language Centre will make its recommendation in July, and the successful candidates can expect to be officially notified by the end of August.

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*NOTE: All scholarship and student funding schemes are subject to availability of funds, and details given here are subject to change at any time. Potential applicants are urged to check information regularly to ensure they are aware of current procedures, deadlines etc.

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