Global Migrations and Social Justice Scholarship

Scholarships Application

The University of Glasgow has two full tuition fee scholarships available in its Global Migrations & Social Justice scholarship in 2021 for students from refugee backgrounds to study on the new Global Migrations & Social Justice master’s degrees.

Students who show previous academic excellence will gain a qualification recognised in the UK and worldwide, while also providing the building blocks for work or further university study.



To be eligible, you must

Hold an offer (conditional or unconditional) of a place on one of the eligible programmes for September 2021
Have been recognised as a refugee by the UK Government and have remained ordinarily resident in the UK and Islands since submitting your application
Or be the spouse, civil partner or child of such a person


Eligible Countries

Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan,Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Congo, Costa Rica, Cote d’Ivoire, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, North Korea, South Korea, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar(Burma), Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome and Principe, Saudi Arabia, Scotland, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, St Kitts and Nevis, St Lucia, St Vincent and the Grenadines, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, The Netherlands, The Philippines, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia,Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United States of America, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vatican City, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe.

Eligible Programmes

Global Migrations & Social Justice [MSc] (pg)
Global Migrations & Social Justice [MRes] (pg)
The Global Migrations & Social Justice scholarship offers a Full fee waiver.

How to apply

You must secure an offer (conditional or unconditional) of a place for the programme.
You should also submit a 400-word personal motivational statement by 21 July (international students). 25 August (UK and EU) to [email protected]. Please include your applicant number.
All applicants will be informed of the outcome by August



The stipulated deadline for the Global Migrations & Social Justice scholarship is:

International applications (non-EU): 21 July 2021
UK and EU applications: 25 August 2021