Fitzwilliam Scholarship: Pursue Master’s in the United Kingdom

Last Modified: 17 Apr 2024

Applications are invited from the International students by the Fitzwilliam College at the Cambridge University, UK for the Fitzwilliam scholarship. Under this scholarship, international students are provided full financial assistance to pursue Masters at Cambridge University.

The last date to apply for the Fitzwilliam Scholarship 2018 is 1st March 2018.

However, it should be noted that this scholarship cannot be availed by International students to pursue MBA, PGCE or M. Finance.

Fitzwilliam Scholarship - Quick Overview

Scholarship Name

Fitzwilliam Scholarship

Scholarship Provider

Fitzwilliam College

Scholarship Type

International Scholarship

For Class / Course

Masters at Cambridge University


01st Mar 2018


Fully-Funded (tuition fee and maintenance)

Age Limit

No Age Limit


All (No Limitation)

Application Process


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Fitzwilliam Scholarship: Quick Overview

Deadline 01 Mar 2018
Class / Course Masters Programme
Scholarship Type International
Awarded Amount Fully-Funded (tuition fee and maintenance)
Age Limit N/A
Gender All
Religion All
State All
Country All
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Benefits under the Fitzwilliam Scholarship

  • This scholarship is given for a complete 1 year period to pursue the Master course.
  • This is a fully funded scholarship. Under this scholarship, students receive not only the complete waiver of their tuition fee but also a monthly stipend to meet their expenses.
  • They are extended all sorts of financial assistance to maintain their livelihood including medical insurance and travel allowances.

Eligibility for the Fitzwilliam Scholarship

  • The applicant should be an International student.
  • He/she should have applied for a place at Cambridge University and should have opted for Fitzwilliam College as their first-choice college for taking admission.
  • The applicant should not have applied for the MFinan, MBA or PGCE.
  • An applicant should be intending to join the course from September/October.
  • Preferably, an applicant’s first language should be English. If this is not the case then he/she should fulfil the English language test criteria.

Application Process for this Scholarship

  • Applicants should have a provisional offer from the University of Cambridge
  • Application Procedure: The interested candidate must have named Fitzwilliam College as their first choice college on the University application form
  • The application form has to be submitted through the official Fitzwilliam College website.
  • An applicant once selected, will be interviewed either in person or via Skype (video calling)

Documents Required

  • Full-time degree from a reputed college or university.
  • Academic mark sheets
  • Fitzwilliam Scholarship is international, which means it gives a high amount of value to the work experience of their candidates. It is thus required to submit proper internship or work experience to qualify for the interview round.
  • 2 signed recommendation letters from a superior, colleague or manager.
  • One-page essay  (describing the reason to pursue Masters and depicting future plans)
  • Send all the documents in PDF format to [email protected]

Fitzwilliam Scholarship Important Dates

  • Application start date: September 01, 2017
  • Application final end date: March 31, 2018
  • Interview:  End of April/early May 2018
  • 1st Round results: May 2018