Dubai Scholarships

The University of South Wales Dubai offers the following scholarships for self-funding international students. You will be automatically considered for one of these awards when we receive your application. You do not need to make a separate application and confirmation of the scholarship will be included in your offer letter. 


  • Dubai Scholarship - AED 14,000 per annum (AED 8,000 for Fast Track courses)
  • Chancellors International Development Scholarship - AED 20,000 (AED 11,000 for Fast Track courses)
  • BSc (Hons) Aircraft Maintenance Engineering Top-Up Scholarship - AED 20,000

Applicants must pay the minimum deposit stipulated in the offer letter by the date stated on the Acceptance Form in order to secure their scholarship.

Students sponsored by their government or by a company are not eligible for the scholarship.

Undergraduate International Development Scholarships of AED 20,000 (AED 11,000 for Fast Track courses)* are available for students from the following regions:

Africa
Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cabo Verde, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Democratic Republic of Congo, Republic of Congo, Cote d'lvoire, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Swaziland (renamed Eswatini), Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe. 

Latin America
Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela.

South Asia
Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Maldives, Nepal, India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.

Central Asia
Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan.

Caribbean
Cuba, Haiti, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Bahamas, Barbados, Saint Lucia, Curaçao, Aruba, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, United States Virgin Islands (US), Grenada, Antigua and Barbuda, Dominica, Cayman Islands, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Sint Maarten, Turks and Caicos Islands, Saint Martin, British Virgin Islands, Caribbean Netherlands, Anguilla, Saint Barthelemy, Montserrat. 

*Applies to September 2020 and February 2021 intakes.


BSc (Hons) Aircraft Maintenance Engineering Top-Up

Students eligible for the Chancellor's Development Scholarship may be considered for a scholarship of up to AED 18,225 for this particular undergraduate programme. Standard scholarship terms and conditions described above apply.


How it works

You will be automatically considered for a scholarship when you make your application. You do not need to make a separate scholarship application. You will receive confirmation of a scholarship with your offer letter. 

Scholarships do not apply to sponsored students and only apply to the academic programmes available.

Scholarships may be withdrawn if conditions of the scholarships are not adhered to.