Sheffield Hallam University Scholarships – India GREAT Scholarships

Studying in UK is what every other student in India dreams about. The British Council joins hand with Sheffield Hallam University to offer these scholarships as a part of the GREAT campaign. This is to encourage India’s brightest students to study in UK. The University offers six scholarships for post graduate courses in the field of sports business management.

About the scholarship

The GREAT campaign is the biggest scholarship ever launched by The British Council. This was launched in Mumbai in November. The course starts in the University in September 2014. Each scholarship is worth 3750 pounds. The main aim of the course is to encourage and improve the experience and skills required for spectator and recreational sports career. The incentive package includes the opportunity to become the alumni ambassador of your home country, a program of events that enhances your learning and experience with the fellow scholars. Students who are talented and successful will be given lot o opportunities during various activities, through the graduation and even after that.


The eligibility criteria to apply for this scholarship are as follows

  • The candidate must have achieved a minimum of 2.1 or more in the honors degree.
  • The candidate must meet the basic course entry requirements.
  • All the proofs must be duly attached.
  • The candidates have an unconditional/conditional offer to study a full time course or the same field.
  • The candidate must be enrolling for a one year full time course in the University that tarts in September.
  • The candidate should be self-funding their studies.
  • The candidate should have scores a minimum of 6.6 in IELTS or any other equivalent.
  • The candidate must be domiciled in India.
  • The candidate must be in a position to pay any additional fees, like fees for a field trip.

A great opportunity

This is an awesome opportunity for students who would like to take up a career in the different and coming up field of sports. The applications have to be submitted well before the time. The committee that selects the applications will scrutinize and contact the selected applicants at the contact information given in the application. The students who get the scholarship not only gets to study in the UK, but also get to participate in many events that happen in the university through the course time. This is allowed only if the candidate shows excellence and talent in the course. The student can also become ambassador alumni of their own home country once they are done with the graduation and head back home. So what are you waiting for when all these opportunities are right before you? Come one and take-up a scholarship in this budding field.