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Undergraduate Funding Opportunities

Financial Support

The University's Financial Support team (part of Student Services) offers extensive information and advice on all aspects of student finance to current and prospective students eg funding, bursaries and scholarships.


The University of Nottingham offers one of the most generous Bursary schemes in the UK. 

International Students

The School of Biosciences welcomes well qualified international students and has a long tradition of accepting students from all over the world.

Details of scholarships and other funding available to International Students can be found on the University’s International Office pages

Felix Thornley Cobbold Agricultural Trust

The Felix Thornley Cobbold Scholarship

A grant of £1,000 for living expenses and £2,000 towards tuition costs in each of three consecutive years is available to a student in Suffolk or the adjoining counties of Essex, Cambridgeshire and Norfolk, to study for a BSc Hons in:

  • Agriculture 
  • Agricultural and Crop Science
  • Agricultural and Livestock Science
  • Integrated Agricultural Business Management

beginning in September 2016.

Candidates will be selected on the basis of need and potential to achieve a 2:1 degree or better. The assessment will be made from the candidate’s UCAS application, particularly the candidate’s personal statement and reference, but informal enquiries can be made by contacting Admissions Tutor: Keely.Harris-Adams@nottingham.ac.uk.

AgriFood Charities Partnership

The AgriFood Charities Partnership website gives access to a number of charities that support study on agricultural undergraduate degree programmes. You can Search for Funding (select undergraduate degree) for your area of interest (for example, agribusiness, arable crops, beef and sheep, dairying, environment). A brief overview is given of the objectives and conditions for each award, together with contact details and information on what to do next. If you want to discuss your suitability for any of these awards, please contact Admissions Tutor: 


School of Biosciences

University of Nottingham
Sutton Bonington Campus
Nr Loughborough
LE12 5RD, UK

telephone: +44 (0) 115 951 6400
email: biosciences-admissions@nottingham.ac.uk

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