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Scholarships

Select your student type below to see what financial support and bursaries we have available to you

UK students

ARU Bursary

What is it? Our ARU Bursary is for students who have an annual household income of £42,875 or less.

Who is it for? UK or EU students studying a full-time undergraduate or integrated Masters degree with ARU College.

How much is it worth? Up to £300 per year.

How do I apply? You’ll automatically receive our ARU Bursary if you meet the eligibility criteria and register as a student.

Full details on the ARU Bursary are available on the ARU website, which will open as a separate page.

MBA Scholarship

Boost your career prospects with our prestigious Master of Business Administration (MBA). Study in Cambridge, with our dynamic Faculty of Business and Law, and choose from a one-year course or two years with the option of a work placement.

Please note: ARU MBA Scholarship cannot be combined with the international early payment discount, or with any other scholarships.

Value

  • One-year MBA:  £4,000 fee reduction

Duration

This scholarship is a fee discount. ARU will deduct it from the tuition fees of master programme.

Eligibility

To be eligible for our MBA Scholarship you must be:

  • Successfully completed Pre-Masters programme with ARU College
  • studying our Master of Business Administration
  • starting your master course in September 2020 or January 2021.

How to apply

There is no need to apply. You’ll automatically receive our MBA Scholarship if you meet the eligibility criteria.

EU students

ARU College EU Financial Support Award

If you’re an EU national who’s starting an undergraduate course at ARU College, this award is for you.

We’re offering an EU Financial Support Award worth £600 in Books Plus vouchers, to new students who a join a foundation or Year 1 degree course with ARU College in the September 2020 intake.

This award is only available to EU students entitled to Student Finance England (SFE) funding and who don’t qualify for a maintenance loan (ie with an EURS number from SFE)

Value

£600 in Books Plus vouchers to be spent in store or online.

Duration

You’ll receive the full Books Plus allocation in your first year, following submission of a SFE Entitlement letter. All Books Plus money needs to be spent by 31st August 2021.

Eligibility

To be eligible, you must meet all of the following conditions:

  • be an EU national (not including the UK)
  • have received an offer of admission for entry to a full-time foundation or first year degree course, starting in the September 2020 intake
  • be registered in your first year of study at ARU College

be entitled to Student Finance England (SFE) funding and not qualify for a maintenance loan.

You will not be eligible for our EU Financial Support Award if you:

  • are directly continuing from one course to another (for example from a foundation year to ARU College/ARU Level 4)
  • withdraw from studies with ARU College. Where this occurs Books Plus will be notified and access to the scheme removed
  • defer your studies

How to apply

There is no need to apply. You’ll automatically receive our EU Financial Support Award if you meet the eligibility criteria, accept our offer of a place and register in the course.

MBA Scholarship

Boost your career prospects with our prestigious Master of Business Administration (MBA). Study in Cambridge, with our dynamic Faculty of Business and Law, and choose from a one-year course or two years with the option of a work placement.

Please note: ARU MBA Scholarship cannot be combined with the international early payment discount, or with any other scholarships.

Value

  • One-year MBA:  £4,000 fee reduction

Duration

This scholarship is a fee discount. ARU will deduct it from the tuition fees of master programme.

Eligibility

To be eligible for our MBA Scholarship you must be:

  • Successfully completed Pre-Masters programme with ARU College
  • studying our Master of Business Administration
  • starting your master course in September 2020 or January 2021.

How to apply

There is no need to apply. You’ll automatically receive our MBA Scholarship if you meet the eligibility criteria.

International students

Navitas family bursaries

Value

The bursary is equivalent to 10% of the tuition fee for up to 8 units of study within one program only with a Navitas member institution. The bursary does not apply to additional units or repeat units that may also be undertaken and excludes mixed English options.

Eligibility

  • The Family Bursary applies where two or more students from the same family* study at a Navitas institution. The first family member can be studying at a Navitas institution at the same time as the other family members or may have studied at any Navitas institution previously.
  • The family bursary is granted to the second and subsequent family members who study at a Navitas institution.
  • The bursary is equivalent to 10% of the tuition fee for one program only with a Navitas member institution. The bursary does not apply to additional units or repeat units that may also be undertaken.
  • For Diploma students, the bursary is equivalent to 10% of the tuition fees for the first attempt at units in the program of study† (excluding mixed English option).
  • For Certificate students, the bursary is equivalent to 10% of the tuition fee for the first attempt at units in the program of study (excluding mixed English options).
  • Students must pay the full amount for half their course as shown on their Letter of Offer in order to confirm their place at the Navitas Institution to which they have applied. If the student remains enrolled at the institution, at the end of the week 4 of their first semester, 10% of their tuition fee paid will be credited to the student. The balance of the bursary is credited to the eligible students’s tuition account in the second and subsequent semesters. (The amount credited will be calculated on the actual number of units studied).
  • The maximum value of the family bursary is 10% of the tuition fees for the first attempt of units in the program of study regardless of the number of family members who have studied with Navitas institutions.
  • A completed application must be submitted to the Navitas institution together with supporting documents such as a birth certificate or family card.
  • The General Manager or the Director Finance Administration will approve the award of a family bursary and authorise the accountant to process the relevant adjustments.

Definitions

*For the purpose of this bursary, a family member is defined as a brother, sister, stepsister, stepbrother, mother, father, son, daughter, stepchild, husband or wife.

Conditions

  • Some subject exclusions may apply.
  • The Navitas bursary is not applicable to English language program or any component of any English language program offered by Navitas member institutions.
  • Diploma programs may also be known or registered as Undergraduate pathway, University Transfer Program Stage II or University Pathways Program (UPP), First Year Degree
    (Stage 2). Certificate programs may also be known or registered a Foundation Studies, University Transfer Program Stage I or University Foundation (Stage 1).

Navitas member institutions

The Navitas bursary applies to students studying at BCUIC, Curtin College, Curtin Singapore, ARU College, Deakin College, Deakin College Jakarta, ECC, Eynesbury College, FIC, Griffith College, HIC, ICM, ICP, ICRGU, The College Swansea University, La Trobe College Australia, LBIC, NIC, UPIC, SAIBT, SIBT, UNIC, Twente Pathway College, The Hague Pathway College, University of Leicester GSC, Lancaster University Leipzig, Florida Atlantic University GSSP, Richard Bland College of William & Mary GSSP, University of Idaho GSSP, UMass Boston ISSP, UMass Dartmouth GSP, UMass Lowell GSSP, University of New Hampshire GSSP, Virginia Commonwealther University GSSP.

Application instructions

A completed application must be submitted to the Navitas institution together with supporting documents, such as birth certificate, or family card. Application form can be obtained from the Navitas institution where the student has enrolled.

ARU International Early Payment Discount

Students that are progressing from ARU College to their ARU course and pay your tuition fees early, you can take advantage of our special discount.

Value

£400

Please note: this discount cannot be combined with our International Alumni Scholarship or MBA Bursary.

Eligibility

For ARU College student to be eligible for ARU International Early Payment Discount you must be:

  • a current international student with ARU College
  • successfully completed pathway programmes
  • studying full-time
  • starting ARU Year 2 or Year 3 of an undergraduate course, or joining the masters postgraduate degree.

How to apply

There is no need to apply. Simply pay your tuition fees, minus the discount, by the payment deadline.

Deadline

  • Pay by 4 September 2020 if you’re continuing a course with ARU in September 2020
  • Pay by 8 January 2021 if you’re continuing a course with ARU in January 2021

When paying your tuition fees, please be aware of bank charges and local conversion rates. Bank transfers can take up to five working days for our finance office to process. You should also take into account the processing time of your local bank.

ARU College International Progression Scholarship

Students that are progressing from ARU College to their ARU course can take advantage of our special discount.

Value

£500

Eligibility

For ARU College student to be eligible for ARU International Early Payment Discount you must be:

  • a current international student with ARU College
  • successfully completed pathway programmes
  • studying full-time
  • starting ARU Year 2 or Year 3 of an undergraduate course, or joining the masters postgraduate degree.

How to apply

There is no need to apply. This discount will be automatically applied.

MBA Scholarship

Boost your career prospects with our prestigious Master of Business Administration (MBA). Study in Cambridge, with our dynamic Faculty of Business and Law, and choose from a one-year course or two years with the option of a work placement.

Please note: ARU MBA Scholarship cannot be combined with the international early payment discount, or with any other scholarships.

Value

  • One-year MBA:  £4,000 fee reduction

Duration

This scholarship is a fee discount. ARU will deduct it from the tuition fees of master programme.

Eligibility

To be eligible for our MBA Scholarship you must be:

  • Successfully completed Pre-Masters programme with ARU College
  • studying our Master of Business Administration
  • starting your master course in September 2020 or January 2021.

How to apply

There is no need to apply. You’ll automatically receive our MBA Scholarship if you meet the eligibility criteria.

Navitas academic merit scholarship

The Navitas Academic Merit Scholarship is awarded each semester to the most outstanding results from two students across all programs at a Navitas Pathway College or Managed Campus.

Value

The scholarships are one academic semester or part thereof (equivalent to the maximum of up to five academic subjects) for a Navitas Diploma, Advanced Diploma or Associate Degree (Australia), UTP Stage II or Associate Degree (Canada), UPP or IUTP (USA) or Undergraduate pathway program (UK) at a Navitas college or one academic semester of foundation or undergraduate study at La Trobe University Sydney Campus, Curtin University Sydney, Curtin Singapore or Macquarie City Campus or one academic semester of a Master’s program at Curtin University Sydney, Curtin Singapore or Macquarie City Campus.

Any additional costs, including travel or material such as books or equipment required as part of program will be recipient’s responsibility. For programs that articulate directly into a university degree program, the scholarship will cover only the Navitas member institute components of the program for the semester.

Eligibility

Applicants must:

  • Be continuing (current) student, enrolled and studying towards a Navitas Diploma, Advanced Diploma or Associate Degree (Australia), UTP Stage II or Associate Degree (Canada), UPP or IUTP (USA), Undergraduate pathway program (UK), University Foundation or Bachelor Degree program (Australia) or Master’s programs (Australia);
  • Be currently studying full-time;
  • Have achieved competencies in all courses across their current program (for which the scholarship is applied for) in the semester prior to being eligible for the scholarship;
  • Not have any outstanding fees on their student account;
  • Not have previously received a Navitas scholarship or bursary, or had a scholarship or bursary from Navitas withdrawn.

Conditions

  • The scholarship applies to the second semester of enrollment only or the final semester of study for an undergraduate/postgraduate program. Students are liable to pay for any additional courses / subjects undertaken.
  • Successful recipients will not receive any money from the Navitas member institution. The value of the scholarship will be recorded on the student’s account during their second semester of study or their final semester of study for an undergraduate/postgraduate program.
  • Scholarship recipients must maintain satisfactory academic progress through their second semester of study or final semester of study for undergraduate/postgraduate programs to retain their scholarship.
  • Scholarships are not transferable to other students or Navitas member institutes in any circumstances.
  • Navitas member institutions reserves the right not to award all or some of the scholarships in a given year.
  • Scholarships cannot be backdated.

Commencement Date

Two scholarships are awarded each semester.

Selection Criteria

Selection will be based on:

  • Academic results (GPA) from their previous semester of study. Should two students have identical academic results, the scholarship panel will refer back to marks awarded within each subjects/course to ascertain the scholarship recipient.
  • Additional factors such as educational disadvantage, member of specific equity group and/or significantly adverse personal circumstances may be taken into account where the scholarship panel must differentiate between equally qualified applicants.
  • Outcome of scheduled interview (if required)

Notification of results

The scholarship panel from each Navitas member institution will announce the recipients of the Navitas academic merit scholarship upon the completion of each semester and the release of the results. The recipients will be notified by mail and the successful students posted on the college/campus website.

Navitas member institutions

The Navitas scholarship is offered to students studying at BCUIC, Curtin College, Curtin University Sydney, Curtin Singapore, ARU College, EIBT, EIC, Eynesbury, FIC, HIC, ICM, ICP, ICRGU, ICWS, La Trobe University Sydney Campus, La Trobe Melbourne, LBIC, Macquarie City Campus, MIBT, MIBT Indonesia, PUIC, PIBT, QIBT, SAIBT, SIBT, Navitas at FAU, Navitas at UMass Boston, Navitas at UMass Dartmouth, Navitas at UMass Lowell, Navitas at WKU and Navitas at UNH only.

Application instructions

Students are not required to apply for the scholarship as it is awarded based on academic performance.

All terms and conditions are correct as at 2 July 2014 and subject to change without notice or at the discretion of the Navitas member institute or Navitas Pty Ltd.

 

 

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