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UCL offers a range of financial awards aimed at assisting prospective and current, undergraduate and postgraduate, students with their studies. For further information on scholarships currently available, please see the UCL Scholarships page.

In addition, the following sources of funding are available specifically for students in the Bartlett Faculty of the Built Environment, or for students in the Bartlett School of Planning:

Bartlett School of Planning – Land Securities Scholarship

Funded jointly by the Bartlett School of Planning and Land Securities Ltd, this scholarship is for prospective students on any of our Masters of Science (MSc) degrees. The awards will be made on the basis of academic merit and financial need. 

Candidates must apply using this application form (.doc) by 15th July 2016 (for entry September 2016). The applicant must be a UK student holding a full-time offer. The scholarship is worth £10,000 towards your fees or maintenance costs.  Award holders are also able to benefit from a work experience placement at Land Securities. 

Any queries may be addressed to Andy Heath in the School of Planning Office.

Bartlett School of Planning Centenary Scholarships

We are pleased to offer six Bartlett School of Planning Centenary Scholarships, celebrating the 100th anniversary of the founding of the School of Planning in 2014, available to students on any of our Masters programmes except International Real Estate and Planning or Urban Design and City Planning.

These six scholarships are worth £5,000 each as a partial fee-waiver, offered on the basis of academic merit and financial need. The scholarships are only available to students from the UK and EU who have applied to study one of the eight eligible degree programmes concerned (Housing and City Planning; International Planning; Mega Infrastructure Planning, Appraisal and Delivery; Spatial Planning; Sustainable Urbanism; Transport and City Planning; Urban Regeneration; Inter-disciplinary Urban Design).  

Candidates must apply using this application form (.doc) by 15th July 2016 (for entry September 2016).

Any queries may be made to Andy Heath in the School of Planning Office.

The Bartlett Masters Scholarships

The Bartlett, UCL’s Faculty of the Built Environment, offers 20 scholarships for MSc, MRes, MA and MArch students, each worth £5,000, to be used as partial fee remittance for study. 

The deadline for receipt of all scholarship applications is 16.00 on Friday 29 May 2015. All applicants will be informed of the outcome by email in early August 2015.

All postgraduate students, including continuing students, can be considered for this scholarship, regardless of study mode or fee status. 

The Bartlett, through this award, hopes to encourage students from under-represented groups to embark on a postgraduate qualification at UCL. The application form has an Equal Opportunities Monitoring section which asks for details on your ethnicity. We will give priority to students from the following groups:

  • BME applicants
  • International students
  • Those who commenced their undergraduate studies (in a UK university) pre-2012
  • Successful applicants will need to meet two core criteria:
  • Applicants must hold an offer of study to commence study in September 2016 (or be continuing, if following a modular/flexible course of study)
  • Applicants must be able to pay the remainder of their fees and all living expenses

Eligibility will be means-tested and will take into account total funds available to the applicant.

Please note, scholarship applicants do not necessarily require an offer of admission by the deadline date, but will need to have submitted a complete application for study.

To apply, please complete the Masters Scholarship Scheme application form and send it to bartlett.scholarships@ucl.ac.uk

If you have any questions about The Bartlett Masters Scholarship Scheme, please contact Mr Stephen Capus at bartlett.scholarships@ucl.ac.uk or telephone 020 3108 9004. 

Bartlett Travel Awards

There are a number of Bartlett travel awards and scholarships for which all current Bartlett students (postgraduate and undergraduate) can apply.  These include:

  • Henry Herbert Bartlett Travel Scholarship: For study/travel to anywhere in the world
  • Owings Travel Scholarship: For study/travel to the USA
  • Maggie Scruton Memorial Travel Scholarship: For study/travel to France
  • Richard Llewellyn-Davies Travel Scholarship: For study/travel to anywhere in the world

The deadline for this award is usually June and further details can be obtained from the Bartlett Professional Studies Office.