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Sorbonne-QMUL Double LLM Scholarships January 2018

  • Course: Sorbonne-QMUL Double LLM
  • Number: 1
  • Value: 1 partial (€9000) for January 2018 intake.
  • Open to Home/EU and Overseas students

Which LLM programmes are eligible?

1 partial scholarship to the value of €9000 for January 2018 intake is available for the following programme:

  • Sorbonne-QMUL Double LLM, in Paris.
  • Friday 22 September 2017 (UK time) for January 2018 intake

This Double LLM scholarship is not applicable to the LLM in Law and Economics programme, the LLM in International Shipping Law (Piraeus Programme), the LLM Commercial Law (Singapore/London), any of the LLM programmes in London, or any other LLM programmes delivered in Paris (Visit the law funding page for other LLM funding options.)

What does the scholarship cover? How is it paid?

The Double LLM partial scholarship covers €9000 in the form of a fee waiver; the partial scholarship does not cover additional course costs (books etc.) or accommodation fees. The scholarship is not payable directly to successful applicants but is off-set against your student fee invoice. The scholarship is awarded on the basis of academic merit, the submitted personal statement as detailed in the application, and in some cases, financial need and professional or extracurricular achievements.

Closing Dates and Important Notes

Apply early for the Double LLM

You must have an offer of study for the Sorbonne-QMUL Double LLM before you apply for a scholarship.

We therefore encourage you to apply for the Double LLM as early as possible. It is acceptable to apply if you have not yet taken your English language test or do not have your final academic grades.

Funding deadline

The deadline for submission of the scholarship application is:

  • Friday 22 September 2017 (UK time) for January 2018 intake

Students must have an offer of study (either conditional or unconditional) for the Double LLM before applying for funding.

Please note that scholarships cannot be deferred.

What are scholarship winners required to do?

If you are awarded a Double LLM scholarship you may be asked to assist the Law Marketing Team with marketing activities such as the postgraduate law open evenings and student profiles and videos.

Please note School scholarships are also subject to university-wide Terms and Conditions as well as any course/School/Faculty conditions or criteria outline.

How to apply for the Sorbonne-QMUL Double LLM Scholarship

You must have a full time offer of study in place before you can apply for Double LLM funding.

In order to apply for a scholarship please complete and sign the word or PDF application form:

And attach with the following:

  • A copy of your CV
  • A full transcript of your grades: Undergraduate/Bachelors level/first degree level and Postgraduate/Masters (if applicable)

The form and required supporting documentation can be returned by post or scanned and sent by email (preferred) – details are included on the application form.

Incomplete, incorrect or late scholarship applications will not be accepted or processed.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to participate in a telephone interview, which will take place in October. Details will be sent by email to shortlisted candidates in due course.

Eligibility

The Double LLM Scholarship is open to applicants who have an offer of study on the Sorbonne-QMUL Double LLM programme for the January 2018 intake.

It is open to Home/EU and International students.

If you have applied for funding elsewhere and are successful in receiving such funding you must inform us immediately. In the event that you are awarded funding elsewhere we will withdraw your application. If you are awarded one of our LLM scholarships and are then awarded funding elsewhere the offer of being awarded our LLM scholarship will be withdrawn.

Criteria

The scholarship will be awarded to those who we deem to have successfully demonstrated their reasoning for being awarded a scholarship based on the following criteria;

  • Academic merit
  • Professional achievements (if any)
  • Financial need

The compulsory personal statement should include all of the above information.

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