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Durai and Yolande Scholarship

A scholarship is available for the BSc Computer Science programme by distance learning.

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For students based in South East Asian countries to study via distance learning.

This scholarship is available for the suite of new online BSc Computer Science degrees which prepare you for technology jobs of the future.

Our degrees use creative interactive approaches delivered through Coursera, and you can choose from one of seven specialisms to build on your interests and develop the skills you need for a fulfilling career.

BSc Computer Science distance learning

To be eligible, you must satisfy the following:

  • You have submitted a completed application to study the BSc Computer Science programme (via any specialism).
  • You meet the direct entry route requirements for the BSc Computer Science programme (not available for performance based admission).
  • Reside in one of the following countried in South East Asia (Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand or Vietnam)
  • Demonstrate financial need.
  • Be able to cover the remaining costs of the programme.

Please note: Students already registered with the University of London cannot apply for this scholarship.

  • Submit an application for your chosen degree via its course page.
  • Upload your completed scholarship form under 'Scholarship Form'.

Only completed applications will be considered.

Scholarship deadline

Monday 8 July 2019. Any applications received after this date will not be considered.

The Durai and Yolande Scholarship will cover fees payable to the University of London up to the value of £7,500.

It does not cover the examination centre costs or any other costs not directly payable to the University (such as the purchase of additional materials or electronic equipment).

Applicants must ensure they can cover such costs from other financial sources.

As a scholarship holder, you are required to write a short report each year outlining the impact of your study and research.

We may wish to use the report in website features or promotional activities (and will seek your permission beforehand).

You must also follow the standards expected of University of London students.

We reserve the right to withdraw your scholarship if you do not comply with these terms.