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Member institution alumni bursary

Member Institution Alumni bursaries are available if you have studied at one of the following University of London member institutions: City, Goldsmiths or Queen Mary.

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If you've completed a degree at City, Goldsmiths or Queen Mary, University of London you can apply for a Member Institution Alumni Bursary.

City, University of London Member Institution Alumni Bursary

New registrants who have previously studied and received a degree from City, University of London (including Cass Business School) are eligible for a 10% bursary on their module fees (pay-as-you-go) or full course fee towards the MSc Supply Chain Management and Global Logistics programme and related awards.

Please note, if you wish to apply for the bursary, on your application form you will need to either upload appropriate documentation showing your City alumni status or provide us with details of your study at City, University of London so that we can verify with the Alumni office.

Goldsmiths, University of London Member Institution Alumni Bursary

New registrants who have previously studied and received a degree from Goldsmiths, University of London are eligible for a 10% bursary on their module fees (pay-as-you-go) or full course fee towards the MSc Data Science programme and related awards.

Please note, if you wish to apply for the bursary, on your application form you will need to either upload appropriate documentation showing your Goldsmiths, University of London alumni status or provide details of your study at Goldsmiths, University of London so that we can verify with the Alumni office.

Queen Mary, University of London Member Institution Alumni Bursary

New registrants who have previously studied and received a degree from Queen Mary, University of London are eligible for a 20% bursary on their module fees (pay-as-you-go) or full course fee towards the Global MBA programmes and related awards.

Please note, if you wish to apply for the bursary, on your application form, you will need to either upload appropriate documentation showing your Queen Mary, University of London alumni status or provide details of your study at Queen Mary, University of London so that we can verify with the Alumni office.

Member institution alumni bursaries: further information

To receive the Member Institution alumni bursary:

  1. You can select this bursary in the ‘Scholarships and bursaries’ section of the online application form.
  2. Once you reach the document upload section, attach a verified copy of your degree certificate.

Or

If you wish to apply for the bursary after you have submitted your application for the programme you can do so via our online enquiry system. Please ensure to provide your student number.

Notes:

  • You will not be considered for the bursary until you have received an offer for the applicable programme.
  • This bursary is not available to currently registered students.
  • When you are approved for the bursary you will be sent a bursary code to use during registration. If you proceed to register before you have received the bursary code, you will no longer be eligible for the bursary.

By accepting the bursary, you understand and agree to the terms and conditions below.

Member Institution Alumni Bursary Agreement

The following Agreement terms apply to the award of your Member Institution Alumni Bursary.

In this Agreement, “I” refers to the student and “University” refers to the University of London, together the “parties”.

In this agreement, the term Member Institution means one of the following:

City, University of London; Goldsmiths, University of London; or Queen Mary University of London.

I understand and agree that:

  1. To be eligible for a Member Institution Alumni Bursary, I must have successfully completed a degree with City, University of London (bursary available for the MSc Supply Chain Management and Global logistics programme only), Goldsmiths, University of London (bursary available for the MSc Data Science and BSc Computer Science programmes only) and Queen Mary University of London (bursary available for the Global MBA only) and I must be qualified as a graduate by the University.

  2. The Member Institution Alumni Bursary can be applied against registration, examination entry fees, resit fees for undergraduate courses and module fees. It cannot be applied to application fees, recognition of prior learning fees, module continuation fees, extension of registration fees,  examination rechecks, examination resit fees for postgraduate courses, or fees charged by third parties such as Recognised Teaching Centres and examination centre fees.

  3. The Member Institution Alumni Bursary will be applied to the applicable fees upon registration, with use of a bursary code.

  4. Member Institution Alumni Bursaries may be awarded in addition to other scholarships and funding offered by third parties, but cannot be combined with other University of London awards.

  5. Member Institution Alumni Bursaries may be reviewed by the University on an annual basis and cannot be transferred to another individual.

  6. Students awarded a Member Institution Alumni Bursary who subsequently withdraw from their course of study may not apply for the Member Institution Alumni Bursary again. In the event you withdraw from the course, the University reserves the right to require that you repay a portion of the Member Institution Alumni Bursary.

  7. If I take a break from my studies, I will remain eligible for the Member Institution Alumni Bursary provided that I complete a degree in the permitted timescales and pay any relevant fees.

  8. The Member Institution Alumni Bursary is only valid for studies that begin (for master's and bachelor’s degrees) in, or after, the 2018/19 academic year. The Member Institution Alumni Bursary cannot be retrospectively applied to studies before these periods.

  9. I must apply for the Member Institution Alumni Bursary before I complete registration (initial registration or registering for additional modules). If I register and pay before receiving and using the Member Institution Alumni Bursary then the full fee will apply. Refunds will not be given for the Member Institution Alumni Bursary where requests are made after my payment has been received.

  10. If I am studying more than one degree concurrently, then, subject to programme director approval, the Member Institution Alumni Bursary may be applied to both degrees.

  11. The University reserves the right to terminate the Member Institution Alumni Bursary if I am found to have omitted key information or have provided untrue, inaccurate, incomplete or fraudulent information on my Member Institution Alumni Bursary application form or in any additional information provided to the University and used in the determination of the award of the Member Institution Alumni Bursary.

  12. I agree to abide by the rules and regulations of the University of London and the rules and regulations of the relevant Member Institution. If I do not abide by these rules and regulations, or if I do not meet the requirements (including the academic requirements) to continue or complete my course, the University reserves the right to withdraw the Member Institution Alumni Bursary with immediate effect.

  13. I undertake to use my best efforts to fulfil the academic requirements of my course.

  14. As part of the Member Institution Alumni Bursary award, the University may ask me to participate in marketing related activities and/or events to promote and share my experiences of the Member Institution Alumni Bursary. Examples of typical activities and/or events may include participating in an interview, providing a profile for our website or prospectus or attending an open day or induction event. If I participate in such activities and/or events, I agree for the University to use any material resulting from such activities and/or events for the purposes of publicity material and/or for the education of other students, whether electronically or in print. I furthermore release and discharge the University and its agents, representatives and assignees from any and all claims and demands arising out of or in connection with the use of the publicity material, including without limitation any and all claims for invasion of privacy and defamation. Additionally, I agree that the copyright of any publicity material shall be wholly vested in the University and I hereby assign to the University any and all rights which I have in the publicity material.

  15. By entering into this Agreement, I am giving the University the right to hold and process my personal data including some sensitive personal data. The University will process my personal data (including any personal data provided as part of my participation in a marketing related activity and/or event under clause 14 in accordance with the UK Data Protection legislation and the University’s Data Protection Policy. The University will only share data with third parties in accordance with its Data Protection Policy and the University will remain the data controller of my data.

  16. The Data Protection Policy is applicable from the time of accepting this Agreement and can be read in full here: https://london.ac.uk/about-us/how-university-run/policies/data-protection-policy.

  17. The University of London and the relevant Member Institutions are separate legal entities. In accepting the Member Institution Alumni Bursary I have agreed to the sharing of my personal data between the University and a Member Institution (where relevant) for the purposes of the management of my Member Institution Alumni Bursary.

  18. Each of the clauses of this Agreement operates separately. If a clause or any part of a clause is or becomes invalid, illegal or unenforceable, it shall be deemed deleted, but that shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the rest of this Agreement which shall remain in full force and effect.

  19. This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between me and the University in relation to the Member Institution Alumni Bursary. All previous agreements, arrangements and understandings between us relating to the Member Institution Alumni Bursary, whether written or oral, shall have no legal effect unless expressly set out in this Agreement.

  20. If the University fails to insist that I perform any of my obligations under this Agreement, or if the University does not enforce its rights against me, or if the University delays in doing so, that will not mean that the University has waived its rights against me and that will not mean that I do not have to comply with those obligations. If the University waives a default by me, the University will only do so in writing, and that will not mean that it will automatically waive any later default by me.

  21. These are the terms of the Agreement between me and the University. No other person shall have any rights to enforce any of the terms of this Agreement.

This Agreement, and any matters arising out of or in relation to the Agreement, are governed and construed in accordance with English law. The parties agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts to settle any dispute or claim arising out of or in relation to the Agreement.

Who qualifies for the award of a Member Institution Alumni Bursary?

To be eligible for an alumni bursary, you must have successfully completed a bachelor's or master's degree with one of the following Institutions City, University of London; Goldsmiths, University of London; or Queen Mary University of London. If you were awarded a Graduate Diploma, this does not make you eligible for the alumni bursary.

Which fees are eligible for a discount by applying the Member Institution Alumni Bursary?

Fees qualifying for a discount are as follows: registration and continuing registration fees, undergraduate exam entry fees, undergraduate examination resit fees, and module fees. For the BSc Computer Science course, the module continuation fees are covered by the Member Institution Alumni Bursary.

The discount does not apply to the following: application fees, recognition of prior learning fees, module continuation fees for postgraduate courses, registration extension fees, postgraduate examination resit fees, examination rechecks, and fees that are charged by third parties, such as local teaching support or for local exam centres.

Can the Member Institution Alumni Bursary be applied retrospectively?

No. The bursary is only valid for studies that begin, for master’s and bachelor’s degrees, in/after the 2019 academic year.

The Member Institution Alumni Bursary cannot be retrospectively applied to studies before these periods. Please make sure that you receive your bursary code before making any payments. No refunds will be issued if you have a code and have not applied it or if you request a code after paying.

I qualify for the Member Institution Alumni Bursary but would like to pass it on to a family member. Is this possible?

No, the Member Institution Alumni Bursary can only be used by the relevant University of London graduate.

Can my Member Institution Alumni Bursary be used against fees charged by a teaching centre?

No, the Member Institution Alumni Bursary applies only to course-related fees charged directly by the University (see above).

Can the Member Institution Alumni Bursary be applied to full course fees as well as modules taken on a pay-as-you-go basis?

Yes, certainly, the Member Institution Alumni Bursary can be applied to both the full course fees and the pay-as-you-go model.

Will I need a new bursary code each year?

No, you will not need a new code each year, where you remain on the same course. Your code will work for the duration of your course and is subject specific. If you move onto another course you will need to request a new bursary code.

What must I provide to prove my eligibility?

Your full name, student number, degree and year awarded will be sufficient for us to confirm your qualification documentation.  

Can the Member Institution Alumni Bursary be redeemed through on-campus programmes?

No, the Member Institution Alumni Bursary applies only to University of London degrees offered via distance learning.

Can I use my Member Institution Alumni Bursary against my Application Fee?

No, the discount does not apply to the following: application fees, recognition of prior learning fees, module continuation fees for postgraduate courses, registration extension fees, postgraduate examination resit fees, examination rechecks, and fees that are charged by third parties, such as local teaching support or for local exam centres.

How do I obtain my bursary code?

Please fill in the ‘Scholarships and bursaries’ section of the online form once you have received your offer letter to study a new course. Please do not start your registration or pay until you have received your bursary code.

Are there any other Scholarships or Bursaries available to Member Institution alumni?

Yes there are, find out more in Scholarships and Bursaries.