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Shiga University tuition fee discount

2019-20 entry

If you’re an international student studying at the Shiga University in Japan, you could be eligible for a 20% tuition fee discount for your year of study at the University of Essex.


You must meet all of the following conditions.

  • be classified as an international student for fee purposes
  • be entirely self-funding your studies
  • be studying at the Shiga University in Japan specified in the link/partnership agreement between the University of Essex and Shiga University
  • meet our standard conditional offer (admission through a 1+1 Dual Award link agreement)
  • be applying for the MSc Data Science course for 2019-20 entry

Full details

  • 2019-20

    Shiga University tuition fee discount terms and conditions

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    Please read the full terms and conditions before applying for or accepting a scholarship or bursary. They contain important information about eligibility, how you'll receive your funding and whether this award can be combined with others or not.

If you're a current student looking for information about an award you received, see our terms and conditions for previous years.

How to apply

If you meet all the eligibility criteria you will automatically be considered for this award. You don't need to complete an application form.

The University of Essex will assess your eligibility based on the academic transcripts and certificates that you submit with your application for your place at the University of Essex.