Scholarships and loans

There are a number of ways you can finance your study alongside living expenses whilst as Cass. There are a number of different options available to you including loans for tuition fees and for living costs, as well as grants and bursaries.

There are a variety of funding options for all levels of study, including loans, grants and undergraduate scholarships Find out more about funding and financing your time at City here.

2020 scholarships are outlined below with further information:

Scholarships

The Business School International Scholarship 2020 (Formerly Cass)

The Business School International Scholarship is awarding £2000 towards Year 1 tuition fees for international students paying overseas fees and starting a Business School undergraduate course in September 2020, subject to confirmation of your eligibility.

The scholarship is for students who achieve outstanding grades in the international qualifications accepted by the Business School and who exceed the requirements of their offer.

The Business School International students with A Level or International Baccalaureate are not eligible for the Business School International Scholarship, but can apply for the President’s International Scholarship.

The Business School EU students are not eligible for the Business School International Scholarship, but have the opportunity to apply for the Global Leaders Scholarship.

Eligibility

To qualify for the Business School International Scholarship in 2020/21, you must:

  • be an overseas student (i.e. from outside the UK/EU and paying the overseas fee)
  • be applying for your first year of undergraduate study in 2020/21
  • make City’s (Business School) undergraduate offer your firm choice
  • exceed your offer requirements

Selection and further details

Awards will be made on the basis of academic merit and your final obtained grades. To find out the specific criteria for your qualification, please contact the Admissions team at cassug@city.ac.uk.

The scholarship is worth £2000 for Year 1 only.

Application and deadline

All Business School offer holders will be sent an email invitation days after receiving an offer. Once you receive your email invitation you will need to apply to qualify for the scholarship. Registration must be submitted by 30 September 2020 in order to be considered for the scholarship. Please note that if you have not registered for the scholarship by 30 September 2020 we will not be able to consider your application.

By applying for this scholarship you confirm that you have read and agreed to the terms and conditions and eligibility criteria.

All applicants will be notified of the results of their application once a decision is made by November 2020.

Payment

If your application is successful, the £2000 will be subtracted from your January 2021 tuition fee instalment.

President's International Scholarship

City offered scholarships of £2000 each year towards tuition fees to international students starting an undergraduate course at City in September 2020.

The scholarship is aimed at students who achieve exceptional grades at 'A' level or International Baccalaureate.

Selection and further details

Eligible applicants will be contacted directly with an invitation to register for the scholarship. If you believe you should have received an email or have deleted or lost your email invitation, please contact the Admissions team, by completing the form, and choosing Scholarships in the enquiry category.

Registrations for 2020 entry must be submitted by 30th September 2020 in order to be considered for the scholarship. Please note that if you have not registered for the scholarship by 30th September 2020 we will not be able to consider your application. By applying for this scholarship, you confirm that you have read and agreed to the terms and conditions of the scholarship as set out in the tabs below.

Find out more about the President's International Scholarship

The Lord Mayor of London Scholarships for Academic Excellence

If you are starting an undergraduate course at City in September 2020 a scholarship of £2,000 is available for your first year, subject to confirmation of your qualifications being eligible.

Selection and further details

To qualify for The Lord Mayor of London Scholarship for Academic Excellence in 2020/21, you must:

  • be a student from the UK or European Union (EU);
  • be in your first year of undergraduate study in 2020/21;
  • achieve 'A' Level grades of AAA (or equivalents in other eligible qualifications);
  • make City your Firm choice (CF or UF) or be placed through Clearing.

More information about the Lord Mayor's Scholarships for Academic Excellence

Global Leaders Scholarship

City are offering a scholarship of £1000 to outstanding International and EU students starting an undergraduate course at City in September 2020 who are taking further education qualifications in their home education systems.

Selection and further details

To be eligible for a Global Leaders Scholarship, you must:

  • Be an EU or international student with your home country's equivalent to 'A' levels (for example French Baccalaureate, Italian Maturita or US High School Diploma)
  • International students undertaking a recognised international foundation programme
  • Be applying for your first year of undergraduate study in 2020/21
  • Achieve the grades set out in the terms of your offer from City

Please note: This scholarship is not eligible to International (non UK/EU) students with overseas fee status from Cass Business School.

Find out more about the Global Leaders Scholarship

The Sekforde Scholarships

Sekforde Pubs is offering five students a scholarship worth £12,000 to those who demonstrate outstanding academic ability. This scholarship requires the recipients to have a desire and ability to create a fairer and more sustainable world.

Your application must include:

  • A personal statement with name, address, email address and mobile telephone number.
  • Your Curriculum Vitae
  • A closed academic reference (not seen by applicant)
  • A closed personal reference (not seen by applicant)

Applications must be sent or delivered by hand to the Trustees of The Sekforde House Trust Limited by Tuesday, 14th September 2020.

Address:

The Sekforde House Trust Limited
34 Sekforde Street,
London,
EC1R 0HA

Interviews will be held on Monday, 21st September 2020.

Loans

Future Finance Loans

Future Finance offers students loans of between £2,000 and £40,000 to help cover tuition fees and living expenses. All students and courses are considered. All loans are subject to credit checks and approval for further details please visit the Future Finance website.