University of Bradford


This Scholarship is for Graduate Study in any subject at either Masters or Doctoral level at the University of Bradford and will be for up to two years (with a possibility of a third year for doctoral studies). If awarded a Bradford Marshall Scholarship candidates would be expected to study at the University of Bradford.

The following Information has been provided by the University of Bradford.

University of Bradford

The University of Bradford is one of the world’s great technology universities. Our high quality teaching is underpinned by cutting-edge research with practical applications to solve tomorrow’s problems. 96% of our research is ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’ (REF 2014).

The city of Bradford in the North of England is a three hour train journey from London. It is a diverse, vibrant and well-connected city where more than 70 languages are spoken and is one of the UK’s least expensive student cities.

Our courses are taught by inspirational lecturers shaping the very future of industry and are designed with input from global brands like Microsoft, Nissan and Johnson & Johnson. Students have the opportunity to undertake work placements that offer real-world experience, which is reflected in 92% of our 2015 graduates progressing on to work or further study within six months (HESA).

‘Team Bradford’ is our fun and supportive student community that will make your time at Bradford about more than just achieving a degree. We have over 100 sports clubs and societies to get involved in. 

Why study at the University of Bradford?

  • The first UK university to offer a Peace Studies degree and now regarded as the leading global academic centre of excellence for Peace and Conflict Research
  • The Rotary Peace Centre is based here (one of six centres in the world)
  • Ranked first in the world for career progress for our distance learning MBA (FT Online MBA global rankings 2017)
  • Our School of Management holds the prestigious Triple Crown of quality accreditations – an accolade held by 1% of business schools in the world
  • Archaeology is ranked in the top 150 in the world (QS world university rankings 2017)

Subject areas that may be of particular interest to students from the USA are:

  • MSc Human Osteology and Paleopathology
  • MSc Archaeological Sciences
  • MA Peace Studies
  • MA Conflict Resolution
  • MA International Politics and Security Studies
  • MSc Management
  • Distance Learning MBA

For information on all of our Masters and Doctorate level courses please visit the University of Bradford website.

Support for International students

With 22% of the University’s students originating from outside of the UK, the International Office is experienced in understanding the extra support needed by International students. We have been rated as first in the UK for welcome and finance support and second in the UK for ease of registration (International Student Barometer Autumn 2016).

Course information

For more information please read our International and EU Prospectus 2017 and postgraduate course brochures.

How to apply for postgraduate courses

You can apply online for any of our postgraduate courses at any time for entry this academic year or next.

Living in Bradford

Bradford is one of the largest cities in the UK with a population of over half a million people. The city is proud to be home to a diverse range of cultures.

You’ll find an abundance of art, music and theatre on your doorstop, and discover fantastic nightlife at the city’s wide variety of restaurants, venues and clubs. Bradford’s rich Victorian heritage is evident across the city in its beautiful architecture.

Our students live in the heart of the city. Our main campus is a 5-minute walk from Bradford City Park, a multi-award winning public space in the city centre. This outstanding development is host to regular events and is a fantastic place to watch the world go by. It features a 4,000 square-metre mirror pool, spectacular laser light projections and over 100 fountains.

Did you know?

  • Bradford is the first UNESCO City of Film and is home to the National Media Museum.
  • The city has been named Curry Capital of Britain for a record six years in a row.
  • There are more than 40 public parks across the city.
  • The city hosts a dazzling range of street events and international festivals.
  • Bradford was once the capital of the world’s wool trade.
  • Around three-quarters of the Bradford district is green space.

Bradford borders the stunning Yorkshire Dales National Park. It also features popular tourist attractions such as Brontë Country, where famous authors Charlotte and Emily Brontë lived, and the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Saltaire (a complete and well-preserved Victorian industrial village).

Contact us

Tel:  +44 (0) 1274 235954
Twitter @UniofBradford
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