University of Sussex, UK is offering a £3,000 Draper Scholarship opportunity to applicants applying to study a course in the Department of Law, commencing in September 2022. Applicants will be assessed on their experience, achievement, and ambition.
Falmer, East Sussex, England is home to the University of Sussex, a public research university. The area mainly lies within Brighton and Hove city limits but extends into the Lewes District on its eastern edge. The large campus is surrounded by the South Downs National Park and is around 5.5 kilometers (3.4 mi) from central Brighton.
In August 1961, the university was granted its Royal Charter, the first of the plate-glass generation of universities. It was also a founding member of the 1994 Group of research-intensive universities.
A third of its students are enrolled in postgraduate programs, and a third of its staff are from outside the United Kingdom. Sussex is home to nearly 20,000 students, one-third of whom are foreign students, and more than 1,000 academics, representing over 140 different nationalities.
For 2019–20, the institution had an income of £319.6 million and an expenditure of $282 million.
Among its faculty are five Nobel Prize winners, 15 Fellows of the Royal Society, ten Fellows of the British Academy, 24 Fellows of the Academy of Social Sciences, and a winner of the Crafoord Prize.
In 2011, many of its faculty members had also received the Royal Society of Literature Prize, the Order of the British Empire, and the Bancroft Prize. Among its alumni are heads of state, diplomats, politicians, scientists, and activists
Eligibility criteria for the Draper Scholarships
- Applicants must be admitted into one of the eligible master programs.
- Applicants must at least have an upper second-class (2:1) or lower second-class (2:2) undergraduate honors degree (or equivalent) depending on the course they are applying for.
- Applicants must submit scores of the following English language proficiency tests:
- IELTS – 6.5
- TOEFL IBT – 88
- PTE – 62
- Duolingo – 115
- CAE – 176
- CPE – 176
Draper Scholarships Summary
Eligible Countries: All Countries
Value of Award: £3,000
Number of Awards: 3
Application Deadline: 1st July 2022
Field of Studies:
Criminal Law and Criminal Justice LLM,
Information Technology and Intellectual Property Law LLM,
International Commercial Law LLM, International Financial Law LLM,
International Human Rights Law LLM, International Law LLM, Law LLM,
or Law MA program offered at Sussex can be applied for.
Method of Application: