Undergraduate Scholarships and Loans

The Kent Scholarship for Academic Excellence 2014

Scholarship details

Value

This scholarship is worth £2,000 a year, renewable on an annual basis (subject to good academic progress). It may be held in conjunction with a University bursary.

Who is eligible

The scholarship will be awarded to UK, EU and Overseas applicants to the University of Kent that meet all the criteria below:

  • are entering the first year (Stage 1) of undergraduate degree study at the University of Kent’s Canterbury or Medway campus from September 2014,
  • has achieved the required grades for at least one of the qualifications specified below,
  • has not attained any qualification higher than those listed below (i.e. does not already hold an undergraduate degree),
  • has satisfied conditions of entry to the University of Kent.

How to apply

There is no separate application form to complete. If you have applied to the University of Kent and have attained the necessary grades, your scholarship will be confirmed by email in September 2014.

Qualification

Grades required

A levels

AAA / A*A*A* / A*A*A / A*AA / A*A*B / A*AB / A*A*C

International Baccalaureate

35 points or more, including a minimum of 15 points for Higher Level subjects

Access to HE Diploma

Overall Pass - must include 45 Level 3 credits at 'Distinction'

Cambridge Pre-U

D3,D3,D3 / D2,D2,M2 / D2,D3,M2 / D2,D2,M3

Scottish Highers

A, A, A, A, A / A, A, A, A, B / A, A, A, B, B

Irish Leaving Certificate

A1, A1, A1, A1

BTEC National Extended Diploma (QCF)

Distinction*, Distinction*, Distinction* (D*D*D*)
Distinction*, Distinction*, Distinction (D*D*D)
Distinction*, Distinction, Distinction (D*DD)
Distinction, Distinction, Distinction (DDD)

Two A levels + one BTEC National Subsidiary Diploma (QCF)

A*, A*, Distinction * (A*A*D*)
A*, A, Distinction* (A*AD*)
A, A, Distinction* (AAD*)
A, A, Distinction (AAD)

BTEC National Diploma (QCF) + One A level

Distinction*, Distinction*, A* (D*D*A*)
Distinction*, Distinction, A* (D*D A*)
Distinction, Distinction, A*(DDA*)
Distinction, Distinction, A (DDA)

One A level + two BTEC Subsidiary Awards (QCF)

A*, Distinction*, Distinction* (A*D*D*)
A, Distinction*, Distinction (AD*D)
A, Distinction, Distinction (ADD)

One A level + two OCR National Certificates

A*, Distinction, Distinction (A*DD)
A, Distinction, Distinction (ADD)

Two A levels + one OCR National Certificate

A*, A*, Distinction (A*A*D)
A, A*, Distinction (AA*D)
A, A, Distinction (AAD)

BTEC National Qualification: Two 90 Credit Diplomas (QCF)

Distinction*, Distinction*, Distinction*, Distinction* (D*D*D*D*)
Distinction*, Distinction*, Distinction*, Distinction (D*D*D*D)
Distinction*, Distinction*, Distinction, Distinction (D*D*DD)
Distinction*, Distinction, Distinction, Distinction (D*DDD)
Distinction, Distinction, Distinction, Distinction (DDDD)

BTEC National Qualification:  One 90 Credit Diploma (QCF) + One Subsidiary Certificate (NQF)

Distinction*, Distinction*, Distinction*, Distinction* (D*D*D*D*)
Distinction*, Distinction*, Distinction*, Distinction (D*D*D*D)
Distinction*, Distinction*, Distinction, Distinction (D*D*DD)
Distinction*, Distinction, Distinction, Distinction (D*DDD)
Distinction, Distinction, Distinction, Distinction (DDDD)

BTEC National Qualification: One Diploma (QCF) + One Subsidiary Diploma (QCF)

Distinction*, Distinction*, Distinction* (D*D*D*)
Distinction*, Distinction*, Distinction (D*D*D)
Distinction*, Distinction, Distinction (D*DD)
Distinction, Distinction, Distinction (DDD)

BTEC National Qualification: Three Subsidiary Diplomas (QCF)

Distinction*, Distinction*, Distinction* (D*D*D*)
Distinction*, Distinction*, Distinction (D*D*D)
Distinction*, Distinction, Distinction (D*DD)
Distinction, Distinction, Distinction (DDD)

BTEC National Qualification: One Certificate (NQF) + One Award (QCF)

Distinction, Distinction, Distinction (DDD)

BTEC National Qualification: Three Awards (NQF)

Distinction, Distinction, Distinction (DDD)

BTEC National Qualification: One Diploma (NQF)

Distinction, Distinction, Distinction (DDD)

 

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Last Updated: 19/06/2014