1 Program of Study
MEd TESOL Programme offered at Participating Institutions.
To apply for a Hornby Scholarship, please ensure that you meet the following criteria:
- You must reside in and work in a low or middle-income country listed in the OECD DAC list.
- You should have a minimum of three years of full-time TESOL teaching or related professional experience after completing your first degree.
- You must possess an undergraduate degree (with grades equivalent to UK upper second class honours or higher) or a relevant postgraduate degree.
- English proficiency of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent, with no section below 6.0, is required for the scholarship.
Note: Before applying for a Hornby Scholarship, you must first submit a postgraduate application to the University of Exeter for the MEd TESOL program. Upon receiving your Exeter application, you will be provided with an Exeter student number. This student number must be included in your scholarship application.
3 Target Countries
Students and applicants from low and middle-income countries.
4 Host Institution
University of Exeter in the United Kingdom.
5 Scholarship Value
Ten recipients of the scholarship will receive a complete waiver of tuition fees along with a monthly stipend to cover their accommodation, living expenses, and travel costs to Exeter. The is only for a year.
6 Application Instruction
Please ensure that you first fill out the University of Exeter application form for admission to the MEd TESOL program. After receiving your Exeter student number, proceed to complete the Hornby Scholarship application form available here.
Your Exeter student number will be required for submitting your scholarship application. During the second stage of the Hornby Scholarship application, you will be prompted to provide your responses to some questions.
The closing date for the Scholarship is on 12th April 2023.
8 Scholarship Link
For more information about the Scholarship, visit the Official Website.