BURSARY OPTIONS

ARMY UNDERGRADUATE BURSARY - STANDARD (AUBS)

We award up to 150 AUBS each year, £6,000 typically paid to students throughout your course (£7,000 for four-year degrees). The amount you are paid annually depends on the year of study you apply for the bursary.

  • Apply in first year of university, £2,000 per year for three years
  • Apply in second year of university, £3,000 per year for two years
  • Apply in third year of university, £6,000 lump sum payment
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    ARMY UNDERGRADUATE BURSARY - ENHANCED (AUBE)

    The AUBE is open to the best performing candidates. If you have achieved a minimum of ABB at A-Level, and are on course for a 2:1 degree or higher - and can demonstrate the expected qualities of a potential officer - you could receive a bursary of up to £24,000, with up to £18,000 paid throughout your course, and £6,000 paid after commissioning as an officer.

    The amount you are paid annually depends on the year of study you apply for the bursary.

  • Apply in first year of university, up to £6,000 per year for three years, plus £6,000 on commissioning
  • Apply in second year of university, up to £9,000 per year for two years, plus £6,000 on commissioning
  • Apply in third year of university, up to £9,000
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    ARMY UNDERGRADUATE BURSARY - TECHNICAL (AUBT)

    The AUBT is open to anyone who wants to join one of the four technical Corps (Royal Engineers, Royal Signals, Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers or Royal Logistic Corps), and are studying, or applying to, an Army-endorsed engineering or science degree.

    The total financial value of each award is £16,000, which is divided between your remaining years of study. For those awarded the bursary in their final year, they will receive one payment of £16,000.

    DEFENCE TECHNICAL UNDERGRADUATE SCHEME (DTUS)

    The DTUS bursary is open to Welbeck Defence Sixth Form College students that plan to continue their studies at a DTUS partner university. The bursary awarded is typically to the value of £12,000, paid equally over three years, with a fourth payment available for those that want to study a Masters.

    PROFESSIONALLY QUALIFIED OFFICER (PQO) BURSARY

    PQO bursaries are available to potential Medical, Dental, Veterinary, Nursing and Allied Health Professional Officers. The maximum award is £75,000, paid in instalments during your final three years of study, with another lump sum paid on successful completion of military training.

    In order to be eligible for the PQO Bursary you must be within three years of finishing your course, and you are required to complete a minimum of four years' service upon commissioning.

    WHO CAN APPLY?

    • You'll need to have or be predicted to achieve at least 72 UCAS points, and be capable of getting at least a 2:2 degree.
    • You must have passed officer selection.
    • Scholars will automatically be eligible for a standard bursary.

    Applicants for all Army bursaries must meet the basic officer eligibility requirements, have passed Army Officer Selection and apply before the December of their final year of study.

     

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    HOW TO APPLY?

    You should apply online as an officer, and talk to your Candidate Support Manager as soon as you can about applying for a bursary.

    You can find out whether you can join with our can I join quick check.

     

    READY TO APPLY?

    Step 1: Register for an account

    Step 2: Fill out the online application form

    This should only take a few minutes.

    Once you've applied, you'll be interviewed by your local Recruiter, and then when you're ready you'll be booked in to officer selection at Westbury.

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