Aziz Foundation / Imperial Living Planet (MSc)

Scholarship overview

  • Degree level

    Postgraduate taught

  • Value

    Full tuition fees at Home rate

  • Number of awards


  • Academic year


  • Tuition fee status


  • Mode of study

    Full time

  • Available to

    Prospective students

  • Application deadline

    01/06/2024 Closed

  • Additional information

    Scholarship page

  • Available to applicants in the following departments

    • Life Sciences

Eligibility criteria

The scholarship offers a unique opportunity for an exceptional Muslim student active in British Muslim communities and keen to build bridges with all parts of British society. The student will have the commitment and intelligence to support and represent Muslim communities in wider society, as well as the credibility to bring and explain new learning experiences back to the community, and will thus create mutual understanding between Muslims and others and contribute to the creation of a more cohesive society.

The scholarship will cover the full home tuition fee.

Applicants should meet the following requirements:

  • Have submitted a complete application to the MSc Living Planet programme.
  • Be active within your local and/or faith community and demonstrate a desire to develop intellectual skills within a multi-faith/secular environment.
  • Be able to demonstrate long-term commitment to community/societal development and good relations work through public leadership.
  • Be Zakat eligible/in financial need and therefore cannot cover the costs of tuition.
  • Have an excellent understanding of the ecology industry and how to progress within it, with relevant, prior experience and/or achievements in the field.
  • Have knowledge of how the programme will enable you to generate social impact.
  • Be a UK national and eligible for Home fee status at the University.

Please note: This scholarship is not available to continuing students.

Course specific information

MSc Living Planet Computational Methods in Ecology and Evolution

MSc Living Planet Ecological Applications

MSc Living Planet Ecology, Evolution and Conservation

Application process

Submit a statement of no more than 1,000 words setting out how you meet the criteria above, addressing also how you hope to use this scholarship for your future work. Please submit the statement to as soon as possible. Deadline is 1st June 2024. Remember to include your full name and your CID in your email.

Additional information


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