The degree courses listed below are not eligible for the means-tested HSBC Scholarship.

Please note however, if you are studying these degree courses we will still consider you for the other undergraduate means-tested scholarships if you meet the eligibility criteria and submit an application by the relevant deadline.

Please remember that, to be considered for an HSBC Scholarship, applicants need to meet the means-tested scholarship eligibility criteria and achieve a minimum of two A grades and a B grade at A Level (excluding General Studies and Critical Thinking) or the equivalent in alternative qualifications at a comparable level. Predicted grades will be provisionally accepted for students who have not yet received final results, though you must go on to achieve at least AAB. All final exams must be taken in the same academic year.

Ineligible degree courses (HSBC Scholarships):

  • BA Music
  • BA Music and Music Psychology
  • BA Music with Enterprise
  • BA English and Music
  • BA French and Music
  • BA German and Music
  • BA History and Music 
  • BA Italian A and Music
  • BA Italian B and Music
  • BSc Mathematics and Music
  • BA Music and Philosophy
  • BA Music and Spanish
  • BA Music and Theology and Religious Studies
  • Sport and Exercise Sciences (UG and Integrated Masters)
  • Sports Science and Physiology (UG and Integrated Masters)
  • BSc Sports Science in Relation to Medicine
  • BA (Hons) Theatre and Performance
  • BA (Hons) Arabic and Theatre and Performance
  • BA (Hons) French and Theatre and Performance
  • BA (Hons) German and Theatre and Performance
  • BA (Hons) Italian A and Theatre and Performance
  • BA (Hons) Italian B and Theatre and Performance
  • BA (Hons) Portuguese and Theatre and Performance
  • BA (Hons) Russian A and Theatre and Performance
  • BA (Hons) Russian B and Theatre and Performance
  • BA (Hons) Spanish and Theatre and Performance
  • BA (Hons) Thai Studies and Theatre and Performance
  • BA (Hons) Chinese and Theatre and Performance
  • BA Hons Communication and Media
  • BA Cultural and Media Studies
  • BA English Literature and Theatre Studies
  • BA Film Studies and French
  • BA Film Studies and Spanish
  • BA Film Studies and German
  • BA Film Studies and Italian A
  • BA Film Studies and Italian B
  • BA Film Studies and Japanese
  • BA Film Studies and Portuguese
  • BA Film Studies and Russian A
  • BA Film Studies and Russian B
  • BA Film Studies and Thai Studies
  • BA Chinese and Film Studies
  • BA English and Film Studies
  • BA Arabic and Film Studies
  • Music, Multimedia and Electronics BSc
  • BA Digital Media
  • BA Film, Photography and Media
  • BA Fine Art
  • BA Fine Art with Contemporary Cultural Theory
  • BA Fine Art with History of Art
  • BA Fine Art with Museum and Gallery Studies
  • BA (Hons) Art and Design
  • BA (Hons) Fashion Design
  • BA (Hons) Textile Design
  • BA (Hons) Fashion Marketing
  • BA (Hons) Fashion Technology
  • BA (Hons) Professional Studies 

Please note: information relating to scholarships does change from time to time. Whilst the University endeavours to keep this information as up to date as possible, it cannot be held liable for any inaccuracies.