The Gurkha Personnel Bursary provides £1,000 per year to students who served, or have parents who served, in Gurkha military units within the British Army.

This bursary is available to undergraduate and postgraduate students, either full-time or part-time, who pay fees at the international rate.

You or a parent will have a record of service in the Brigade of Gurkhas.

Am I eligible?

You will need to meet the following criteria to be eligible for the Gurkha Personnel Bursary:

  • You are an undergraduate or postgraduate student at any of our three campuses or Partner Colleges, where your tuition fees are paid directly to the University of Greenwich (not the Medway School of Pharmacy).
  • You are assessed as paying tuition fees at the international rate.
  • You serve, have served, or have a parent who served, in the Brigade of Gurkhas

How to apply

To apply, please email with the following:

  • Evidence of your or your family member's Brigade of Gurkha service record.
  • If relying on a parent's service record, evidence of parental relationship.


If you would like further details about this bursary, please contact:

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