British Council IELTS Prize 2017/18

The Prize is awarded to high-calibre individuals with the motivation to develop their career, and who demonstrate the potential to contribute to society what they have gained from their undergraduate or postgraduate study experience.

The IELTS Prize enables students to study any chosen course in an undergraduate or postgraduate programme of a higher education institution that accepts IELTS as part of its admission requirements. Please note, this Prize is for applicants who aim at starting their placement in academic year 2018/19.

Regional Prizes

  1. Grand Prize: First year of tuition fee up to GBP 40,000 *
  2. Second Prize: GBP 10,000
  3. Third Prize: GBP 5,000

* Actual amount depends on the university’s first year tuition fee of the winner

Local Prizes

  • Three prizes: GBP 2,000 each

Towards the application deadline, the IELTS Prize online application system may be overloaded due to large volume of applications. To ensure timely submission of applications, applicants are advised to submit their applications online at their earliest convenience.

Full applications with the completed application form and required documents must be submitted to the British Council on this portal by 6 p.m. local time on 30 April 2018. No applications will be considered after the deadline.



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