Polylang Plus Scholarship Scheme application extended
11 April 2017
The University is offering students the opportunity to develop language skills and obtain overseas experience by funding 100 students on the pilot Polylang Plus Scholarship Scheme.
This scheme is open to all current Level 4 students, however, in the event of there being a large number of applications, priority will be given to students who have no or limited overseas experience. We are looking for applicants who will be good ambassadors for the University, are motivated language learners and are interested in other cultures.
The 2014–15 Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) survey shows that taking a Polylang module at the University of Westminster significantly boosts a graduate’s chance of professional employment, with 85.3% of those embracing the opportunity subsequently entering professional roles.
Polylang Plus will improve your employability by providing you with the opportunity to develop effective communication skills in a professionally and personally.
If you would like to take part in this programme you must complete and submit your online application form by the Friday 23 June.
The Polylang Plus Scholarship Scheme is being offered as part of the Westminster Plus Electives are credit-bearing modules that provide undergraduate students with the chance to expand their professional, intellectual and career skills.
Find out more about the full list of Westminster Plus Electives offered by the University of Westminster in 2017–18.
About the University of Westminster:
The University of Westminster boasts a vibrant learning environment attracting more than 20,000 students from over 150 nations and we continue to invest in our future with new developments, research projects and new ideas.
We offer highly attractive practice-based courses that are independently rated as excellent, many with international recognition. Our distinguished 175-year history has meant we lead the way in many areas of research, particularly politics, media, art and design, architecture and biomedical sciences, and our position in the city of London allows us to continue to build on our close connections with leading figures and organisations in these areas as well as in the worlds of business, information technology, politics and law.
Our commitment to educating graduates for the needs of professional life attracts high quality students from within the UK and around the globe.
Internationalisation, employability and sustainability are key elements in the University of Westminster’s vision for the future and we strive to ensure the very highest standards are met and maintained.