There are multiple options for financial support for international students who wish to study in UK. Scholarships mainly depend on the course and the university one opts to go for. The details can be found here – Scholarships in UK.
In addition, the British Council manages or administers aspects of a number of scholarship and funding schemes. Euraxess UK (open to all countries), Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan (only for Commonwealth countries), Charles Wallace India Trust Scholarships (only India), and few more, but they are country specific.
Here are a few global schemes you may want to have a look at:
- Chevening UK government scholarships
- Erasmus Scholarships
- Royal Society grants