Research Councils offer awards to Master's programme and/or MPhil/PhD students in most of the University's Schools.
Arts and Humanities Research Council
The University of Edinburgh is now part of a consortium of 8 Universities which have been awarded funding from the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) to support postgraduate studentships and training in the Arts and Humanities in Scotland.
Economic and Social Research Council
The University of Edinburgh is a member institution of the Scotland-wide Doctoral Training Centre (DTC) which is funded and accredited by the Social and Economic Research Council (ESRC).
Medical Research Council
The Medical Research Council (MRC) offers studentships within biomedical or related biological subjects.