Graduate School

School postgraduate scholarships announced

The School is pleased to invite applications from outstanding candidates for Doctoral (PhD) and Masters (MSc) Scholarships for September 2016 entry. (Published 9 December 2015)

 

School Doctoral Scholarships

Applicants that hold a UK first-class honours degree (or overseas equivalent) in a relevant field and a postgraduate masters degree of a similar calibre may be eligible to apply for one of the School’s Doctoral Scholarships with an annual stipend and EU tuition fees.

The value of the stipend will match that offered by the Research Councils for 2016/17 (this value is still to be determined but was £14,057 in 2015/16). 

Application deadlines

Application to study deadline Monday 4 January 2016
Funding application deadline Friday 8 January 2016

Find out more and apply for a Doctoral Scholarship

School Masters Scholarships

Applicants that hold a UK first-class honours degree (or overseas equivalent) in a relevant field and now seek to advance to postgraduate masters study may be eligible for one of the School’s Masters Scholarships.

The School will offer awards worth up to £7,000 per annum, payable in monthly instalments.

Application deadlines

Application to study deadline Wednesday 3 February 2016
Funding application deadline Monday 8 February 2016

Find out more and apply for a School Masters Scholarship

Apply to study

Applicants who wish to be considered for either award must first have applied to study before applying for funding by the deadlines detailed above.

Other sources of funding

These opportunities supplement a broad range of scholarships, loans and other funding schemes that are available to postgraduate students at the University of Edinburgh.