Scholarships and Student Funding

Other Funding

Information of external funding opportunities available to prospective postgraduate international students.

Asylum Seeker Scholarship

The University will offer 4 awards for entry into academic year 2023-2024. The award offers tuition fee and living cost support to those most in need who are seeking asylum.

Canadian Centennial Scholarship Fund

The Trustees of the Canadian Centennial Scholarship Fund (CCSF) are pleased to announce the availability of funds for awards worth £5,000 to Canadian students for the academic year commencing in September 2022.

Chevening Scholarships

Chevening scholarships are the UK government's global scholarship programme, funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and partner organisations.

Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan (CSFP)

The Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the United Kingdom (CSC) is responsible for managing Britain’s contribution to the Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan (CSFP).

Commonwealth Shared Scholarship Scheme

The University of Edinburgh has three Commonwealth Shared Scholarships to offer for the 2024-2025 academic year.

Edinburgh Doctoral College Scholarships

The University will offer PhD scholarships for students starting their PhD research at the University in the 2024-2025 academic session.

Scotland's Saltire Scholarships

The Scottish Government, in partnership with Scottish Higher Education institutions, is offering a number of scholarships for postgraduate one year Masters study in any subject offered by the University.

Health Data Research UK

Health Data Research UK in partnership with the Alan Turing Institute are offering studentships on PhD programmes in Health Data Science commencing in September 2021.

ScottishPower Scholarships

ScottishPower will provide scholarships for the 2023-2024 academic year for postgraduate studies at universities in the United Kingdom.