Scholarships and Student Funding

School of Biological Sciences Taught Postgraduate Bursaries

The School of Biological Sciences is offering bursaries for applicants studying eligible masters programmes in the 2020-2021 academic session.

Awards

Each bursary will have a value of £10,000 and is intended to assist with the overseas level of tuition fees.  The bursary is only tenable for one academic year.

Eligibility

Eligible students must be nationals and residents of countries outwith the UK and EU and studying one of the following full-time campus-based programmes:

  • MSc/PgDip Biochemistry
  • MSc/PgDip Biodiversity and Taxonomy of Plants
  • MSc/PgDip Bioinformatics
  • MSc/PgDip Biotechnology
  • MSc/PgDip Drug Discovery and Translational Biology
  • MSc/PgDip Synthetic Biology and Biotechnology
  • MSc/PgDip Systems and Synthetic Biology
  • MSc/PgDip Quantitative Genetics & Genome Analysis (including Animal Breeding & Genetics, Evolutionary Genetics, Human Complex Trait Genetics)

Criteria

The bursaries will be awarded on the basis of academic merit.

Applying

Information on how to apply will follow shortly.  The closing date for applying is 1st May 2020.

Further Information

Further information can be obtained directly from the School of Biological Sciences.

School of Biological Sciences

Contact details

Address

Street

Biology Teaching Office
2105 JCMB
Peter Guthrie Tait Road
King's Buildings

City
Edinburgh
Post Code
EH9 3FD