Scholarships and Student Funding

Higgs Scholarships

The School of Physics are offering six scholarships to applicants who have applied to study full-time on either the MSc Theoretical Physics, MSc Mathematical Physics or MSc Particle and Nuclear Physics programmes of study for the 2020-2021 academic session.

Award

Six Higgs Scholarships are available, each scholarship is worth £5,000 and tenable for one academic year.

Eligibility

Applicants must have applied to study full-time on either the MSc Theoretical Physics, MSc Mathematical Physics or MSc Particle and Nuclear Physics programmes of study commencing in academic year 2020-2021.

Criteria

Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic merit to students of any nationality. Candidates must have, or expect to obtain, a UK first-class honours degree or its overseas equivalent.

Applying

Applications for this scholarship are no longer being accepted for 2020-2021 as the 1st of June deadline has now passed.

 Frequently Asked Questions

Contact

 MSc Administrator: msc.pnp@ph.ed.ac.uk