Scholarships and Student Funding

SFC Higgs International Studentships

The Higgs Centre will offer at least two PhD studentships every year, funded by the Scottish Funding Council grant.


The 42 month studentships includes tuition fee payment, stipend at the standard EPSRC rate, and allowances for equipment, conference and workshop attendance.


We seek candidates with a first class undergraduate degree (or equivalent), with good mathematical skills, who are strongly motivated to do research in theoretical physics.


Interested applicants should express an interest in their application for admission to study an eligible programme.  All areas of theoretical physics will be considered.

Deadline Date: 31st January 2017

Further information

Contact: Graduate School Administrator

School of Physics and Astronomy