Funding for Campus- Based Masters programmes

For international students

International Postgraduate Research (PGR) Excellence Scholarship

University Open Scholarships

Santander scholarships

Loyalty Discount Schemes

For international students

Family discount
A tuition fee discount of 10% will be given to students who register for a full-time course if a close family member, spouse, sibling or parent, has also studied, or is studying, at the University of Leicester on a full-time course paying the overseas fee.

Continuing Studies Discount
International students who have taken one degree course at the University of Leicester and paid the full published fee for international students and take a further full-time degree course will also be given a discount of 10%. Students who qualify for either discount will be invited to apply for the fee reduction at registration.

Other external scholarships

For international students

There are several other scholarships and awards available for international students undertaking postgraduate study. Scholarships are usually given from the home government or the British Council in the home country. Further information can be found from this list of websites.

For students from Commonwealth countries

For US citizens

For United States students aged under 26

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Scholarships Available

Following the success of last year's scheme, we once again have two Open Scholarships and four 'Diversity Scholarships' available for applicants wishing to commence their studies in Autumn 2018. Each scholarship is worth £3,000, which will be awarded as a fee discount. The deadline for applications is 30th June 2018.

ESRC Midlands Graduate School

PhD Funding for social science research in Museum Studies

The Midlands Graduate School Doctoral Training Partnership is awarding Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) PhD studentships to applicants for October 2018 entry. Funding application deadline: Thursday 18 January 2018.

Find out more about MGS studentships in Museum Studies.

Athena Swan Bronze