PhD Studentships and Postgraduate Funding Opportunities

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Doctoral Training Partnerships/ Centres for Doctoral Training - Research Council PhD Studentships

Most UK Research Council sponsored PhD studentships are delivered through  Doctoral Training Partnerships/Centres for Doctoral Training

Available DTP / Research Council Funded Studentships


Postgraduate Loans

Doctoral / PhD Loans (Available from 2018 for UK Nationals)

The UK Government will introduce new doctoral loans of up to £25,000 for PhDs and equivalent postgraduate research programmes from 2018. Full details are to be announced shortly. In the meantime please refer to the latest information available at GOV.UK and

Masters Degree Loans - including MPhil (Master of Philosophy)

UK/EU Nationals living in England - Have you considered applying for a Postgraduate Loan to help fund your Taught Masters or  MPhil study? 
Please refer to Postgraduate Loans for details of the loan arrangements, eligibility and the application process.


Masters Degree Funding (MA, MSc, MBA, LLM, MRes, MPhil)

Scholarships and bursaries for Masters degree programmes are advertised as they become available.

Please see the main listing for current Masters degree funding opportunities.

Scholarships available for individual Masters Courses can be found on the Fees and Funding section of the relevant Masters Course page.

Discount Schemes

Other Funding Sources

Alternatively, why not combine your postgraduate course with your career and earn while you learn - see our part-time and distance learning degrees.

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