Edinburgh Global Research Scholarships


Deadline: 1 February 2017 (annual)

Eligibility: overseas students commencing a PhD in any field of study in 2017-2018

Venue:  United Kingdom


The University of Edinburgh will offer 30 scholarships for PhD Research Programme in any field of study offered by the University for the 2017-2018 academic session.

Scholarship value/duration:

Each scholarship covers the difference between the tuition fee for a UK/EU graduate student and that chargeable to an overseas graduate student. The awards do not cover maintenance expenses.

Subject to satisfactory progress, the awards are tenable for up to three years.

Other requirements

The awards are open to overseas students commencing a PhD in any field of study in 2017-2018.

Applicants must be liable to pay tuition fees at the rate applicable to overseas students and must have been offered admission to a full-time PhD research programme of study.


To apply for a scholarship, you must first apply for admission for a PhD programme at the University of Edinburgh. Eligible applicants should complete an online scholarship application by 1 February 2017.  Please note you will not be able to access the online application form unless you have applied for admission.

It is important to visit the official website to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship and to access the online application form.

For more details on this award please contact Scholarships and Student Funding Services on +44 (0)131 651 4070 or studentfunding@ed.ac.uk

More information HERE.


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