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Fees and funding for postgraduate students

As a postgraduate student you will need to pay tuition fees to the University for your taught course or research degree. In return you'll work with internationally renowned academics and have access to some of the best facilities in the world.

Postgraduate tuition fees

Find out about tuition fees for masters and PhD courses, and about the discounts that may be available to you. 

More about tuition fees

Funding your studies

Many of our academic departments offer subject-specific scholarships for masters and research programmes each year. The University also has a Postgraduate Research Scholarship fund offering up to 100 awards each year.

There are also various external organisations that may be able to help you finance your studies.

About postgraduate funding

Student living costs

It is important to think about the day-to-day costs of student life when you are arranging your finances.

Find out more about living costs to help plan your budget. 

Advice on money matters

We can offer advice and information about your student finances before you join us and throughout your time at University.

Find out how we can help with your finance queries.

Watch the video for an overview of student finance options for your masters or PhD course.

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