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Postgraduate funding in your subject area

We offer a range of funding through our academic departments for a number of masters and PhD students each year, in addition to our University-wide Postgraduate Research Scholarships. Funding may be in the form of scholarships, bursaries or studentships.

UK, EU and international students: look for your subject area in the table below and follow the links to the relevant academic unit or doctoral training centre to find out about possible funding opportunities.

International and EU students: for additional information about country-specific funding, you can also visit the international postgraduate funding pages.

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 Postgraduate funding by subject

    Student eligibility
Subject area Level of study: UK EU International
All subjects PhD
Actuarial Science Masters  √  √         √
Ageing/gerontology Masters scholarships
  Masters bursaries             √
  PhD
Archaeology Masters  
  PhD
Art Masters √ 
  PhD
Astronomy PhD
Biological sciences Masters    
  PhD  
Chemistry Masters    
  PhD  
Economics Masters bursaries             √
  PhD  
Education Masters bursaries             √
  PGCE  √  
  PhD  √  
Engineering and Environment Masters    
  PhD
English Masters    
  PhD √   
Film Masters √     
  PhD  
Geography Masters bursaries             √
  PhD  
Health Sciences Masters  √    
  PhD
History Masters
  PhD
Law Masters   √  √
Management/Business Masters
  PhD  
Mathematical Sciences PhD - scholarships and studentships
Medicine PhD
Modern languages Masters    
  PhD  
Music Masters  
  PhD  
Ocean and Earth Science Masters  
  PhD - scholarships and studentships
Optoelectronics PhD
Philosophy Masters    
  PhD  
Physics PhD
Politics and international relations Masters scholarships  
  Masters bursaries             √
  PhD √ 
Psychology Masters bursaries     
  PhD √ 
Social statistics and demography Masters scholarships
  Masters bursaries             √
  PhD
Sociology, social policy and criminology Masters scholarships 
  Masters bursaries              √
  PhD  

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