Faculty of Engineering

Postgraduate fees and funding

The University of Nottingham offers a comprehensive and expanding range of scholarships in order to encourage academic excellence, aid diversity, and offer real financial assistance in cases of hardship, whether individually or by region

Those relevant to engineering students are shown below.

There may be other funding you are eligible to apply for that we haven't listed, so please visit the Graduate School.

General funding advice

ESLC (funding)

Postgraduate research scholarships

Faculty of Engineering Research Excellence PhD Scholarship

Postgraduate taught scholarships

High Fliers Taught Masters Scholarship

UK, EU and overseas students.

Download the 2017 flyer

Developing Solutions Masters Scholarship 

Africa, India and selected Commonwealth countries listed on the scholarship page.

Visit the International Office website for more information


Other Research and Masters Scholarships

A full list of research scholarships and masters scholarships for EU and international applicants is available on the international office website:

Please visit our university funding pages for more information and advice on funding for research courses and funding for masters courses.

Support offered by external organisations

Various external organisations also provide funding for engineers, particularly researchers. Some of the main funding organisations are:


Visit student fees and finance to find out more about the postgraduate research and taught fees.


Visit our step-by-step guides on funding options for prospective and current students.

PhD studentships

A list of available PhD studentships is on the engineering website.

Alternative Guide

The Alternative Guide to Postgraduate Funding can help you to find other ways to finance your masters or research degree.


New postgraduate loans available for eligible UK students from September 2016

New postgraduate loans of up to £10,000 are available for eligible UK students who are studying a taught or research Masters course commencing in September 2016/17.

Faculty of Engineering

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