Research Scholarships


research scholars

Our research scholarships support talented international and European students pursuing PhD courses and other postgraduate research degree programmes.

In most cases you must apply for a research course and receive an offer of study before applying for our scholarships. Follow the links below for full details of each scholarship including their eligibility criteria and closing dates and times.

Scholarship nameCountries / regions or fee statusClosing date

Commonwealth Masters and PhD Scholarships

Eligible Commonwealth countries Closed for 2019 entry
China Scholarship Council Research Excellence Scholarship People's Republic of China Closed for 2019 entry
Faculty of Engineering Research Excellence PhD Scholarships Overseas fee paying Closed for 2019 entry
Vice-Chancellor's Scholarship for Research Excellence (International) Overseas fee paying Closed for 2019 entry
Vice-Chancellor's Scholarship for Research Excellence (European Union) European Union Closed for 2019 entry
Islamic Development Bank Scholarship Programme Overseas fee paying See  IDB website
Chile CONICYT Scholarship Chile See  CONICYT website
Mexico CONACYT Scholarship Mexico See  CONACyT website
Mexico FIDERH Scholarship Mexico See FIDERH website
Peru PRONABEC Scholarship Peru See  PRONABEC website


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