International research scholarships

International research scholars at Nottingham

Our research scholarships support talented international and EU students pursuing PhD courses and postgraduate research at Nottingham.

Use our postgraduate funding search to explore your funding options

Due to the ongoing coronavirus situation, the following research scholarships are no longer available for 2020 entry. We understand that this change will be disappointing for those who have already or were planning to apply.

  • Faculty of Engineering Research Excellence Scholarship
  • Vice-Chancellor's Scholarship for Research Excellence (International)
  • Vice-Chancellor's Scholarship for Research Excellence (European Union)

Applications for the China Scholarship Council Research Excellence Scholarship closed in February 2020.

Details of our international research scholarships available in 2021 will be confirmed in late 2020.

We also offer a range of sports scholarships for elite athletes, including our International Sporting Excellence Award.


International Student Recruitment

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Jubilee Campus, Wollaton Road
Nottingham, NG8 1BB, UK

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