Funding for international students

International students are eligible to apply for the following scholarships

Scottish Universities Physics Alliance (SUPA) international prize PhD studentships

These prestigious and competitive awards are intended to attract outstanding students from around the world, irrespective of nationality, to study for a PhD.  At least one award will be available to start in September 2018. The 42 month studentship includes tuition fee payment, stipend at the standard EPSRC rate, and allowances for equipment, conference and workshop attendance.  Application deadline 31 January 2018.

Edinburgh Global Research Scholarship

The Edinburgh Global Research Scholarships pay the difference between home and overseas tuition fees.  Please ensure you also apply for the Principal Career Development Scholarship which will pay tuition fees at the UK/EU rate plus a 42 month stipend.  Application deadline 1 February 2018.

Principal’s Career Development Scholarships

The Principal’s Career Development Scholarships are available to all physics and astronomy PhD applicants.

Further funding opportunities

The University Scholarships and Student Finance pages may contain information on further funding opportunities.