Fees & funding

Information about fees, living costs and financing your studies

Fees & costs

Tuition fees

Once tuition fees for this programme are confirmed they will be posted online:

Tuition fees

Cost of living

Budgeting for your living costs before you arrive is important. Estimated living costs can be found online:

Estimated living costs

Scholarships & funding

IPNP MSc Prize Scholarship

One Institute for Particle & Nuclear Physics (IPNP) MSc Prize Scholarship will be awarded to a student on the MSc Particle & Nuclear Physics programme. The scholarship has a value of £5,000. The value of the award will be deducted from tuition fees.

The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit to students of any nationality. Candidates must have, or expect to obtain, a UK first-class honours degree or its international equivalent.

The deadline for applying for this scholarship  is 1 May 2019, and details on how to apply are found on the  Scholarships and Student Funding site.

Highly Skilled Workforce Scholarships

The Highly Skilled Workforce Scholarships are available to UK nationals who are permanently domiciled in Scotland, as well as EU nationals (excluding UK nationals) domiciled in EU or Scotland but not elsewhere in UK, who have been accepted on an eligible Master’s degree programme, such as the MSc in Particle and Nuclear Physics.

The scholarships will cover the UK/EU tuition fee. The award of the scholarship will be automatically deducted from the tuition fee.

Candidates must have, or expect to obtain the international equivalent of a UK first class or 2:1 Honours degree at undergraduate level.

The deadline for these awards is TBC.  Information on how to apply will follow shortly and will be found on the Scholarships and Student Funding site.

Further Scholarship Information

You are encouraged to visit the University’s Scholarships and Student Funding pages for funding suggestions.  You can search for scholarships by nationality and subject area using the Scholarships Search.

Scholarships and Student Funding

Scholarship search

University of Edinburgh Graduate Discount Schemes

The MSc programme is included in the University’s two tuition fee discount schemes.  The University offers a 10% discount in postgraduate tuition fees for all alumni who have graduated with an undergraduate degree from the University of Edinburgh (conditions apply) or for students who have previously matriculated on a "Visiting Programme" as a non-graduating undergraduate student and completed a minimum of one semester of study at the University of Edinburgh (conditions apply).

Tuition Fee Discount Schemes