Funding for international students

Coronavirus (Covid-19) updates

If you are a prospective student please see our Covid-19 webpages, which we are updating regularly, for detailed advice and support.

International students are eligible to apply for the following scholarships

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. 

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.