Funding Opportunities

Standard fees apply to the PhD programme, this programme is in the Fee Band C for international students.

Find out more about fees here.

Postgraduate studentships are available from a variety of government, charitable and industrial sources, and close collaborations exist with industry and research institutes both in the UK and internationally. 

Funding sources for our current PhD students are:

  • research councils (BBSRC and ESRC), 
  • Age UK, 
  • University elite scholarship, 
  • Brazilian studentship, 
  • Government funding.

Information about current postgraduate funding opportunities at the University of Birmingham can be found on the Graduate School Intranet site and on the College of Life and Environmental Sciences webpages.