We charge an annual tuition fee. Tuition Fees 2019/20 academic year:
- £4,320 UK/EU students, full-time
- £2,160 UK/EU students, part-time
- £16,740 International students, full-time
Learn more about
fees and funding.
2019 China Scholarship Council PhD Scholarships
University of Birmingham PhD Scholarships are available for holders of China Scholarship Council (CSC) studentships. See our
CSC 2019 PhD Scholarships page for more information on eligibility and how to apply. Application deadline is 23:59 (GMT) on 31 January 2019.
Postgraduate Doctoral Loan
A Postgraduate Doctoral Loan can help with course fees and living costs while you study a postgraduate doctoral course, such as a PhD. You will be able to apply for funding for the 2018 to 2019 academic year in summer 2018.
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Further information is available at the student finance zone.
Scholarships and studentships
We offer a range of
postgraduate scholarships for taught programmes and research opportunities to ensure the very best talent is nurtured and supported at postgraduate level.
Additional scholarships can be found in the
Contact the department for further information.
We award up to ten home/EU EPSRC doctoral training grants each year to eligible students. In exceptional circumstances fully-funded School doctoral training grants may be awarded. Additional income can often be generated by tutorial and marking work.
For students applying for the 2020/21 academic year
The UK Government has confirmed that EU students will continue to be eligible for 'home fee status' for entry in September 2020, and will continue to have access to financial support available via student loans for the duration of their course. For more information take a look at the gov.uk website.