The Amphlett Scholarship

Level of study
Doctoral research
Subject area
Theology and Religion
Brunei, China, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, South, Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam
Type of Award
Deadline for applying
Closed 01/03/2019 (Note: competition closed for this year)

Award Description

The Amphlett Fund is committed to advancing the education of overseas students in the subject of Theology. The Amphlett Scholarship supports a doctoral research student by covering tuition fees (at Overseas (Non-EU) rates) and includes a contribution towards living expenses.

Value of Award

These awards cover tuition fees for three years full-time, six years part-time (until the end of the minimum registration period).

The awards also include £11,000 support per year towards living expenses for full-time applicants, adjusted pro-rata for part-time applicants.

Eligibility Criteria

Students must be from China, Japan, Korea (South), Taiwan, Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand or Vietnam and must be studying the subject of Theology at the University of Birmingham. These awards are open to students studying campus-based doctoral research in Theology.

Applications for funding can only be considered alongside an application to study.

Applications are also open to current students (although you would need to have at least 12 months of study in normal registration remaining at the start of the award (excluding thesis awaited/writing up).

How to Apply

In order to apply, you must have completed an application to study. You will then need to complete our funding application form. Your application must also be supported by two references.

For detailed advice and to complete the online application form, please visit our College of Arts and Law scholarships how to apply page.

The deadline for applying is Friday, 1st March at 4 p.m.

By applying you will be automatically considered for relevant College of Arts and Law scholarships as long as your application is complete by the deadline.

Further information

If you have any further queries please email: or telephone 0121 414 8442 or 0121 414 6627.