Postgraduate scholarship and funding database

Our database contains details of scholarships and funding opportunities available to support taught and research postgraduate programmes at the University of Birmingham.

Please select the most relevant options below to identify funding opportunities relevant for your level of study, subject and country of domicile. Please note that the information displayed on this website is subject to change and that the University reserves the right to amend its scholarship provision without notice.

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Found 162 award(s): Click on the scholarship or bursary title below to check current availability and your eligibility.

AwardTypeDeadlineValueDescription
African MBA ScholarshipExternal, UniversityNo deadline; open-ended award

The African MBA Scholarship is a full fees scholarship (£28,980 for 2020/21 entry), part funded by a private donor with a commitment to Africa and part by the University.

The African MBA Scholarship is a full fees scholarship, part funded by a private donor with a commitment to Africa and part by the University.
Birmingham Business School Doctoral ScholarshipsUniversityClosed 27/04/2020 (Note: competition closed for this year)

The scholarships involve full fees and/or stipends for PhD students across the College of Social Sciences.

 

The scholarships involve full fees and/or stipends for PhD students across the College of Social Sciences.
Birmingham Law School - Doctoral ScholarshipsUniversityClosed 02/03/2020 (Note: competition closed for this year)

These awards cover tuition fees for up to three years full-time, or six years part-time. Scholarships will only cover tuition fees paid at the Home/EU rate.

International students are also eligible to apply, and will receive a contribution towards tuition fees equivalent to the Home/EU rate if successful. 

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

 

 

Birmingham Law School Doctoral Scholarships available for 2019 entry
Birmingham Masters ScholarshipsUniversityClosed 31/07/2020 (Note: competition closed for this year)£2,000 per scholarship.We are pleased to announce the Birmingham Masters Scholarship scheme. We will be offering awards of £2,000 per scholarship to outstanding students wishing to undertake Masters study at the University.
Birmingham Research Institute for History and Cultures Masters ScholarshipsUniversityClosed 22/03/2019 (Note: competition closed for this year)

This fees-only scholarship is available to both full-time (one year) and part-time (two year) students. Scholarships will only cover tuition fees paid at the Home/EU rate.

International students are also eligible to apply, and will receive a contribution towards tuition fees equivalent to the Home/EU rate if successful. 

The College of Arts and Law offers a number of home/EU fees-only scholarships for Master's-level courses starting in September 2019. International students are also eligible to apply to receive a tuition-fee discount, equivalent to the home/EU rate.
Bursaries for IDD on-campus taught masters programmesUniversityClosed 12/06/2020 (Note: competition closed for this year)

In 2020-21, the International Development Department (IDD) will award up to two bursaries to UK / EU applicants to cover up to 50% of the successful applicants' tuition fees.

IDD will award up to two bursaries to UK / EU applicants to cover up to 50% of the successful applicants' tuition fees.
College of Arts and Law Distance Learning Doctoral Research Scholarship(s)UniversityClosed 02/03/2020 (Note: competition closed for this year)

These awards are worth up to £3,000 for full-time Home/EU students and up to £10,000 for full-time Overseas students and are paid as a contribution towards tuition fees. The value of the award will be adjusted pro-rata for part-time students. 

 

The College of Arts and Law offers Distance Learning bursaries for doctoral research students. These awards are a fee contribution and are available to current and prospective UK, EU and overseas students.
College of Arts and Law Distance Learning Masters Research Scholarship(s)UniversityClosed 23/03/2020 (Note: competition closed for this year)

These awards are worth up to £3,000 for full-time Home/EU students and up to £10,000 for full-time Overseas students and are paid as a contribution towards tuition fees. The value of the award will be adjusted pro-rata for part-time students. 

 

The College of Arts and Law offers Distance Learning fee contribution scholarships, available to prospective UK, EU and overseas students studying the distance learning MA by Research programmes.
College of Arts and Law Doctoral ScholarshipsUniversityClosed 02/03/2020 (Note: competition closed for this year)

These awards cover tuition fees for up to three years full-time, or six years part-time. 

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

 

The College of Arts and Law offers a number of scholarships for doctoral research each year. These cover tuition fees (at UK/EU rates) and include a contribution of £11,000 towards living expenses.
College of Arts and Law Masters ScholarshipsUniversityClosed 23/03/2020 (Note: competition closed for this year)

These awards cover one year's tuition fees at UK/EU rates for full-time applicants, or two years part-time.

The College of Arts and Law offers home/EU fees-only scholarships for Master's-level courses starting in September 2020. International students are also eligible to apply to receive a home/EU tuition-fee discount.

If you are aware of any funding opportunities not listed here which you think should be included, please let us know. We also welcome enquiries from organisations wishing to submit information on funding opportunities for inclusion in our database. Please contact us by emailing pg@contacts.bham.ac.uk