Apply For Full-Time PhD Research Scholarship At University of Edinburgh For International Students, 2016

Apply For Full-Time PhD Research Scholarship At University of Edinburgh For International Students, 2016

University of Edinburgh is inviting application for 30 Edinburgh Global Research Scholarships for session 2016-2017. Applicants must be liable to pay tuition fees at the rate applicable to overseas students and must have already applied for admission to a full-time PhD research programme of study. Each award covers the difference between the tuition fee for a UK/EUgraduate student and that chargeable to an overseas graduate student. The awards do not cover maintenance expenses. The application deadline is 1st February 2016.

Study Subject(s): Scholarships are provided in any field of study at University of Edinburgh.
Course Level: Awards are open to overseas students undertaking a research degree and may be held in any field of study at University of Edinburgh.
Scholarship Provider: University of Edinburgh, UK
Scholarship can be taken at: UK

Eligibility: –The awards are open to overseas students commencing a PhD in any field of study in 2016-2017.
-Applicants must be liable to pay tuition fees at the rate applicable to overseas students and must have already applied for admission to a full-time PhD research programme of study.
-Although candidates with an upper second class honours Bachelor’s degree (or the overseas equivalent) can be considered, in order to be competitive you should really have a first class Bachelor’s degree supplemented by an excellent Master’s degree.
-Other factors such as financial status, nationality and the proposed field of study are not taken into account.

Scholarship Open for International Students: UK/EU and international students can apply for these scholarships.

Scholarship Description: 30 Edinburgh Global Research Scholarships will be awarded for session 2016-2017. Each award covers the difference between the tuition fee for a UK/EU graduate student and that chargeable to an overseas graduate student. The awards do not cover maintenance expenses. Subject to satisfactory progress, the awards are tenable for up to three years.

Number of award(s): 30 Edinburgh Global Research Scholarships will be awarded for session 2016-2017.

Duration of award(s): The awards are tenable for up to three years.

What does it cover? Each award covers the difference between the tuition fee for a UK/EU graduate student and that chargeable to an overseas graduate student. The awards do not cover maintenance expenses.

Selection criteria: Applicants must be of outstanding academic merit and research potential.

Notification: All applicants will be informed of the outcome in May 2016.

How to Apply: To apply for a scholarship you must first apply for admission for an eligible programme of study at the University of Edinburgh. We recommend that applicants do this as early as possible and well in advance of the scholarship deadline. Please note that you will not be able to access the online application form unless you have applied for admission to the University of Edinburgh and have full EASE authentication.

Online Scholarship Application

Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 1st February 2016.

Further Official Scholarship Information and Application

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