Funding for Masters programmes

There are a variety of ways you can help fund your postgraduate studies at the University of Exeter. These web pages provide information about funding opportunities available within our College. You are also encouraged to visit the University's Funding website which includes helpful information about funding and a funding database providing details of all funding opportunities offered by the University.

Masters funding awards

AwardValueApplication deadlineDescription
Global Education Program Scholarship Fully funded Sun 5th Nov 2017 The Global Education Program (GEP) scholarship is provided by the Russian Government and covers Masters and PhD studies in science, engineering, medicine, education and management in social sphere.
Chevening Scholarship Fully funded Tue 7th Nov 2017 The Chevening Programme, which is funded by the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and partner organisations, was established in 1983 and has developed into a prestigious international scheme. Awards are typically for a one-year Master’s degree, in any subject and at any of the UK’s leading universities.
BECAR (Argentina) Fully funded Thu 11th Jan 2018 Postgraduate scholarships offered jointly by Bec.Ar/Universities UK, available for students of Argentinean nationality with a first degree of minimum 4 years. Priority areas are Science, Technology and Innovation. The recipient will be expected to return to Argentina on completion of their studies.
PGCE Progression Scholarship £500 Wed 31st Jan 2018 The MA Education is designed to enhance your professional practice and help you make improvements which will make a positive difference either in the classroom or within your particular work environment.
Becas Chile (Conicyt) Fully funded Thu 10th May 2018 Scholarships offered for studies in the UK, available for Chilean nationals (and others with permanent residence in Chile) in all areas except Management/MBA/Commercial Law and where the recipient will be expected to return to Chile on completion of their studies.
Cabinet Office Scholarship £13,500 Fri 31st Aug 2018 The recipient of this scholarship will be the recommended nomination of the Joint Intelligence Committee of the Cabinet Office.
University of Exeter Progression Scholarship £1000 Sat 15th Sep 2018 A £1000 tuition fee discount for all University of Exeter students who progress directly from an undergraduate degree to a postgraduate degree in September 2018.
Global Excellence Scholarship Up to £5,000 Fri 21st Sep 2018 Up to £5,000 dedicated to international students of outstanding academic quality applying to programmes starting in autumn 2018.

Chevening Scholarships

Chevening Scholarships are the UK government’s global scholarship programme, funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and partner organisations. The Scholarships are awarded to outstanding scholars with leadership potential. Awards are typically for a one-year Master’s degree. Chevening Scholars come from over 110 countries worldwide (excluding the USA and the EU).

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