Funding for research degree 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 your 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.

Support for funding bids

The Graduate Research School can provide advice and support if you need help in applying for funding. Please contact us for more information.

Funding awards

AwardValueApplication deadlineDescription
Digital Bystanders and the Future of Policing: towards a ‘Citizen Forensics’. Self-funded PhD in Psychology This project is self-funded Sun 10th Jun 2018 The College of Life and Environmental Sciences is seeking applications for an self-funded 3-3.5 year PhD project in Psychology.
Anning Morgan Bursary £2,000 Wed 15th Aug 2018 Available to any person resident in Cornwall and studying at the Penryn Campus during their graduate year. Students must be in receipt of an offer for 2018 entry in order to be considered.
Bolashak Scholarship Full tuition fee waiver and living expenses Fri 31st Aug 2018 Offered to Kazakh students by the Kazakhstan Ministry of Education across a range of subject areas for both postgraduate Taught and Research programmes. Award is conferred as monthly stipend in addition to the fee waiver.
Sanctuary Scholarship Full tuition fee waiver plus annual living cost grant Deadline passed The Sanctuary Scholarship scheme enables individuals seeking asylum and refugees who are not able access student finance to study at the University of Exeter.