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A number of scholarships for new students beginning their PhD programme in September 2019 are now available.

We seek to award scholarships to the best applicants across all areas of the School. All scholarship applicants must follow the instructions on how to apply for each scholarship.

All scholarship applicants must also submit an online application for a place on the PhD programme. See the How to Apply page for more details. Awardees of external scholarships will not be considered for the scholarships we offer.

Please note: For all scholarships, we strongly advise that you submit your programme application at least 5 working days before the scholarship closing date. You will not be able to access the scholarship online application form unless you have applied for the doctoral programme at the University of Edinburgh.

Business School Scholarships

A number of Business School funded scholarships will be available covering all research areas within the School.

Nationality All nationalities
Duration 4 years for Full-time students
(pro-rata over 7 years for Part-time students)
Value Home/EU or Overseas tuition fees + £14,500 stipend per year
Closing Date 28 February 2019

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Other Scholarships

Improving Project Delivery: ESRC Studentship

Professor Paolo Quattrone has successfully been allocated a studentship for the project 'Improving Project Delivery' in collaboration with the Infrastructure and Project Authority.

Deadline 28 February 2019
Value £14,777 stipend + Home/EU fees for 3 years
Nationality UK/EU

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Interviews will form part of the selection process for a place on the programmes and are either in person or via Skype, if required. Interviews normally comprise a question and answer session for you to talk about your previous research, your current proposal and intended research project, and your reasons for applying to work with your potential supervisor.

University of Edinburgh Graduate Scheme

The University of Edinburgh offers a 10% discount in postgraduate tuition fees for all alumni who have graduated with an undergraduate degree from the University of Edinburgh.

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Student Loans

A number of options are available for student loan funding, for both UK/EU nationals and overseas students. Find out more on the University's Financial Support site.