Postgraduate Funding

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There are many opportunities for funding available and these are advertised through the University's Funding and Finance database. The database enables you to search for all kinds of funding, from studentships to charities and corporate sponsorship – this will find the most relevant opportunities for your needs. Please remember that the offer of a place to study at Newcastle is made separate from any scholarship award to cover the cost of tuition and maintenance.

Funding your MA / MPhil

For September 2016 entry, the School is offering up to £75,000 in bursary funding for postgraduate study on selected Masters courses. Possible sources of funding include:

Funding your PhD

We welcome applications to doctoral training competitions across the Faculty. Competitions to NERC, AHRC and ESRC competitions below for 2016-17 entry are now closed, however the competition for Research Excellence Academy PhD Studentships is open until 30th April.

From time to time, the School may advertise for project-linked studentships – these will be advertised through the University’s Funding and Finance database

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Further information can be found on the following websites: