Postgraduate

Funding Sources Database

Our students/graduates Number of awards Value of awards
20% Alumni Tuition Fee Discount

Discount varies by level of tuition fee.

The Elsie Jeffery Memorial Bursary (MSc Public Health and Health Services Research) 1 £1,000 towards living expenses.
Robinson Bequest Scholarships 5 £2,000 payable towards first year of tuition fees.
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences Postgraduate Excellence Scholarships

Up to 35 scholarships.

Tuition fee scholarships of £2,000.

UK/EU students Number of awards Value of awards
PhD Studentship in Chemical Engineering - Chemical Looping using Novel Perovskite-type Oxy-carriers for Hydrogen Production 1 100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid. £13,726 living expenses per year.
PhD in Marine Science and Technology - Shipping Exhaust Gas Emission Modelling, Indexing and Regulation 1 100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid. £13,726 living expense per year.
Newcastle University Business School Enterprise and Innovation Scholarship 2015-16 1 £1,500 payable towards tuition fees.
Subsea UK Award 2015 Entry 1 £8,000 towards tuition fees and living expenses.
Greek Gateway to Newcastle Scholarship (2015-16)

Up to £2,500 payable towards living expenses.

PhD Studentship in Chemical Engineering and Advanced Materials: Novel composite molten salt/ceramic membranes for selective separation of harmful gases from air 1 100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid.  £14,057 (2015/16) living expenses per year.
PhD Studentship in Chemical Engineering - Micro-circulating fluidised bed system for high heat flux cooling 1 100% of UK/EU tuition fees.  £14,057 (2015/16) living expenses per year.
PhD Studentship in Chemistry - Towards designer materials: Controlled metal-ion assembly using modified nucleic acids

1

100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid.  £13,863 (2014/15) living expenses per year.

PhD in the School of Chemistry: Fluorescent Phosphorus Ligands, their Organometallic Complexes and Applications 1 100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid.  £14,057 (2015/16) living expenses per year.  
PhD in Civil Engineering and Geosciences - iBUILD: Valuing Infrastructure Resilience 100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid.  £13,863 living expenses per year.
STFC Funded PhD Studentship in Biophysical Chemistry - Creating realistic models of bacterial outer membranes for antimicrobial research and diagnostic assay development 1 100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid.  £13,863 (2014/15) living expenses per year.
PhD in Civil Engineering and Geosciences - iBUILD: Evaluation and funding of green infrastructure in urban areas 3 100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid. £13,863 living expenses per year.
PhD in Civil Engineering and Geosciences - iBUILD: Innovative business models from smart infrastructure systems 3 100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid.  £13,863 living expenses per year.
MRC MRes/PhD Studentship - Sporulation in the human pathogen Clostridium difficile: structural and functional studies

1

100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid.   £13,863 living expenses.

Postgraduate Opportunity Scholarships 146 £10,000
MRC MRes/PhD studentship - Role of mitochondrial Reactive Oxygen Species in Parkinson's disease 1 100% of UK/EU tuition fees.  £14,057 living expenses per year.
Santander Formula Scholarships

2

 €5,000 towards living costs for one year.

IPhD in the School of Mechanical and Systems Engineering - Integrated PhD in Additive Manufacture for Musculoskeletal Tissue Engineering 3 100% UK/EU tuition fees paid. £13,000 living expenses in year 1, £18,000 in years 2 to 4.
IPhD in the School of Mechanical and Systems Engineering - Integrated PhD in Additive Manufacture for Bespoke and Series Automotive Part Production 1 100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid.  £13,000 living expenses in year 1 and £18,000 in years 2 to 4.
IPhD in the School of Mechanical and Systems Engineering - Integrated PhD in the Manufacture of Microfluidic Cartridges 100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid.  £13,000 living expenses in year 1, £18,000 in years 2 to 4.
Hodcroft Larsen Postgraduate Bursary for Female Engineers - 2015 Entry Up to 4. £3,000 towards living expenses.
Women into Postgraduate Engineering and Science Scholarships

146

£10,000

MRC 4-year Integrated MRes/PhD Studentship to Investigating the regulation of fibroblast phenotype in the lung 1 100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid.  £14,057 living expenses per year.
PhD Studentship in Faculty of Medical Sciences: Developing a new understanding of cell and tissue 3-D structure using automated electron microscopy.

1

100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid.  £14,057 living expenses per year.

Disabled Students' Allowances
AHRC-funded Collaborative Doctoral Awards - Art Education and the culture of the North East: 1930s-1970s
BBSRC-CASE PhD Studentship in Biology - Chemical ecological protection of tomato by synergising plant priming and pest deterrence 100% UK/EU tuition fees paid. £14,057 living expenses per year (2015/16 rate).
MRes/PhD Studentship in Cell and Molecular Biosciences - MreB-dependent membrane homeostasis in bacterial cell envelope stress response

1

The award covers tuition fees at the UK/EU rate and an annual stipend of £14,057 (for 2015/16). 

MRes/PhD Studentship in Cell and Molecular Biosciences - Investigating the Structure and Function of the Bacterial Cell Division Machinery with Super-resolution Microscopy

1

The award covers tuition fees at the UK/EU rate and an annual stipend of £14,057 (for 2015/16). 

PhD Studentship in Chemical Engineering - Chemical Looping using Novel Perovskite-type Oxy-carriers for Hydrogen Production 1 100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid. £13,726 living expenses per year.
PhD in Civil Engineering and Geosciences - Degradation of chlorinated contaminants by Fe(II)-reduced clay minerals

A full award covers tuition fees at the UK/EU rate for the three-year duration of your PhD and an annual stipend of £13,863 (2014-15).

PhD Studentship in the School of Chemistry: Engineering High Performance Alkaline Anion Membranes for Electrochemical Applications

A  full award covers tuition fees at the UK/EU rate and an annual stipend at RCUK rate (£14,057 2015/16). 

School of Geography, Politics and Sociology, MA Bursary Scheme

£5,500 to cover tuition fees at the UK/EU rate.

MRes/PhD in Neuroscience - Studentship in Pattern Detection Approaches to Behavioural Assessment of Welfare

The funding covers one year MRes in Animal Behaviour followed by a three year PhD.  The award covers tuition fees at UK/EU rate for the four-year duration of your MRes/PhD and an annual stipend of £14,057 (2015/16). 

PhD Studentship in Mathematics and Statistics - Bayesian Analysis of Bird Flocking Models

1

An annual stipend of £13,863 (2015-16), for the three-year duration.

PhD Studentship - Basic Design and Innovative Art Education The studentship is funded for three years full-time, and a full award will cover fees at the UK/EU rate and an annual maintenance grant of £14,057.
PhD Studentship - Teaching Collections and Fine Art Pedagogy The studentship is funded for three years full-time, and a full award will cover fees at the UK/EU rate and an annual maintenance grant of £14,057.
PhD Studentship - The Ashington Group and Informal Art Education
EPSRC and Thales Industrial Conversion Computer Science PhD studentship on System Architecture Evaluation

1

100% of UK/EU tuition fees. £19,000 living expenses per year (2015-16 rate).

Integrated PhD in Bioprinting Skin Equivalent Models for Toxicology Testing - School of Mechanical and Systems Engineering 1 100% of UK/EU tuition fees. £13,000 living expenses in year 1 and £18,0000 in years 2-4.
EngD Studentship in Civil Engineering and Geosciences - Ennerdale Water and Upper River Ehen Natural Hydrological Regime and Geomorphology 1

100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid. Living expenses of £19,000 per annum (years 1 and 2) rising to £20,000 per annum (years 3 and 4).

International (Non EU) students Number of awards Value of awards
Country-specific Scholarships Varies.
Newcastle University International Postgraduate Scholarship (NUIPS)

£2,000 payable towards tuition fees.

Newcastle University Overseas Research Scholarship (NUORS) Tuition fee scholarships of typically £5,000 - £9,000 per year.

International Family Discounts (IFD)

10% of the tuition fee per year.

Newcastle University Brazil Scholarships

2

£7,500 payable towards the first year of tuition fees.

Newcastle University China Scholarship

1

£2,600 payable towards the first year of tuition fees.

Newcastle University East Africa Scholarship

1

£3,500 payable towards the first year of tuition fees.

Newcastle University Ghana Scholarship

2

£3,500 payable towards the first year of tuition fees.

Newcastle University India Scholarships 5 Newcastle University India Scholarships
5 British Council GREAT Scholarships
£3,000 payable towards the first year of tuition fees.
Newcastle University Nigeria Scholarships

3

£5,000 payable towards the first year of tuition fees.

Newcastle University East Asia Scholarship - Japan, Taiwan and South Korea

2

£2,600 payable towards the first year of tuition fees.

Newcastle University North America Scholarship

3

£2,500 payable towards the first year of tuition fees.

Newcastle University Pakistan Scholarships

3

£3,000 payable towards the first year of tuition fees.

Newcastle University Russia Scholarships

2

 £2,500 payable towards the first year of tuition fees.

Newcastle University Turkey Scholarships

2

£5,000 payable towards the first year of tuition fees.

Newcastle University ASEAN Scholarship - Vietnam and Indonesia

8

£4,000 payable towards the first year of tuition fees.

International Masters' Excellence Scholarships

£1,500

Fulbright Scholarships
British Marshall Scholarships

40

Newcastle-Santander Latin America Scholarship 2

£5,000 payable towards the full international tuition fee.

Joint Newcastle University UKEAS Taiwan Postgraduate Scholarship 1 The scholarship will have a value of £2,000, payable towards tuition fees.
All students Number of awards Value of awards
Sager Family Foundation - The Graduate Scholarship for Working Musicians (MMus, 2015-16)

£4,700 payable towards UK/EU tuition fees.  The scholarship may provide some living costs. 

Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan (CSFP) Approximately 750. Varies.
Commonwealth Shared Scholarships Scheme
EPSRC MRes/PhD Studentships - Cloud Computing for Big Data

12

100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid.  Tax-free living expenses of £13,726 per year.

PhD in the School of Marine Science and Technology: The mechanism of action of superhydrophilic non-fouling coatings against marine biofouling species

1

100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid.  Living expenses of £13,863.

Global MBA Inaugural Scholarship

10

£5,000 payable towards tuition fees.

MA E-Learning Heritage Management and Tourism Scholarships 2014-15 - International Centre for Cultural and Heritage Studies (ICCHS) 3 £2,000 payable towards tuition fees (2014/15).
Eleanor Pinkney Oddie Postgraduate Scholarship for Latin

1

£1,000 towards living expenses.

Charles Letts Memorial Postgraduate Scholarship 2015/16 entry Up to £2,500 towards living expenses
PhD Studentship in Biology - The RB Cooke Studentship in Plant Biology

1

100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid.  £14,057 living expenses per year. 

Sir Mark Waller Postgraduate Law Scholarships 2015-16 6 for international students, 2 for home/EU students. Full and partial (£2,500-£3,000) tuition fee scholarships.
British Chevening Scholarships
Business Excellence Scholarships Tuition fees scholarships from £2,000 - £5,000.
MBA Business Excellence Scholarships

Tuition fee scholarships of £7,500.

MRes/ PhD Studentship in Cancer Research - Target identification in T-cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia

100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid.  £13,596 living expenses per year. 

Peter and Norah Lomas PhD Scholarship in Economics

1

100% UK/EU tuition fees paid.  £13,590 living expenses per year.  

Charities and Trusts
Allergy Funding

Varies

The Crown Estate Bursaries - MSc Marine Technology Education Consortium (MTEC)

9

Partial tuition fee bursaries of £3,600.

Employer Sponsorship
FindAMasters.com and FindAPhD.com Postgraduate Scholarships 1x £5,000 PhD scholarship
1x £5,000 Masters scholarship
4x £500 scholarships
£12,000 across six awards.
Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTP)
Professional and Career Development Loans
Postgrad Solutions Study Bursaries

15

£500 payable towards tuition fees.

School and Research Institute Studentships, Bursaries and Scholarships
Teacher Training (PGCE programmes)
Postgraduate Tuition Fee Instalments
2% Tuition Fee Discount

2% off annual tuition fee

PhD in the School of Marine Science and Technology: Development of superhydrophilic non-fouling coatings for marine applications. 1

100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid. £13,863 living expenses per year (2015-16 Research Council UK rate).

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy PGDip Bursaries £2,000