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.

UK/EU students Number of awards Value of awards
PhD studentship in Computational Biology – Molecular signatures of ageing and their link to disease

1

100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid and annual living expenses of £15,285 (full award).

PhD Studentship in novel statistical approaches for basket trials in chronic ageing-related diseases

1

100% of UK/EU tuition fees and annual tax-free stipend of £17,785.  Research support costs (for training and travel) of £5000 per year.

PhD studentship in Regenerative Medicine, Stem Cells, and Transplantation – The impact of pancreatic fibrosis on islet structure and function

1

100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid and annual living expenses of standard RCUK Rates

PhD in Chemical Engineering - Advancing facilitated-transport membranes for disruptive carbon dioxide separation

1

100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid and annual living expenses of £15,285.

PhD Studentship in Securing Smart Farming via Blockchain

1

Full UK/EU fees (eligibility criteria applies to EU students) and annual living allowance of £15,285.

Postgraduate Doctoral Loan Scheme

Maximum of £26,445 (2020 entry)

Business Excellence Scholarships (Masters)

Up to 20 scholarships of £4,000 for high achieving UK/EU students commencing one of the specified Masters’ degree programmes for 2020 entry.

Awards of £4,000, payable towards the cost of tuition fees.

Postgraduate Master’s Loan Scheme (students from England and non-UK EU countries)

Maximum of £11,222 (2020 entry)

Disabled Students' Allowances

Varies

Humanities and Social Sciences Postgraduate Scholarships

£2,000 tuition fee awards.

Hodcroft Larsen Postgraduate Scholarship

1

£3,000

International (Non EU) students Number of awards Value of awards
Vice-Chancellor's International Scholarships

200 in total (undergraduate and postgraduate courses)

£1,500 - £5,000 tuition fee awards

International Family Discounts (IFD)

10% of the tuition fee per year.

Fulbright Scholarships

Varies

British Marshall Scholarships

40

Varies

Newcastle University Sanctuary Scholarships

3

Full tuition fees and living expenses 

China Scholarship Council – Newcastle University PhD Scholarships

10 awards in total:

  • 6 in Science, Agriculture and Engineering
  • 2 in Humanities and Social Sciences
  • 2 in Medical and Life Sciences

Full tuition fees of successful applicants will be funded by the University for a period of 48 months. The China Scholarship Council will provide a living allowance, including the cost of a return flight from China to the UK, accommodation and subsistence, depending on the applicant’s eligibility.

All students Number of awards Value of awards
PhD Studentship - Social care for older adults: Exploring the challenges in rural and coastal communities

1

100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid and annual living expenses at UKRI rate. Successful non-EU international students will be required to make up the difference between the UK/EU fees and international fees. A research training support grant of £5000 per year is available to cover research costs and local/national/international travel (conferences and exchanges).

PhD Studentship - Improving the health and wellbeing of people with multiple disadvantage

1

100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid and annual living expenses at UKRI rate. Successful non-EU international students will be required to make up the difference between the UK/EU fees and international fees. A research training support grant of £5000 per year is available to cover research costs and local/national/international travel (conferences and exchanges).

PhD Studentship - How should we measure and value changes in child quality of life for use in economic-evaluation, in the context of obesity management?

1

100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid and annual living expenses at UKRI rate. Successful non-EU international students will be required to make up the difference between the UK/EU fees and international fees. A research training support grant of £5000 per year is available to cover research costs and local/national/international travel (conferences and exchanges).

PhD Studentship - Equity and inclusion and children with special needs:co-designing services with families and educational providers

1

100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid and annual living expenses at UKRI rate. Successful non-EU international students will be required to make up the difference between the UK/EU fees and international fees. A research training support grant of £5000 per year is available to cover research costs and local/national/international travel (conferences and exchanges).

PhD Studentship - Using intersectionality and behaviour change to enhance maternity care for Black women in the UK

1

100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid and annual living expenses at UKRI rate. Successful non-EU international students will be required to make up the difference between the UK/EU fees and international fees. A research training support grant of £5000 per year is available to cover research costs and local/national/international travel (conferences and exchanges).

PhD Studentship - Care homes and digital technology: Using data to enhance health, wellbeing and care

1

100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid and annual living expenses at UKRI rate. Successful non-EU international students will be required to make up the difference between the UK/EU fees and international fees. A research training support grant of £5000 per year is available to cover research costs and local/national/international travel (conferences and exchanges).

Catalyst Scholarship (Executive MBA or Strategic Leadership MSc)
 

One

 
 

A fee discount award of £3,000 (Executive MBA or Strategic Leadership MSc), payable towards the cost of tuition fees.

 
Responsible Leadership Scholarship (Strategic Leadership MSc)
 

One

 
 

A full fee award of £18,000 (Strategic Leadership MSc), payable towards the cost of tuition fees

 
Sustainable Impact Scholarship (Executive MBA)
 

One

 
 

A full fee award of £24,000 (Executive MBA), payable towards the cost of tuition fees

 
PhD Studentship in Biosciences - Using models of human behavioural change to advance laboratory animal welfare

1

100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid and annual living expenses of £15,285 (full award). Successful international candidates will be required to make up the difference between the UK/EU fees and international fees.

PhD Studentship in Cancer Biology - Single cell dissection of the clonal evolution of therapy resistant Burkitt lymphoma

1

100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid and annual living expenses of £15,285 (full award). 

Successful international candidates will be required to make up the difference between the UK/EU fees and international fees.

PhD studentship in hybrid perovskite device interface physics

1

100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid and annual living expenses of £15,009 International fees will be considered where possible. 

MBA Leadership Scholarships

A number of awards are available.

Awards of £12,000, payable towards the cost of tuition fees.

MBA Business Excellence Scholarships

A number of awards are available.

Awards of £8,000, payable towards the cost of tuition fees.

Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation MLitt/ PhD Studentships for Studies Relating to Japan

Up to 3.

£10,000 per year, contributing towards your MLitt/PhD tuition fees and living costs.

Postgraduate Masters Scholarships in the School of Geography, Politics and Sociology

Up to 2 full scholarships, partial scholarships available.

Full and partial tuition fee scholarships at the UK/EU rate.

The maximum scholarship will be full fee payment at the home / EU rate (expected to be £7410 for postgraduate taught programmes in 2019-20). Smaller scholarships may be awarded depending on the quality of applications received. 

Clinical Research Funding - various

Varies

School and Research Institute Studentships, Bursaries and Scholarships

Varies

Postgraduate Tuition Fee Instalments
2% Tuition Fee Discount

2% off annual tuition fee

Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan (CSFP)

Varies

Varies.

Charities and Trusts

Varies

Allergy Module Funding

Varies

Employer Sponsorship

Varies