Funding for Masters 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 department and the School of Humanities and Social Sciences. You are also encouraged to visit the University's Scholarships and Bursaries website which includes helpful information about funding and a scholarships and bursaries database providing details of all funding opportunities offered by the University.

Support for funding bids

The Graduate Research School in the College of Social Sciences and International Studies can provide advice and support if you need help in applying for funding. Please contact us for more information.

Masters funding awards 2010/11

Awards  Description Application deadline 
Commonwealth Shared Scholarships Scheme Two awards available for the MPA or LLM International Human Rights Law 1 April 2010
International Masters Scholarships Scheme Four awards available within Humanities and Social Sciences 7 May 2010
MA Kurdish Studies studentships At least two awards covering tuition fees and maintenance 11 June 2010
John Tyndall Correspondence Project Bursaries The Department of History (Cornwall) are looking for two postgraduate students who would be able to transcribe a minimum of 125 letters, and be paid £8.50 an hour, working 5 hours a week for 30 weeks 1 August 2010
Humanities and Social Sciences full fee bursaries 12 full fee bursaries at UK/EU or International rate Competition closed
AHRC Masters studentships Four awards covering tuition fee and maintenance Competition closed
ESRC open competition Open to UK/EU student in specific subjects Competition closed
ESRC Politics studentship 1+3 award in Politics Competition closed
Clayton bursaries Two awards in Classics covering tuition fees Competition closed