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University of Edinburgh Global Research Scholarship 2019/2020 for International Students

The University of Edinburgh offers Edinburgh Global Research Scholarship for international students to study for PhD in 2019/2020 academic year. 

Application Deadline: 1st February 2019 23:59 BST

Offered annually? Yes

Eligible Countries: International

To be taken at (country): University of Edinburgh UK

Type: PhD

Selection Criteria

  • Applicants must be of outstanding academic merit and research potential.
  • Although candidates with an upper second class honours Bachelor’s degree (or the overseas equivalent) can be considered, in order to be competitive you should really have a first class Bachelor’s degree supplemented by an excellent Master’s degree.
  • Other factors such as financial status, nationality and the proposed field of study are not taken into account.


  • The awards are open to overseas nationals commencing a PhD in any field of study in 2019-2020.
  • Applicants must be liable to pay tuition fees at the rate applicable to overseas students and must have been offered admission to a full-time PhDresearch programme of study.

Number of Scholarships: 30

Benefits: Each award covers the difference between the tuition fee for a UK/EU graduate student and that chargeable to an overseas graduate student. The awards do not cover maintenance expenses.

Duration: Subject to satisfactory progress, the awards are tenable for up to three years.

How can I Apply?

  • Information on how to apply will follow shortly – the closing date will be 1st February 2019.

Visit Scholarship Webpage for Details

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