A range of scholarships and studentships are available for masters and research students. Some scholarships are funded by the University and some are funded by Research Councils, alumni, businesses and charities.
For students starting taught masters courses or research degrees between September 2015 and January 2016 the following scholarships are currently available.
|White Rose College of the Arts & Humanities (WRoCAH): Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) studentships||
|Economics and Social Research Council (ESRC) Studentships||
|TBC||Details to be announced|
Science funding from Research Councils UK
Information about funding from the following Research Councils is available from departments:
- Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC)
- Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC)
- Medical Research Council (MRC)
- Natural Environment Research Council (NERC)
- Science & Technology Facilities Council (STFC)
- Wellcome Trust
|Scholarship||Subject group(s) / courses||Applications|
|TSYS master scholarships||
||Details to be announced in January 2015|
|White Rose College of the Arts and Humanities: Research preparation masters scholarships||TBC||Details to be announced in January 2015|
|York Masters Opportunity Awards||TBC||Details to be announced|
|Bridge Scholarships||TBC||Details to be announced|
|YuFund Scholarships||TBC||Details to be announced|
We offer a number of scholarships for international students each year, awarded on a competitive basis. These scholarships are only available to students who will be paying tuition fees at the overseas rate.
Some academic departments offer their own subject-based funding opportunities and scholarships for masters and research students:
York Graduate Loyalty Discount
York offers a discount in taught postgraduate masters tuition fees for all Home and EU alumni who have graduated with an undergraduate degree from the University of York.
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To be eligible for most scholarships you will need to hold an offer with us, therefore apply as soon as possible to your chosen course.
Other sources of funding
- Funding for postgraduate study (gov.uk)