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Scholarships and studentships

Postgraduate taught fees and funding

There are no scholarships or funding opportunities to show here right now. You may still be able to find a funding option that you are eligible for on our undergraduate funding or postgraduate funding pages.

Closed postgraduate taught funding opportunities

Opportunities that are currently closed may reopen again for future academic years.

Postgraduate research fees and funding

The following PhD studentship is available for October 2022 entry:

We also have a wide range of projects for students who can fund their own studies. All the projects we currently have available are listed on our PhD research projects page.

Other funding information

York Graduate Research School (YGRS) PhD Scholarships

As part of the University's commitment to increase diversity and inclusion among our PGR community, York Graduate Research School (YGRS) is offering up to six fully-funded PhD scholarships for UK candidates who self-identify as being from a Black, Asian or Minority Ethnic background. For details about the scholarships and how to apply, visit the YGRS PhD scholarships page. Applications for 2022/23 are open until Friday 29 April 2022, 11.59pm BST.

UK government doctoral loan scheme

UK government doctoral loan scheme: If you're starting a research degree from August 2021, you may be entitled to a government-backed loan of up to £27,265. Find out more about the loan scheme.

Any questions?

Postgraduate Admissions Enquiries
Kate Bate and Liz Richardson - 

Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Professor Stephen Smith - 

+44 (0)1904 324485