University of Exeter Progression to Postgraduate Research Programmes

About the award

We are pleased to offer a scholarship of up to £1,000 towards the cost of first-year tuition fees to University of Exeter graduates progressing directly from undergraduate study to selected MbyRes, MPhil or PhD programmes in September 2018.

The scholarships are available for any 2018 University of Exeter graduates progressing to the research degrees specified below in September 2018;

  • College of Life and Environmental Sciences - MbyRes, and MPhil /PhD (£1,000)
  • College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences - MbyRes and PhD (£1,000)
  • College of Humanities - MbyRes (£750)

In order to be eligible for the scholarship, you must obtain the necessary academic and English language entry requirements for your chosen programme.

The scholarship cannot be held in conjunction with any other scholarship or studentship.  It will be automatically deducted from your tuition fees and will be split between your September and January tuition fees payments.  If you choose not to continue your studies before making the final January payment, you will be required to pay back the scholarship received to date.  The scholarship is not available for students who choose to have a break before continuing their studies, but it is available pro-rata to those who choose to study for the above programmes part-time starting in September 2018.


Application deadline:15th September 2018
Value:£750 to £1,000
Duration of award:for 1 year
Contact: Postgraduate

How to apply

This award is applied automatically to all University of Exeter students who progress; you do not need to apply separately.  Submit your postgraduate application to study by 15 September 2018 at the latest in order to be eligible.