University of Exeter funding: Alumni scholarships for PhDs

Alumni scholarships for Doctoral-level study

About the award

We are pleased to offer a scholarship of £1,000 for Home/EU alumni and £3,000 for international alumni starting an MPhil/PhD or other Doctoral degree with us in the 2019/20 academic year. The scholarship for Masters by Research students is £750 (Home/EU fee payers); £3,000 (international fee payers).

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 is available pro-rata to those who choose to study for the above programmes part-time starting in September 2019.

How to apply

Submit your application for Doctoral-level study by 15 September 2019 at the latest in order to be eligible.


Application deadline:15th September 2019
Value:£750-£3,000 dependent on programme and fee status
Duration of award:for 1 year
Contact: Doctoral College enquiries