Student funding opportunities

Find out more about scholarships and other funding available for our postgraduate students

Postgraduate research funding opportunities



Closing Date



University of Glasgow Alumni Discount

31 January 2021

College of Social Sciences (CoSS) PhD Scholarships

07 December 2020 (Student-led AHRC applicants)

07 January 2021 (Student-led ESRC applicants)

25 February 2021 (supervisor-led)

China Scholarship Council (CSC) PhD Scholarships

28 February 2021

University of Glasgow Staff Research Scholarship

31 December each year

Lord Kelvin/Adam Smith (LKAS) PhD Studentships

Not being offered in 2021/22

University of Edinburgh and University of Glasgow Joint PhD Studentships

Not being offered in 2021/22

Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) Doctoral Studentships


Carnegie/Caledonian PhD Scholarships




Postgraduate taught funding

Financial Support