Fees and funding information for Postgraduate Research degrees Fees and funding information for Postgraduate Research degrees

These pages contain information on fees and funding relating to postgraduate research degrees. 

For further information and general enquiries please email the Postgraduate Research Office or telephone +44 (0)1603 591709.

Postgraduate Research Studentships Postgraduate Research Studentships

Further information about postgraduate research studentships can be found on the Faculty Graduate School webpages:

Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences 
Faculty of Science
Faculty of Social Sciences

To be considered for a studentship you do not need to make a separate application. Please indicate on your application for admission that you wish to be considered for a studentship.

Doctoral Loans Doctoral Loans

From 2018/19 academic year Student Finance England will provide a contribution to costs loan of up to £25,000 from both the English and Welsh governments for new students studying for postgraduate doctoral degree courses, who are not in receipt of Research Council funding, social work or NHS bursaries. 

The doctoral loans cover the entire registered course, this means that it covers both the period of study and the period of registration for each course.    

Eligibility for new students and information on how to apply can be found on the links below: 

Home/EU fees



International Fees



Studentships and Stipends