About the award

What is available? Three x 50% tuition fee scholarships

Duration 3.0 years

For tuition fee scholarships, a maximum of 50% discount is available on International tuition fees. Where a discount on tuition fees has already been agreed with the University of Exeter via a government sponsor or other funding scheme agreement for 2020 entry, an additional Global Excellence Scholarship will be applied up to a maximum of 50% discount in total.

Scholarships are available in the following subject areas within the College of Life and Environmental Sciences at the University of Exeter, and at all campuses:

Awards will be granted to the strongest applicants based on an assessment of the applicant’s:

  • Academic excellence
  • Research potential
  • Research proposal

Administrative Contacts & How To Apply

Please click here for more information and details of how to apply

Entry Requirements

Successful applicants should normally have a good first degree (at least 2.1, or international equivalent) in a relevant field of study.

If English is not your first language you will need to meet the English language requirements and provide proof of proficiency.  Click here for more information and a list of acceptable alternative tests.

Applicants will be expected to have identified and approached a potential supervisor and to have supervision agreed in principle. To help find an appropriate supervisor please use the Research Expertise search function on our Postgraduate Research website.

  • Applicants would be expected to start their studies in September 2020. Students/applicants who have already commenced PhD study, or who hold a deferred offer, or who wish to apply for deferred entry are not eligible for this award.
  • Recipients are expected to commit to engagement beyond their doctoral studies through contributing to the research environment of their discipline and the College, by participating in research activities, accessing skills development training and opportunities, and career development. Continued funding would be dependent on satisfactory evidence of this engagement having taken place.

This award is only open to applicants whose fee status is classed as International. Therefore this award is not open to Home or EU students. Click here for further information about fee status.

Funding Notes

3 x 50% International Tuition fee waivers. For successful applicants this funding will be recurrent for 3 years.

Funding Information

Funding applies to:

This award is only open to applicants whose fee status is classed as International.

Application Deadline:

2 March 2020

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