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School of Geography

University Research Scholarships

Session 2017-18

A number of UK and EU studentships are available for Session 2017-18 for study with up to 2 awards  available in each Faculty for full-time or part-time study.  These awards provide academic fees and an annual maintenance grant of approximately £14,296 (2016/17 rate).

Faculty of Environment closing date:  10 March 2017

Please read this information carefully, as your application will be automatically rejected if you do not meet ALL of the criteria listed below.

  • Applicants MUST first submit a research degree study application form and be in receipt of a Student ID Number1. Applicants without a valid Student ID Number will be rejected. To apply for a place please click here
  • These awards are only available to nationals from the UK and EU and are not open to applicants who are liable to pay academic fees at the international fee rate;
  • Applicants must hold a First Degree at undergraduate level equivalent to at least a UK Upper Second Class Honours degree. Applicants should either have graduated with the appropriate First Degree or be in their final year of study;
  • Applicants whose first language is not English must meet the University’s English Language requirements.  You should have a valid test result, which is normally no more than two years old by your official start date at the University of Leeds. Examples of an acceptable English Language Standard can be found at:
  • These awards are not open to individuals who have already been awarded or are currently studying for a Doctoral degree or equivalent.

 For further details and information on how to apply, please click here