Scholarships available for postgraduate research degrees Scholarships available for postgraduate research degrees

There has never been a better time to improve your knowledge, expertise and skills through postgraduate research. We are proud to offer a number of partial fee scholarships for Postgraduate Research degrees in various subject areas and to enable candidates from across the world to experience the excellent research environment we have at UEA and on the Norwich Research Park.

For fully-funded or self-funded postgraduate opportunities, please visit the PhDs and Studentships page or the Faculty Graduate School pages.


UEA Alumni 10% Scholarships

A scholarship of a 10% fee reduction is available to UEA Alumni looking to return to undertake postgraduate research at UEA to start during 2016-17. Terms and conditions apply.


Vice-Chancellor’s International Partnership Doctoral Scholar Award

A scholarship of a 20% fee reduction is available to recent graduates from international partner universities or those recommended by our international agent partners looking to undertake postgraduate research at UEA to start during 2016-17. Terms and conditions apply.

A scholarship of a 10% fee reduction is available to UEA Alumni looking to return to undertake postgraduate research at UEA to start during 2016-17. Terms and conditions apply.


The Andy Ripley PhD Studentship

The Andy Ripley Scholarship is supported by donors and supports a student whose PhD focuses on the diagnosis, treatment or prevention of prostate cancer. The studentship offers up to £75,000 to fully fund fees, stipend and RTSG.

Find out more information about The Andy Ripley PhD Studentship.


The FJW Oncology Scholarship

The FJW Oncology is a donor-funded scholarship to support a postgraduate research student whose PhD focuses on an aspect of cancer research. The Scholarship offers £3,000 annually for a maximum of 3 years and contributes either towards the recipients fees, or is given as a maintenance grant.

This scholarship will next be available for 2018 entry.

Find out more information about The FJW Oncology Scholarship.


50% Final Year Undergraduate Continuation Scholarships

Current final year UEA undergraduate students who gain a 1st class degree and progress immediately onto a postgraduate research course starting in 2016-17 will receive a 50% fee reduction scholarship. Those who do not gain a 1st class degree will still be eligible for the 10% UEA Alumni Scholarship outlined above. Terms and conditions apply.


International Postgraduate Scholarships

Details of other funding opportunities for international students can be found here.


Any questions?

Please contact pgr.enquiries.admiss@uea.ac.uk for more information.