Durham University is committed to supporting the best students irrespective of financial circumstances. The following scholarships and bursaries are either funded by the University, through partnerships with external organisations or through generous donations from alumni and friends of the University.
The scholarships, awards and bursaries below are dedicated to supporting students from countries around the world.
Other options for funding your studies may also be available.
Postgraduate Taught Programmes (PGT)
Postgraduate Research Programmes (PGR)
Please ensure that you submit an academic application to Durham University by the deadline date of the scholarship you are applying for.
|British Council Women in STEM - PGT||Deadline midnight on 18th March 2022|
|Chevening Scholarships - PGT||Deadline 02/11/2021|
|China Scholarship Council - PGR|
|Colfuturo - PGT/PGR||Please see web site|
|Commonwealth Masters Scholarships - PGT||Deadline 16.00 (UK) 01/11/2021|
|Commonwealth Shared Scholarships - PGT||Deadline 16.00 (UK) 20/12/2021|
|Commonwealth PhD Scholarships - PGR||Deadline 16.00 (UK) 01/11/2021|
|Commonwealth Split-Site Doctoral Scholarships||Due to open November 2022|
|Durham Palestine Educational Trust - PGT||Open 1st January 2022 to 30th March 2022|
|Fulbright - Durham Scholarship - PGT||Deadline 17:00 (UK) 12/10/2021|
|Hatfield Lioness Scholarship - PGT||Opens 1st January 2022 to 31st March 2022|
(Bangladesh, India, Malaysia, Nigeria, Pakistan and Vietnam)
|Marshall Scholarship - PGT|
|Said Scholarship - PGT||Deadline 17.00 (UK) 29/10/2021|
|Santander -UG/PGT||Open 5th January 2022 to 31st March 2022|
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