University offers a number of general and subject-specific funding schemes. The aim of the scholarships is to attract the best and most motivated people to Edinburgh.
The University of Edinburgh, founded in 1582, is the sixth oldest university in the English-speaking world and one of Scotland’s ancient universities.
Candidates must have the minimum equivalent of a 2:1 degree at undergraduate level. A good result in a consequent and relevant Masters degree will also be expected.
Course Level: Studentships are available for PhD degree programme.
Study Subject: Studentships are tenable in law at University of Edinburgh.
Scholarship Award: Each studentship covers the UK/EU rate of fee and an annual stipend of £10,000. These are tenable for three years, subject to satisfactory academic progress.
Scholarship can be taken in the UK
- The studentship is open to applicants who have applied to study a full-time PhD in Law commencing in 2017-2018. Successful applicants will be expected to firmly accept the offer at the time when the results of the application process are announced. Candidates who already have an offer of financial sponsorship from elsewhere will not eligible.
- Applicants of any nationality are eligible to apply.
Nationality: International students are eligible to apply.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit. Candidates must have the minimum equivalent of a 2:1 degree at undergraduate level. A good result in a consequent and relevant Masters degree will also be expected.
Test Requirement: No
English Language Requirements: Non-native English Language speakers must meet the University entry requirements of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.
How to Apply: Eligible applicants should complete an online application. The closing date for applications is 3rd April 2017. Please note you will not be able to access the online application form unless you have applied for admission to the University of Edinburgh. The online scholarship application form is located in EUCLID and can be accessed via MyEd our web based information portal.
Application Deadline: The closing date for applications is April 3, 2017.