Vice Chancellor’s International Scholarship for Research Excellence at University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham
PhD Degree

Deadline: 24 April 2020 (annual)
Study in:  UK
Course starts 1 Oct 2020-1 Feb 2021

Brief description: 

The University of Nottingham offers scholarships for outstanding international students who wish to pursue a PhD or MPhil research programme at the University.

Host Institution(s):

University of Nottingham, United Kingdom

Level/Fields of study:

Full-time PhD or MPhil in any subject (excluding engineering) at University of Nottingh

*Engineering research students should apply for the Dean of Engineering Research Scholarship for International Excellence.

Number of Awards:

Not specified

Target group:

Students classified as ‘overseas’ for fee purposes

Scholarship value/duration:

The scholarships cover the tuition fees and a £1,015 monthly living allowance.  These will be awarded in each year of your three-year PhD, subject to satisfactory progress.


You can apply for this scholarship if you:

  • • are classed as an overseas student for fee purposes AND
  • • hold an offer to start a full-time PhD or MPhil in any subject (excluding engineering) at University of Nottingham UK with a start date that falls on or between 1 October 2020 and 1 February 2021

Application instructions:

Due to changes in the University’s scholarship allocation following the Covid-19 pandemic, this scholarship will not be awarded in 2021.

You must apply for and receive an offer to study a full-time PhD before applying for this scholarship.  Applications should be made via the scholarships section of MyNottingham once you have received an offer to study. The closing date for scholarships applications is at midnight (UK time) on Friday 24 April 2020.

It is important to visit the official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.


Official Website:

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