UK (PhD) Scholarship: University of Edinburgh

Many promising overseas scholarship opportunities at the moment. Not only full scholarships, partial
scholarships are also feasible to follow, especially for those who want to fund their own studies but at a
lower cost. The University of Edinburgh, UK offers this second choice. Through the Edinburgh Global
Research Scholarship , international applicants can take a S3 (PhD) scholarship to take a research degree
in all fields offered by the University of Edinburgh.

The campus, located in Edinburgh, England, provides 30 scholarships that can be contested for the 2019-
2020 academic year. This award is intentionally designed to hook the best candidates outside the UK to
get their PhD at the University of Edinburgh. The main objectives are applicants with satisfactory
academic achievement and potential research.

Selected candidates can extend the University of Edinburgh scholarship for up to three years by seeing
progress during the study. Scholarships are provided in the form of tuition fees , while other costs need
to be provided by yourself, such as living expenses, maintenance, etc.


  1. Scholarships are open to international students who want to take research degrees from all fields of
    study offered in 2019 – 2020
  2. Pelama is responsible for paying the tuition fees that apply to students international and has applied
    for registration to study into a PhD research program in full.

Other factors such as financial condition, citizenship and proposed fields of study are not taken into
account. The main considerations are academic achievement and research potential.

Before you can apply for a scholarship at the University of Edinburgh, applicants must first register with
the University of Edinburgh ( and have full EASE authentication.

  • EASE (Edinburgh Authentication Service).

Once registered, you can directly apply for a scholarship by filling in the online application form and
attaching some of the documents requested. To log in using a username and password when registering
for a university.

Selected candidates will be notified of the results of the selection no later than the end of January 2020.
More complete information can be asked by phone: +44 (0) 131 651 4070 or email: