Fees and Funding


Students will be charged according to the Postgraduate taught tuition fee rates set by the UniversityPlease see the postgraduate fee rate on the link below.

University of Edinburgh postgraduate taught tuition fee rates


Higgs Centre MSc Scholarships

Two Higgs Centre MSc Prize Scholarships and one Walter Nimmo Walter Scott MSc Scholarship will be awarded to students on the MSc programmes in Mathematical Physics and Theoretical Physics for academic year 2017-18. Each scholarship has a value of £5,000. The value of the award will be deducted from tuition fees.
The scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic merit to students of any nationality. Candidates must have, or expect to obtain, a UK first-class honours degree or its overseas equivalent.
Highly Skilled Workforce Scholarships

The Highly Skilled Workforce Scholarships are available to UK nationals who are permanently domiciled in Scotland as well as EU nationals who have been accepted on eligible Master's degree programmes, including the MSc programmes in Theoretical Physics and Mathematical Physics. Eligible students should check the funding information and complete an online scholarship application

Apply for Highly Skilled Workforce Scholarship

More information on scholarships

Physics and Astronomy scholarships and funding webpage