Fees, Scholarships and Funding


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


Higgs Centre MSc Prize Scholarships

Two Higgs Centre MSc Prize Scholarships will be awarded to students on the MSc programmes in Mathematical Physics and Theoretical Physics for academic year 2018-19. 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. The closing date for scholarship applications is 1st May 2018.

Highly Skilled Workforce Scholarships

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. The closing date for scholarship applications is 28th May 2018.

Postgraduate loans

Postgraduate loans are available to UK and EU students. These can be used towards tuition fees and (in some cases) living expenses. For details, see the link below.

More information on scholarships