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.

University of Edinburgh postgraduate taught tuition fee rates


Higgs Centre MSc Scholarships

Two Higgs Centre MSc Prize Scholarships, one Walter Nimmo Walter Scott MSc Scholarship, and one Walter and Norma Nimmo MSc Scholarship will be awarded to students on the MSc programmes in Mathematical Physics and Theoretical Physics for academic year 2019-20. 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 2019. Applications are now open for 2019/20.

Apply for Higgs Centre MSc Prize Scholarship

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.

Postgraduate loans (UK)

More information on scholarships