Additional awards

The University offers a wide range of scholarships and bursaries and you can find out more on the PhD Funding pages of the University’s website.

You can also use the searchable funding database to check which studentships and bursaries you may be eligible for.

Funding opportunities

We offer a generous range of funding opportunities to students. The following awards are currently available:

AwardValueApplication deadlineDescription
EPSRC DTP PhD studentship: Modelling for Circular Economy 3.5 year studentship: UK/EU tuition fees and an annual maintenance allowance at current Research Council rate. Current rate of £14,296 per year. Wed 11th Jan 2017 EPSRC Funded studentship available for September 2017 entry. The studentship will provide funding of fees and a stipend which is currently £14,296 per annum for 2016-17.
Diamond Jubilee Scholarship Up to 4 years – Home/EU fees Sun 15th Jan 2017 The University is offering the Diamond Jubilee Scholarships to support a high quality Home/EU student to undertake a PhD or doctoral study at Exeter. The award pays the full Home/EU fees for up to 4 years.
Exeter International Excellence Scholarship for Postgraduate Research Full international fees plus research allowance and £14,296 annual stipend Sun 15th Jan 2017 The University is offering 20 Exeter International Excellence Scholarships for Postgraduate Research to top students from around the world. The award pays international fees, a research allowance and stipend (currently £14,296 pa) for up to 3.5 years.
ESRC SWDTP +3 and 1+3 Studentships: Accounting £14,263 plus UK/EU tuition fees for eligible students Thu 2nd Feb 2017 The University of Exeter is pleased to be offering ESRC funded 1+3 or +3 studentships as part of the South West Doctoral Training Partnership for entry in 2017-18. Within the SWDTP, the Business School is currently inviting applications for ESRC-facing research in: Accounting
ESRC SWDTP +3 and 1+3 Studentships: Business, Institutions and Policy £14,263 plus UK/EU tuition fees for eligible students Thu 2nd Feb 2017 The University of Exeter is pleased to be offering ESRC funded 1+3 or +3 studentships as part of the South West Doctoral Training Partnership for entry in 2017-18. Within the SWDTP, the Business School is currently inviting applications for ESRC-facing research in: Business, Institutions and Policy
ESRC SWDTP +3 and 1+3 Studentships: Economics £14,263 plus UK/EU tuition fees for eligible students Thu 2nd Feb 2017 The University of Exeter is pleased to be offering ESRC funded 1+3 or +3 studentships as part of the South West Doctoral Training Partnership for entry in 2017-18. Within the SWDTP, the Business School is currently inviting applications for ESRC-facing research in: Economics
ESRC SWDTP +3 and 1+3 Studentships: Firms, Markets and Value £14,263 plus UK/EU tuition fees for eligible students Thu 2nd Feb 2017 The University of Exeter is pleased to be offering ESRC funded 1+3 or +3 studentships as part of the South West Doctoral Training Partnership for entry in 2017-18. Within the SWDTP, the Business School is currently inviting applications for ESRC-facing research in: Firms, Markets and Value
ESRC SWDTP +3 and 1+3 Studentships: Global Political Economy £14,263 plus UK/EU tuition fees for eligible students Thu 2nd Feb 2017 The University of Exeter is pleased to be offering ESRC funded 1+3 or +3 studentships as part of the South West Doctoral Training Partnership for entry in 2017-18. Within the SWDTP, the Business School is currently inviting applications for ESRC-facing research in Global Political Economy
ESRC SWDTP +3 and 1+3 Studentships: Management Studies £14,263 plus UK/EU tuition fees for eligible students Thu 2nd Feb 2017 The University of Exeter is pleased to be offering ESRC funded 1+3 or +3 studentships as part of the South West Doctoral Training Partnership for entry in 2017-18. Within the SWDTP, the Business School is currently inviting applications for ESRC-facing research in: Management Studies
ESRC SWDTP +3 and 1+3 Studentships: Organisation Studies £14,263 plus UK/EU tuition fees for eligible students Thu 2nd Feb 2017 The University of Exeter is pleased to be offering ESRC funded 1+3 or +3 studentships as part of the South West Doctoral Training Partnership for entry in 2017-18. Within the SWDTP, the Business School is currently inviting applications for ESRC-facing research in: Organisation Studies
ESRC SWDTP +3 and 1+3 Studentships: Organisations in Transition £14,263 plus UK/EU tuition fees for eligible students Thu 2nd Feb 2017 The University of Exeter is pleased to be offering ESRC funded 1+3 or +3 studentships as part of the South West Doctoral Training Partnership for entry in 2017-18. Within the SWDTP, the Business School is currently inviting applications for ESRC-facing research in Innovation, Service Systems, modelling and simulation
ESRC SWDTP +3 and 1+3 Studentships: Sustainability and Circular Economy £14,263 plus UK/EU tuition fees for eligible students Thu 2nd Feb 2017 The University of Exeter is pleased to be offering ESRC funded 1+3 or +3 studentships as part of the South West Doctoral Training Partnership for entry in 2017-18. Within the SWDTP, the Business School is currently inviting applications for ESRC-facing research in Sustainability and Circular Economy
Sports Scholarship and High Performance Programme up to £3000 plus additional support services & coaching Fri 31st Mar 2017 Sports scholarships are awarded to students of outstanding sporting ability who show evidence of achievement at international level in their chosen sport. We also encourage applications from students who have achieved at national or regional level for consideration onto our High Performance Programme.
University of Exeter Progression Scholarship £1000 There is no application for this award. You will be automatically considered. A £1000 tuition fee discount for all University of Exeter students who progress directly from an undergraduate degree to a postgraduate degree in September 2017.