Funding and Scholarships

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Northern Ireland and EU students

New Postgraduate
Tuition Fee Loan up to £5,500

From the academic year 2017/18, the Department for the Economy will provide a tuition fee loan of up to £5,500 per NI / EU student for postgraduate study.

Tuition fee loans

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Postgraduate taught funding

Masters' Scholarships Opportunities

There are a range of available scholarships for Masters students at Queen's University across faculties and schools.

Masters' Scholarships



PhD funded studentships

We offer fully funded studentships to outstanding postgraduate researchers across our three faculties and six Doctoral Training Centres.

PhD Funded Studentships

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Fees and Finance

Other funding available

There are additional sources of funding available for NI, EU and International students.

Find out more


Students resident in Great Britain

Postgraduate Tuition Fee Loan

Students resident in England may be eligible for a loan up to £10,280 to study a taught or research Masters in any subject.

Scotland has confirmed postgraduate loans up to £10,000 for 2017 with Wales confirming postgraduate student loans up to £10,280 for 2017.

More details (

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International scholarships

committed to nurturing top international postgraduates

Each year, the University offers scholarships to talented, fee-paying students from overseas. Scholarships for the 2017/18 academic year are now open for applications.

Full listing

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Postgraduate study loan

Student Universal Support Ireland (SUSI) Loan

The ROI offer a study grant of up to €6270 for Postgraduate Study in Northern Ireland. Eligibility criteria applies.

Postgraduate loans in the Republic of Ireland

Postgraduate Tuition fees

Fee rates and charges