Funding and Scholarships

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Northern Ireland and EU students

New Postgraduate
Tuition Fee Loan up to £5,500

If your postgraduate course started in academic year 2017-2018 or after, 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.

Funding and scholarships
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FUNDING YOUR DOCTORATE

PhD funded studentships


Current studentship opportunities

Find a supervisor

Browse the profiles of our researchers to see where your research interests could fit in.

Find a PhD Supervisor
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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
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Students resident in Great Britain

Postgraduate Tuition Fee Loan

Students resident in England may be eligible for a loan up to £10,690 to study a taught or research Masters in any subject.

Scotland has confirmed postgraduate loans up to £10,000 for 2018 with Wales confirming postgraduate student loans up to £13,000 for 2018.

More details (Gov.uk)
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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. Take a look at the scholarships which may be available to you.

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

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