Edinburgh Global Research Scholarship is funded by The Edinburgh University. 30 scholarships are offered students each year. University offers different funding types and this scholarship option is one of them.
Edinburgh Global Research Scholarship: Eligibility
Only PhD degree students in any field benefit from this scholarship. This is a good option for international students. Academic success has an important role to get this scholarship. Outstanding successful students that have research potential is chosen. There is a big competition among candidates. So; as minimum upper second class honors degree is ideal. But because of competition you have more chance if you have first class Bachelor’s degree. Financial situation of students do not considered. Also, nationality and study field is not considered too. So applicants from all nationalities are eligible to get Edinburgh Global Research Scholarship. University requires English language qualification. So every student should prove their English. This situation is also same for native English students. All English language qualification is valid for application. IELTS tests from any IELTS center are proper for applications.
Scholarship covers chargeable of international graduate student and difference between the tuition fee of UK/EU graduate students.
How to Apply Edinburgh Global Research Scholarship?
To apply Edinburgh Global Research Scholarship; students first apply a suitable a full-time PhD research program in Edinburgh University. After that you need to apply scholarship as soon as possible to not miss deadlines. Eligible students must complete online application. Deadline is 1st February 2016. Results will be announced in May 2016. All applicants will be informed. You can find the application form from the Edinburgh University website.