Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences

Taught postgraduate funding

Scholarships & studentships

  • Scholarships contribute towards the Tuition Fees.
  • Studentships cover the cost of Tuition Fees and they can also include a Stipend (living expenses).
Award Description Apply
UK Government Postgraduate Loans Scheme These loans provide up to £10,000 a year for taught masters courses in all subject areas. Further information
University of Bath International Scholarships Scheme There are 75 scholarships worth £3,000 each in the University of Bath International Scholarships Scheme (UoBISS). These are for international fee-paying full-time taught master's applicants from any country and for any subject area.

Enquiries: internationalscholarships@bath.ac.uk
Further information
Bursaries We are also offering 10 bursaries of £6,000 as part of the University of Bath Postgraduate Taught Bursary Scheme. Further information
Santander Masters Scholarships for students in Latin America There are five Santander Masters Scholarships each worth £5,000 for international fee-paying full-time taught master’s applicants for any subject area.

Students must be a graduate of a university in the Santander network in one of the following countries: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Puerto Rico and Uruguay.

Enquiries: internationalscholarships@bath.ac.uk
Further information
Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences Postgraduate Taught Scholarships There are 20 Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences scholarships each worth £2,000 for international fee-paying full-time taught master's applicants from any country for MA/MSc courses in the Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences.

Enquiries: internationalscholarships@bath.ac.uk
Further information
Euromasters scholarships
If you're intending to study the MA Contemporary European Studies (Euromasters) course, then you can apply for funding to support you. We have funding available for new students and current undergraduate students. Further information
MA Interpreting and Translating scholarship If you're looking to study the MA Interpreting and Translating European or Russian course, then you can apply for funding to support you. Further information
Commonwealth Shared Scholarships Scheme (CSSS) Awards

Students from Commonwealth countries studying the following full-time courses are eligible to apply:

Find out more and apply
Enhanced Learning Credits Administration Services (ELCAS) Current and ex-service personnel from the Ministry of Defence can apply for discounts for the following courses:
Enquiries: i.holmes@bath.ac.uk or m.wilson3@bath.ac.uk
Application details are available on the ELCAS website
Global Study Awards These awards offer up to £10,000 to finance your tuition fee and living expenses if you intend to study abroad. Apply online
Postgrad Solutions Study Bursaries If you are starting a postgraduate course in the academic year 2018-19 you are eligible to apply for a Postgrad Solutions Study Bursary. Each bursary is worth £500 and they are open to students from anywhere in the world. Apply online

Ideas for other sources of funding

For help searching for funding, view our guide to searching for postgraduate funding.