Financial support

If you've questions or need advice about tuition fee support, contact Student Services.

Postgraduate maintenance

PG Maintenance payments are paid quarterly in advance. To receive payment, you need to:

Maintenance payments from sponsors are subject to signed contract agreements and income having been received.

Payment schedule

Quarterly payments are due by:

  • 1 October
  • 1 January
  • 1 April
  • 1 July.

For exact dates see below.

Returning students

The next payment date is Monday 31 December 2018

A notification will be sent to your University email address by 5.00pm on Tuesday 11 December 2018.  If you do not receive an email or there is an error on the remittance advice, please email Studentships by 10.00am on Tuesday 18 December 2018.  Maintenance will be paid into your nominated UK bank account.

Students who are no longer fully registered.

Should you suspend, leave or transfer to continuation/writing up, submit or be no longer eligible for the payments for any reason; payments will stop and any prepaid maintenance must be repaid.

Strand 3 PhD Mobility

All students in receipt of the scholarship need to visit the Studentship office on level 3 of Wessex House room 3.44 the office is open 10.00 am to 4.00pm Monday to Friday.

Visiting students

As soon as you arrive come to the Studentship offices so we can arrange payment of your scholarship.

Outgoing students

Please visit the Studentship office at least 4 weeks before you leave to arrange your finances while you are away from the University of Bath.  More information on Global Partner Research Scholarships can be found on the International Funding website

Undergraduate Vacation Bursary

To receive the Vacation bursary please complete the Undergraduate BACS Maintenance/Stipend form and hand it in to the Studentship Office.