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Graduate Research Scholarships

Graduate Research Scholarships are available for new management students at the University. Check if you're eligible for this award.

If you are applying for doctoral study in management, you may be eligible for a Graduate Research Scholarship.

Studentship value

Find out how much funding is available.


You could receive funding for up to four years. This includes:

  • Home tuition fees
  • training support fund of £1,000 each year (years 2, 3 and 4 only)
  • maintenance stipend of £16,062 each year (2022/23 rate)

Eligibility criteria

Find out if you are eligible for this award.


Funding eligibility

Home students can apply for this award.

In determining Home student status, we follow the UK government’s fee regulations and guidance from the UK Council for International Student Affairs (UKCISA).

You can find further information within our fee status guidance.

If you are an international applicant, you may be considered for an award if you are able to provide evidence of your ability to fund the difference between Home and Overseas tuition fees.

Academic eligibility

To be eligible for this award you should have a strong academic background and an exceptional scholarly vocation, including the desire and ability to support teaching in the broad subject area of your PhD.

For full details on eligibility, see the Terms and Conditions of Graduate Research Scholarships.


Application deadlines

Find out when you should submit your application.


Scheme opens

Scheme opened in November 2021.

Application deadline

Application deadline is Monday 7 March 2022 at 12 noon GMT.

Contact us

If you have any questions about doctoral funding, get in touch.