University of Bath

University Research Studentships

If you're a postgraduate research student, this studentship offers financial support throughout your University studies.

Applications from any field of research are eligible. Browse our FindaPhD for named projects currently available. Funding may also be available for excellent candidates who obtain an offer of a place for a project of their own choice.

Financial support

If you are chosen for this scheme, you will get:

  • full tuition fees
  • annual training support fee
  • Maintenance stipend £14,553 pa (2017/18 rate) for Home/EU only (no stipend for overseas fee status)


To apply, you must:

  • be a Home/EU/overseas postgraduate research student
  • meet any English language requirements before funding can be considered if your first language is not English

Ideally, you will have graduated (or be due to graduate) with an undergraduate Masters first class degree and/or MSc distinction (or overseas equivalent).

Eligible programmes

  • All programmes

How to apply

Applicants should complete a University of Bath online application form.

Apply for a University Research Studentship