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Looking for a postgraduate research opportunity?

We are a young, vibrant university with a unique and exciting research environment and have established a strong reputation in a range of research areas.

Our postgraduate research community continues to grow and we regularly offer scholarships for research degrees  – details of our current funding opportunities are listed below. New opportunities will be listed as they arise, so please check this page frequently.

Prospective students in need of funding are advised to start researching funding opportunities well in advance of commencing their studies. Websites of individual academic partners  may contain information on forthcoming studentships –and you can also explore funding options by contacting staff within your subject area to find out how previous students have financed their studies.


Funded opportunities currently available

Listed below are the funded studentship opportunities, currently accepting applications:

  • Developing a trait-based approach to understand Sphagnum responses to hydrological stress in the context of peatland restoration. PhD project at the Environmental Research Institute, North Highland College UHI – closing date 09 October 2020 – details on ERI website