For information on external funding opportunities, the University subscribes to the Alternative Guide to Postgraduate Funding and you can download a copy here


You can search for Postgraduate Taught and Research funding opportunities here




Postgraduate Research students can also search for funding opportunities available through the relevant research council. These are all listed below:


Leverhulme Trust 


Arts and Humanities Research Council


Economic and Social Research Council


Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council


Medical Research Council


Natural Environment Research Council





If you are unable to find a scholarship or grant to fund your studies, depending on your circumstances you may be eligible to apply for a Professional and Career Development Loan from a bank. More information on this can be found here and you can find out which banks offer the loan by calling the National Careers service on 0800 100 900