Information for Prospective Students

Scholarships and Funding

Science & Technology Studies

Important information for Students

ESRC Funding 

The Department of Science and Technology Studies attracts funding for graduate study and research from the UK Research Councils.

The department's postgraduate degrees have ESRC recognition for 1+3 (MSc and PhD) and +3 (PhD only) funding. Applications for 1+3 funding will require the candidate to be accepted to study through to PhD level in an area covered by the ESRC.

Aristotle Scholarships

The department offers up to three scholarships for UK/EU and Overseas students admitted to one of their postgraduate taught programmes.

Awards are made on the basis of academic excellence.

The scholarship provides the UK/EU rate of fees (for overseas students, this studentship will pay for half the total of the overseas tuition fee).

Wellcome Trust

The department's MSc programmes fall under the remit of the Trust's Medical History and Humanities programme.  The department is permitted to propose one candidate for Master's funding per year.

Application and Information

For further information on all the above funding sources, please visit the Department of Science & Technology Studies' funding page.

The department can also be contacted at:

Department of Science & Technology Studies
University College London
Gower Street
London WC1E 6BT

Tel: +44 (0)20 7679 1328
Fax: +44 (0)20 7679 2328

Page last modified on 25 nov 13 09:36 by Patricia Newby

*NOTE: All scholarship and student funding schemes are subject to availability of funds, and details given here are subject to change at any time. Potential applicants are urged to check information regularly to ensure they are aware of current procedures, deadlines etc.

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