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Studentship Budgets 2021/22

Stipends and fees for all UCL-hosted studentships for 2021/22.

These are the minimum stipends for studentships at UCL. The maximum stipend available to students, subject to budget, are the Wellcome Trust levels (relevant to the year of training/Project).

 

2021/22

2022/23*

2023/24 *

Grand Total

Minimum Student Stipend

£17,609

£17,983

£18,343

 

Home Fees**

£5,525

£5,692

£5,863

 

Other Costs

£1,200

£1,200

£1,200

 

Total

£24,334

£24,875

£25,406

£74,615

 

2021/22

2022/23 *

2023/24 *

2024/25 *

Grand Total 4-Year

Minimum Student Stipend

£17,609

£17,983

£18,343

£18,710

 

Home Fees**

£5,525

£5,692

£5,863

£6,039

 

Other Costs

£1,200

£1,200

£1,200

£1,200 

 

Total

£24,334

£24,875

£25,406

£25,949

£100,564

 

 

2021/22

2022/23 *

2023/24 *

2024/25 *

Grand Total 4-Year

Minimum Student Stipend

£17,609

£17,983

£18,343

£18,710

 

Home Fees**

£5,525

£5,692

£5,863

£6,039

 

Other Costs

£1,000

£5,000

£5,000

£5,000 

 

Total

£24,134

£28,675

£29,206

£29,749

£111,764

 

* - Estimated value, confirmed annually by the UCL Finance Committee.

** -Indicative except current year - confirmed annually.

Note 1 - The BBSRC also awards a ring-fenced amount for fieldwork activities.

Note 2 - You may wish to use the above figures for 'other costs' when calculating Research Studentships funded by other external funders as an indicative amount for projects undertaken in Biological & Medical Sciences arena.

Note 3 - UKRI Project Studentships fee for 2021/2022 is £4,500 including AHRC studentships.

Note 4 - Some funders allow for enhanced stipends above the rates shown, you should check with the funding award documentation and also the remaining budget on the financial system prior to any additional payment.  The maximum stipend allowed at UCL is as stated above (Wellcome Trust Levels).  All stipend payments and fee recovery should be made through the Portico Financial Management module (Form S).

Note 5 - You should always review all awards pertaining to a specific studentship (Industrial Case and partner Top-ups, Department core accounts) to ascertain the funding available to meet the costs; including enhanced stipends – ensuring that you charge the costs to the most appropriate funder account code in accordance with the terms and conditions or contractual agreements.