Edinburgh Law School PhD International Studentships 2017, UK


April 03, 2017



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Studentships for the PhD in Law will be offered for 2017-2018 funded by both Edinburgh Law School and the generous legacy of Edinburgh Law School alumnus Ewan Cameron

Each studentship covers the UK/EU rate of fee and an annual stipend of £10,000. These are tenable for three years, subject to satisfactory academic progress.


The studentship is open to applicants who have applied to study a full-time PhD in Law commencing in 2017-2018. Successful applicants will be expected to firmly accept the offer at the time when the results of the application process are announced. Candidates who already have an offer of financial sponsorship from elsewhere will not eligible.

Applicants of any nationality are eligible to apply.


The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit. Candidates must have the minimum equivalent of a 2:1 degree at undergraduate level. A good result in a consequent and relevant Masters degree will also be expected.


Eligible applicants should complete an online application

The closing date for applications is 3rd April 2017.

Please note you will not be able to access the online application form unless you have applied for admission to the University of Edinburgh.

When logging in to MyEd, you will need your University User Name and password.


Please direct your enquiry to the appropriate section.

Director of Scholarships and Student Administration

Robert Lawrie

Work: +44 (0)131 651 4221
Email: SSFS.director@ed.ac.uk

The Scholarships and Financial Support Team

The Scholarships and Financial Support Team can assist with any issues relating to:

  • Bursaries - the University's main bursary schemes for UK students
  • Financial Support - SAAS discretionary and childcare funds for UK students, and requests for financial assistance from overseas students
  • Loans - Federal and private loans for citizens of the United States and Canada
  • Scholarships - various University and externally funded scholarships across all levels and modes of study
  • Travel funds - limited funds are available to enable students to make visits abroad which are considered desirable for their courses of study

Work: +44 (0)131 651 4070
Email: studentfunding@ed.ac.uk

The Fees and Student Support Team

The Fees and Student Support Team can assist with any issues relating to:

  • Fees Status - is determined for all applicants by using nationality and country where you are "ordinary resident". This will also determine whether the level of tuition fee that you pay e.g. Overseas, EU, Rest of UK, Scotland
  • Graduate and Alumni discount - we administer the discount if you have applied
  • SAAS - confirming attendance so that you get your maintenance payments and we receive tuition fee payment on your behalf
  • SLC - confirming attendance so that you get your maintenance payments and we receive tuition fee payments if you have applied for a tuition fee loan. Notifying SLC of any change of circumstances
  • Sponsors - creating sponsor records from documentation confirming your award to ensure that the tuition fee invoice goes to your sponsor for payment and not to you
  • Tuition fees - how much you have been charged and any adjustments made if you withdraw or interrupt

Work: +44 (0)131 650 2230
Email: fees@ed.ac.uk


Scholarships and Student Funding

The University of Edinburgh

Old College, South Bridge,

Edinburgh, EH8 9YL


For more official information click "Further official information" below and apply via the online application system.

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December 07, 2016