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PhD Blog About Funding

by Mark Bennett

28 Jul 2022

Spotlight On: PhD Funding at EPSRC & UKRI Centres for Doctoral Training

Considering an innovative modern PhD in Science, Engineering and related fields? Or looking to tackle cutting edge Artificial Intelligence research? We've taken a closer look at funded PhD opportunities at new specialised Centres for Doctoral Training.

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by Ben Taylor

14 Jul 2022

A Look at Some Unusual Sources of PhD Funding

Coming in all shapes and sizes, there are lots of charities and trusts willing to fund talented PhD students. This is how to go about finding and securing that financial support.

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The Pros and Cons of Doctoral Training Programmes

Thinking about doing a PhD through a doctoral training programme? Here are a few things to consider before diving into the application.

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by Mark Bennett

12 May 2022

Doctoral Student Loans – A Few Things to Bear in Mind

You can now apply for a PhD loan for 2022! Here are a few things to bear in mind before you start your application.

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Postgraduate Student Finance Doctoral Applications Are Now Open!

It's time to start applying for postgraduate student finance. Read some tips and advice from the experts at the Student Loans Company.

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by Mark Bennett

07 Apr 2022

5 Other Ways to Help Pay for a PhD

Can't get a studentship and aren't sure about a loan? Here are a few more ways to help pay for a PhD, or keep your costs down.

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by Mark Bennett

23 Mar 2022

How to Find a PhD With International Funding

Did you know that you can use the FindAPhD search to uncover PhD projects with funding for international students? Here's how.

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by Mark Bennett

12 Jan 2022

International PhD Funding – Your 2022 Calendar

We've put together a shortlist of some of the most important international PhD funding options for 2022, complete with all the deadlines you need to be aware of.

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by Chris Banyard

16 Dec 2021

How Doctoral Training Partnership PhD Funding Actually Works

A student story of how a UK Research Council Funded Studentship really works

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by Melanie Brown

25 Nov 2021

How I (Eventually) Won a PhD Studentship - and How You can Boost Your Chances of Success

What's it like to actually apply for a PhD studentship? And what should you do if you aren't successful? One student shares her experiences.

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