Funding your PhD for entry in 2024-25

The Department of Urban Studies and Planning invests heavily in PhD study and the development of our postgraduate community.

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Applications are assessed on the basis of academic success and qualifications, experience, research background, an excellent, original and well-articulated research proposal, the potential impact of the research and a good match with supervisor/department expertise.

Scholarship opportunities for 2024/5 entry 

Now closed - Decisions are made and communicated to applicants between the end of February to the end of April, depending on the scheme. If you have any questions about scholarships please see our FAQs

Urban Studies and Planning Funding Application Process

Now closed

Applicant-led scholarships

Now closed

Scholarships offered with an existing research project

The following funding competitions are open:

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