Aberdeen Global Scholarship

The Aberdeen Global Scholarship is a £2,000 tuition fee discount open to eligible self-funded international Masters students from all around the world.

Indian students are eligible for a further £3,000 reduction in tuition fees, meaning there is a total of £5,000 available.

Your scholarship will be awarded as tuition fee discount and the value of the scholarship will be included in your CAS letter.

Find out more and apply for the Aberdeen Global Scholarship


Saltire Scholarship

Scotland’s Saltire Scholarships is a programme of scholarships offered by the Scottish Government in collaboration with Scottish universities. Our chosen scholars are people who aspire to become influential leaders in their future careers. They have wide ranging interests outside their studies and a desire to broaden their personal and academic experience in Scotland.

Scholarships are available to citizens of the following countries: Canada, China (including Hong Kong), India, Japan, Pakistan or USA. 

Eligibility Criteria

  • Be a citizen of Canada, China, Hong Kong, Japan, India, Pakistan and USA. 
  • Have obtained an offer of a place to study full-time at the University of Aberdeen. On-line and distance learning courses are not eligible for funding
  • Preferably have a place on a one-year postgraduate taught masters
  • Have not previously completed undergraduate studies at a Scottish University

Please refer to Saltire Scholarships website for further information and to apply. 

The closing date for applications is Friday, 31st July 2020 at midnight BST.


Available Funding - India

Undergraduate
Postgraduate Taught

Aberdeen Alumni Discount

20% discount is available for University of Aberdeen graduates on the full cost of a taught graduate programme and one year of a full-time research programme (two years for part time). Applies to a number of taught postgraduate programmes or first year of a full time research programme.


CB Davidson Fund

The CB Davidson fund provides limited financial support for Postgraduate students within the School of Law.

Deadline: 30th of September 2020


Aberdeen Global Scholarship


Carlaw-Ogston Master of Music Scholarship

The Carlaw-Ogston Master of Music Scholarship is available for students undertaking a full-time 12 months Master of Music (MMus) postgraduate degree at the University of Aberdeen, beginning in the academic year 2020-21. PLEASE NOTE: The University of Aberdeen is currently operating remotely. All applications and supporting documents must be sent via scanned email only to escrabb@abdn.ac.uk

Deadline: 31st of August 2020


Postgraduate Research

James Beattie Scholarships: Epistemic values, virtues and vices

This innovative scholarship programme provides an opportunity for postgraduate research students to undertake a package of training and career development, including teaching or research assistance, and to join a research network concentrated in a particular field of study.

Deadline: 15th of September 2020


James Beattie Scholarships: Irish & Scottish Liberalism in the Long Nineteenth-Century

This innovative scholarship programme provides an opportunity for postgraduate research students to undertake a package of training and career development, including teaching or research assistance, and to join a research network concentrated in a particular field of study.

Deadline: 15th of September 2020


James Beattie Scholarships: Northern Communities: Scotland's links with Poland-Lithuania, 1550-1750

This innovative scholarship programme provides an opportunity for postgraduate research students to undertake a package of training and career development, including teaching or research assistance, and to join a research network concentrated in a particular field of study.

Deadline: 15th of September 2020


Ogston Postgraduate Music Scholarship

The Ogston Postgraduate Music Scholarship will be awarded to students undertaking a PhD within the Department of Music at the University of Aberdeen in any area of music beginning in the academic year 2020-21. PLEASE NOTE: The University of Aberdeen is currently operating remotely. All applications and supporting documents must be sent via scanned email only to escrabb@abdn.ac.uk

Deadline: 31st of August 2020


Aberdeen Alumni Discount

20% discount is available for University of Aberdeen graduates on the full cost of a taught graduate programme and one year of a full-time research programme (two years for part time). Applies to a number of taught postgraduate programmes or first year of a full time research programme.


Boehringer Ingelheim PhD Scholarships

Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds Foundation for Basic Research in Medicine offers studentships to outstanding young scientists who wish to pursue an ambitious PhD project of approximately three years in basic biomedical research in an internationally leading laboratory.


CB Davidson Fund

The CB Davidson fund provides limited financial support for Postgraduate students within the School of Law.

Deadline: 30th of September 2020


The Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council BBSRC - Research Council Awards

The Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) is the UK's principal funder of basic and strategic biological research.