We are committed to supporting the best students irrespective of financial circumstances. The following scholarships and bursaries are either funded by the University, through partnerships with external organisations or through generous donations from alumni and friends of the University.
The scholarships, awards and bursaries below are dedicated to supporting students from countries around the world. Other options for funding your studies may also be available.
Postgraduate Taught Programmes (PGT)Postgraduate Research Programmes (PGR)
Please ensure that you submit an academic application to Durham University by the deadline date of the scholarship you are applying for.
Applicants who are a citizen of or have been granted refugee status of an eligible Commonwealth country.
Applicants who are registered for a PhD at a university in an eligible Commonwealth country.
Durham University makes every effort to ensure that the information published or contained on its website is accurate. However, the University cannot guarantee the information may not subsequently be altered owing to circumstances beyond the University's reasonable control. Such circumstances include (but are not limited to) changes in Government policy or change of law. Whilst any changes will be incorporated into the University's website any person wishing to clarify the details of a particular scholarship/s should contact the University.