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Scholarships and funding

IMBE students

Scholarships and funding for International students

Funded Project Studentships
These studentships are attached to a specific research project and normally pay tuition fees and a stipend for living expenses.
Subject area
This studentship is relevant to the following area...
Project title  
Analysis of Aldehyde Emissions in Confined Spaces Chemical and Process
Particle Attrition in Circulating Fluidised Bed Reactors Chemical and Process, Mechanical

Alumni Bursary
If you are a former student of the University of Leeds you may be eligible for a 10% alumni tuition fee bursary.

Leeds International Research Scholarships
9 awards are available for high quality international students who will be commencing PhD research study from January 2016. The awards cover the full cost of international fees and provide a maintenance grant of £10,000/year. For more information and to apply visit the scholarships website. Closing date: 15 June 2015.

Partner Universities Bursaries
This is a bursary for any staff or students from the following universities studying for a postgraduate research degree within the Faculty of Engineering at Leeds: COMSATS, Mehran, National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) and UET Lahore. Students have to be at the above named university in the year prior to commencing their studies at Leeds.

This is an automatic bursary but you have to inform us and provide evidence that you are a student/staff member of one of the named universities. You will receive 20% off fees paid by the individual for each year of the course. If no fees paid then no bursary is awarded.

China Scholarship Council - University of Leeds
Around 15 China Scholarship Council - University of Leeds Scholarships will be available for high-quality students who are citizens or permanent residents of the People's Republic of China. Applicants must normally either be studying or working at a Chinese University. For more information and to apply visit the scholarships website. Closing date: The deadline for 2015 entry has passed. Details for 2016 entry coming soon...

Danang University of Technology
If you are studying at the Danang University of Technology in Vietnam and wish to undertake a PhD within the Schools of Computing, Mechanical Engineering and Electronic and Electrical Engineering please contact our graduate office as we have an agreement with this university.

The University of Leeds has a formal cooperation agreement with the Mexican Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnologia (CONACYT) which provides reduced tuition fees to CONACYT sponsored students. Leeds has been a CONACYT partner for many years and students can study at both masters and PhD level across a wide range of subject areas. For more information visit the CONACYT website:

University of Leeds
The University's postgraduate scholarships website gives you access to a searchable database of all University postgraduate research funding opportunities at Leeds. You can search according to your nationality, subject and by area of study.