Faculty of Health and Medicine university of Lancaster, Doctoral Scholarships


The Faculty of Health and Medicine is pleased to offer a number of scholarships to include a range of fees plus stipend awards for outstanding UK/EU and overseas students wishing to undertake full time ‘traditional route’ Doctoral Research at Lancaster in any Department within the Faculty of Health and Medicine.

Awards will be made for a maximum of three years full-time study. Applications should ideally be linked to one of the Faculty’s core research areas of:
  • Ageing and End of Life Care
  • Infectious Disease and Parasitology
  • Mental Health and Wellbeing
  • Public Health and Health Equity

Outstanding students in other areas of research undertaken within the Faculty may be considered providing they have agreed supervision from a member of academic staff within the Faculty.

The following bursaries will be available:

For Full-time UK/EU Home students:
We are pleased to offer 2 doctoral studentships up to an overall total of £10,000 p.a. per student to cover fees plus a small stipend per student. Each bursary will be available for a maximum of 3 years.              

For Full-time Overseas Students:
We are pleased to offer 2 doctoral studentships consisting of fees (£13,990) plus a stipend equivalent to that of RCUK of £13,590. Each bursary will be available for a maximum of 3 years.

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