The University of Bristol (simply referred to as Bristol University and abbreviated as Bris. in post-nominal letters, or UoB) is a red brick research university located in Bristol, United Kingdom. It received its royal charter in 1909, although like the University of the West of England and the University of Bath, it can trace its roots to the Merchant Venturers' Technical College, founded as a school in 1595 by the Society of Merchant Venturers. Its key predecessor institution, University College, Bristol, had been in existence since 1876.
This scholarship program will cover tuition fees and provide maintenance stipend for up to 3 (three) years subject to satisfactory progress. Scholarships are available for all students applying to the Sociology and the Politics program. Scholarships only available for new students. Current students are not eligible to apply. Applicants must hold a first class Honours Bachelor degree and a Master degree (or UK equivalent) and a minimum score of IELTS 7.0 for those whose first language is not English.
Tuition fee and a maintenance stipend of the RCUK minimum per annum (full or half funded).
Field of Study:
Scholarships available only for the Sociology and Politics programs.
- New Home UK/EU and international postgraduate students studying full time for an PhD.
- Applicants are expected to hold a 1st Class Honours Bachelor’s degree and a Master's degree (UK or UK equivalent) in a relevant discipline. For those whose first language is not English, a minimum language proficiency score of IELTS 7.0 (Profile B) is required.