Politics and International Relations (PIR)
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PhD & Masters Applications Now Open

Scholarships Available

Applications for the PhD in Politics and Research Masters are open. Further information on application procedures is available at


The university offers a number of scholarships for PhD students, details of which are available at http://www.sps.ed.ac.uk/gradschool/funding/index

In addition, all applicants for Postgraduate Research study are automatically considered for Sir Bernard Crick Fellowships.  We hope to be able to offer one or more Fellowships (normally in the amount of £1000) to outstanding applicants. Details of last year’s awards are available at http://www.pol.ed.ac.uk/news/2009/sir_bernard_crick_fellowships_20092010_awarded