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International student research funding

MPhil/PhD funding opportunities for international students

The Graduate School administers a range of postgraduate research degree (PGR) funding schemes that are open to international students. Click on the links below for further information about our upcoming scholarship opportunities:

  • Centre for Doctoral Studies International PGR student scholarships
  • King's-China scholarship council studentships
  • Joint PhD scholarships
  • The Professor Sir Richard Trainor PhD scholarships


External funding opportunities for prospective international postgraduate research (MPhil/PhD) students:

The Graduate School at King's College London, also supports a number of schemes that are funded through external sponsors, which include: 

Please note that the deadlines for the above schemes will vary considerably, so please check on the links provided to see whether they are still open for applications and if so what the deadlines and procedures are

If you have a query please send your query to doctoralstudies@kcl.ac.uk.

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