University scholarships

The University of Leeds offers a range of scholarships to help fund your Masters studies.

Scholarships for UK students

The Leeds Masters Scholarship

Worth £7,000, this scholarship aims to help students from under-represented groups to study a Masters qualification and is based on your personal circumstances.

Applications for the 2024/25 academic year will open in Spring 2024.

Check your eligibility for Leeds Masters Scholarships.

Fee Scholarships 2024

One-year fee scholarships, worth up to £14,000, are available for UK fee-paying applicants to study full-time taught Masters and MRes degrees.

Deadline: 1 May 2024, 5pm GMT

Check your eligibility for Fee Scholarships 2024.

Scholarships for international students

International Excellence Scholarships

Up to 50% fee reduction scholarships are available for international students commencing studies in 2024.

Our International Excellence Scholarships support international students to fulfil their academic potential, and contribute to the social and cultural diversity of our student community.  

Explore International Excellence Scholarships.

Subject-related scholarships

Depending on your course, you may be eligible for additional funding from your School or Faculty. Our subject-related scholarships are offered as full or partial fee waivers, with academic achievement as the main awarding criteria.

Explore subject-related scholarships.

Sports scholarships

Two sports scholarships programmes are also available to support elite athletes as they combine academic and sporting excellence during their time at the University.