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Fees and Scholarships

SLS Excellence Scholarships - two scholarships will be offered to high achieving students.

Clyde Higgs Scholarships - for 2021/22 up to five scholarships, each worth £6,758, will be offered.

Don't forget that you can get a Postgraduate Loan for our Masters courses.

Home/EU Course Fees 2020/21: Full-time Part-time International Course Fees 2020/21: Full-time
Standard Warwick Home/EU Taught Postgraduate Students £9,460 £4,730 Standard Warwick International Student £27,160

Regional bursaries of 20% reduction in course fees will automatically be offered to students from Latin America and the Caribbean. Students must be nationals of, and domiciled in, Latin America or the Caribbean.

Warwick alumni will automatically be offered a 10% reduction in fees. The reduction will be applied to the net fee once any scholarships or other bursaries have been applied.

For the most up-to-date information on Postgraduate Funding and Scholarships, visit Graduate School Postgraduate Funding

Scholarships for Home/EU students

Funding available for UK and EU postgraduate students:

  • Government-backed Masters loans of up to £11,222 are available for both UK students (ordinarily resident in England) and EU students.

  • SLS Excellence Scholarships - two scholarships will be offered to high achieving students.
  • Clyde Higgs Scholarships - for 2021/22 up to five scholarships, each worth £6,758, will be offered. Available to UK nationals for the MSc Sustainable Crop Production:Agronomy for the 21st Century and MSc Food Security.
  • Warwick Taught Masters Scholarship Scheme - awards are available to eligible Home/EU students from under-represented groups who wish to start a postgraduate taught masters course.

Javeria Hashmi received a Warwick Taught Masters Scholarship for MSc Food Security. She says:
"I am ardent about the eradication of hunger and food wastage. The Warwick Taught Masters Programme scholarship enabled me to pursue an MSc in Food Security and has empowered me with specialised knowledge of trade and policy along with crop science, food and nutrition. A full-time mother myself, I hope to make a difference."

  • NFU Mutual Charitable Trust Centenary Award - pays 75% of course fees and is open to students from the UK who have gained, or are expected to gain, a 2:1 or above in agriculture or a closely related degree, and have been accepted on a masters or PhD course in agriculture in the UK. The closing date for applications relating to courses starting Autumn 2020 is midnight 30 April 2020.
  • FindAMasters Awards - £12,000 in scholarships awarded.
  • Postgrad Solutions now offer 15 bursaries across a number of subject areas.

You are advised to try as many different organisations as possible to try and secure funding as the process is very competitive. Have a back-up plan in case you are not successful.

Career Development Loans - loans available to UK postgraduates through an arrangement between the Learning and Skills Council (LSC) and three high street banks.

Scholarships for International students

There is a wide range of funding available for international postgraduate students, see information below and link above.

  • Information on scholarships and funding for students from China, Kazakhstan, Mexico, Peru, Chile, Colombia etc can be found on our International Scholarship pages.
  • SLS Excellence Scholarships
    Two scholarships will be offered to high achieving students.
  • GREAT - Warwick Scholarship - India
    We will be offering one scholarship of £15,000 for 2021 entry.
  • Commonwealth Scholarships - The Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the UK (CSC) provides the main UK government scholarship scheme led by international development objectives. The CSC is an executive non-departmental public body, sponsored by the Department for International Development (DFID). Scholarships offered include the Commonwealth Masters Scholarship.
  • Commonwealth Shared Scholarship - The University was awarded seven scholarships for 2020 entry across seven approved courses including MSc Food Security. All applicants need to apply directly via the Commissions website, applicants also need to apply for admission to the University. Information for 2021 entry will be available in due course.
  • British Council - Funding your Studies - an excellent website with details of various scholarships including the prestigious Chevening Scholarship. We regularly accept Chevening Scholars onto our taught Masters programmes. Please note the early deadlines for this scholarship, often the beginning of November. Further University of Warwick information on Chevening Scholarships is available.
  • Said Foundation Scholarships for MSc students in the Middle East.
  • Open Society Foundation for students from Belarus, Kazakhstan, Moldova and Mongolia.
  • FindAMasters Awards - £12,000 in scholarships awarded.
  • Some national governments, for example MARA in Malaysia, sponsor students and you should also try local and national philanthropic organisations

Help and financial support may be available for students with children who are undertaking postgraduate study.
See Childcare Provision.