Fees and funding
Fees for both UK/EU and international students are to be found on each programme's respective postgraduate prospectus. These fees are kept up to date.
10 per cent discount for University of Bristol Graduates*
University of Bristol Alumni Scholarship - * graduates (who have successfully graduated within the past ten years) are eligible to receive a 10 percent discount on their tuition fees when a place is secured on any of our postgraduate programmes within the Law School. Offer-holders classed as either Home/EU or overseas tuition fee payers, and either full or part-time students, are all eligible for this award. This award is automatically awarded and no further application process is required.
Postgraduate Master's loan scheme
Competition for scholarships at Bristol is extremely fierce each year. Below is a list of scholarships available to postgraduate taught students at University of Bristol.
- Commonwealth Shared Scholarship
Eligible for International Law (LLM) applicants from a Commonwealth country. Please view the website for full details.
- International Office Scholarship
All International applicants (who are not University of Bristol graduates) are eligible. Please view the website for full details.
- American Alumni Scholarship
Awarded to USA residents on the grounds of academic excellence, financial need, and ambassadorial potential. The scholarship is for one year taught postgraduate programmes in any field of study. Please view the website for full details.
- University of Bristol Santander Masters Scholarship
For candidates from Central and South America who demonstrate the highest level of academic achievement. Please view the website for full details.
- ESRC Studentship
Exclusive for students studying MSc Socio-Legal studies and MRes Sustainable Futures who want to take a further 3 years of doctoral research. The Economic and Social Sciences Research Council (ESRC) studentship will either partially of fully fund the student's postgraduate research programme. The scheme is open to UK/EU students only, full time or part time. More information.
- Search the funding database for other funding opportunities.
Some casual employment within the University may be available, both in term-time and in vacation, provide that this is compatible with the academic requirements of your programme. For further details about part-time employment opportunities please visit the Careers Service website, where you can log into 'mycareer' (once you are a current student). Guidance is also available on the Fees and Funding page.
Guidance on 'Working whilst Studying' is available for International Students.
Applying to Bristol
The University provides plenty of advice on fees and funding, including details on the living expenses you can expect to budget for while you study. There is also a useful guide for managing your finances.
For further information on fees and funding, please contact us.
Tel: +44 (0)117 954 6372
Tel: +44 (0)117 331 7972
Postgraduate awards (Stephanie Dimberline)
Tel: +44 (0)117 954 5225
Tel: +44 (0)117 953 5849