Research councils

Research Councils provide funding for research in and across disciplines, for the most up to date information on research themes and scholarships in your chosen discipline, please choose from the relevant council below.

All research council funding is allocated by the relevant academic school, so for specific information contact your school or visit your school website. Find out about the terms and conditions for current RCUK and University funded studentships.

The minimum stipend paid by research council funding is £14,296 for 2016/17, as outlined on the RCUK website.