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Fees and scholarships

If you choose to join us for postgraduate study here at Leeds, you’ll need to pay tuition fees.

You might be able to fund your masters course in a number of ways, including through a postgraduate loan or scholarship.

On the University’s website, you’ll find lots of helpful information about funding for masters courses, including scholarships, bursaries, and extra financial support.

Tuition fees for physics masters courses

Tuition fees for our masters courses can be found on individual course pages:

MSc Physics

MSc Physics and Business Management

Further information on masters course fees can be found on the University website.


We offer a number of scholarship opportunities to support and reward students from around the world.

2018-19 Scholarships

Head of School International Excellence Scholarship
This award is for internationally rated applicants who receive a 1st class or equivalent. This scholarship takes the form of a £2,000 tuition fee reduction. You must be self-funding, full time, classified as international for tuition fee purposes and not in receipt of other Faculty of Mathematics and Physical Sciences award. This scholarship is awarded automatically – no deadline.

Leeds Masters Scholarships
These are provided to encourage students from under-represented groups to embark on a postgraduate qualification. They are worth £5,000 each and are available to UK students paying the postgraduate tuition fees at the UK/EU rate.

Full details are available here.

Alumni Bursary
If you are a former student of the University of Leeds you may be eligible for a 10% alumni tuition fee bursary. Find out more

The University also has a number of competitive scholarship opportunities available, for further information visit the University's scholarships website.