The University allocates more than £8m each year in postgraduate research funding, including PhD studentships. A studentship is usually a package that provides full funding for tuition fees and living costs.
University of Reading Regional PhD Bursaries
The University offers a scheme to support local residents to achieve their highest academic potential, as well as enhancing their professional prospects.
University of Reading Regional PhD Bursaries are designed to give candidates within the region the chance to study at an institution that is among the top 30 UK universities in world rankings (we are ranked 29th out of 84 UK universities featured in the QS World University Rankings 2020) and benefit from the all-round training on offer to our doctoral researchers.
Find out more about University of Reading Regional PhD Bursaries.