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Research Councils - Postgraduate Funding

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Research Councils
Postgraduate Funding

General Description

Research Councils Grants are funded by the government in co-operation with the University of Bolton. The grants are made available to successful student applicants who are seeking to obtain their masters or doctorate degrees. Though there are 7 councils, grants are limited. Applications are usually made through the institution’s various departments.


You must apply for funding 1.5 to 2 years before you start your studies.

Application deadlines

Applications can be submitted at any time.