Professoriate Scholarships

The application process is now closed for the 2019 Professoriate Scholarship

Professoriate Scholarships are available for all taught masters programmes within:

Am I eligible?

The opportunity to apply for a Professoriate Scholarship is available to all home and EU applicants who intend to study any postgraduate course within Plymouth Business School or School of Law, Criminology and Government.

Academic criteria

Applicants must hold a UK bachelor degree with a 2:1 or higher, or a certified equivalent if awarded from an overseas institution. Applicants must be able to prove their academic eligibility prior to a scholarship being awarded. You can apply for a Professoriate Scholarship prior to receiving your graduation results, but a final decision on your application will not be made until your final transcript has been submitted for consideration.

Alumnus loyalty reward for postgraduate study

The University applies a discretionary alumnus reward where alumni meet certain criteria on particular postgraduate taught courses.

  • A 20 per cent discount on home/EU tuition fees.
  • Or a £2,000 discount on international tuition fees.
  • A 10 per cent alumni discount is available on the following programmes: MSc Advanced Psychology, MSc Clinical Psychology, MSc/PgDip Psychology and MSc Occupational Therapy.

PGCE programmes, Master of Architecture, MChem, MEng, MGeol, MPsych, MSci, ResM, MSc Environmental Consultancy, MSc Sustainable Aquaculture, MSc Environmental Geochemistry and postgraduate research degrees are not included in this reward. 

Please note that students must have applied directly to be eligible. 

For further details, and contact information, please see our alumnus discount policy.