Funded master’s degree and PhD placement opportunities

Two opportunities are available to study at UK and Indian higher education institutions:
  • Master’s degree in any subject at a UK university
Chevening (the UK Government’s global scholarship programme) is offering future leaders the opportunity to study in the UK. Scholarships are awarded to outstanding professionals from all over the world to pursue a one-year master’s degree in any subject at a UK university
Applications are open until 12:00 GMT on 5 November
  • Short-term PhD placements between UK and Indian institutions
On behalf of the Department for Business Energy & Industrial Strategy, United Kingdom (UK) and the Ministry of Science and Technology, India, the British Council in India, the Department of Science and Technology (DST), the Department of Biotechnology (DBT) and Indian Higher Educational Institutions (HEIs) are inviting applications for funding to support short-term PhD placements between UK and Indian institutions.
The Newton-Bhabha Fund is offering the opportunity for UK and Indian PhD scholars to spend a period of their study (up to two to four months) in Indian and UK higher education institutions, to take place between March 2020 and December 2020.
Applications are open until 8 October 2019