Fully funded places

Fully funded postgraduate study

Receive postgraduate degree funding for one academic year. Study a full-time masters degree this September and you could receive complete tuition fee funding from Glasgow Caledonian University.

Fully funded places are available across of range of different masters. The application is straightforward and can be completed online.

Closing date 17 July 2018

A select number of full-time places on a select number of master degree courses are available to applicants who meet the eligibility criteria below.

Funded places are non-transferable

On a select number of courses, for a select number of successful applicants, a fully-funded scholarship will cover the entire course tuition fee for one year. To receive full funding for an entire year of postgraduate study you must have an offer of a place (unconditional and conditional) on one of the full funded courses listed below.

Got your offer? Don’t miss the application deadline. Once you have your offer of a place, simply complete and submit your online scholarship application before the 15 July 2018.

Funding eligibility criteria

  • A permanent resident of Scotland
    You have been living in Scotland for a purpose other than studying for at least 3 years prior to 1 August 2018
  • An EU national (with the exception of England, Northern Ireland, Wales)
    You have been residing in your own country for 3 years prior to 1 August 2018
  • An EU national (with the exception of England, Northern Ireland, Wales) exercising your right to free movement in the EU
    You have been permanently domiciled in the EU (including UK) for 3 years prior to 1 August 2018
  • A non-UK and non-EU national
    You have indefinite leave to remain in the UK and have been permanently domiciled in Scotland for a purpose other than studying for at least 3 years prior to 1 August 2018.

Tuition fees will be covered for eligible students on these specified programmes for one academic year only. Funding is not available for students attending on a part-time or distance learning basis. Funding is non-transferable.

How to apply

Simply apply to study any of the full-time masters degrees below AND on receipt of your offer complete the online application for fully funded one-year full time postgraduate scholarship.

Terms and conditions

Must hold an offer of study with GCU before applying or the application will be rejected.

  • Accounting, Finance and Regulation

    • 2018/19
    • MSc
    • MSc (Fast-track)
    Awards:
    • MSc
    • MSc (Fast-track)
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2018
    • Jan 2019
    Glasgow campus. The programme from GCU provides you with the confidence and insight to take your existing skills further in your organisation or through further academic study.
  • Food Bioscience

    • 2018/19
    • MSc
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start date:
    • Sep 2018
    Glasgow campus. Demand is growing across the world for experts in food science, and GCUs MSc Food Bioscience produces highly trained graduates to meet this demand.
  • Human Resource Management

    • 2018/19
    • MSc

    Accredited by:

    • CIPD
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2018
    • Jan 2019
    Subjects:
    • Human Resource Management (HRM)
    • Management
    Accreditation:
    • CIPD
    Glasgow campus. Enables practising managers &/or graduates develop knowledge & specialist skills, including UK employment law, to advance their professional career as a Human Resource or people manager. Accredited by CIPD & is recognised by SHRM.
  • International Banking, Finance and Risk Management

    • 2018/19
    • MSc

    Accredited by:

    • CII
    • CISI
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2018
    • Jan 2019
    Accreditations:
    • CII
    • CISI
    Glasgow campus. We collaborate with leading financial services organisations to keep our modules cutting-edge & ensure that by making the decision to study the programme you have the confidence to apply this newly learned information in the industry.
  • Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2018
    • Jan 2019
    Glasgow campus. This programme provides a comprehensive study of the challenges faced by managers, as well as insight into the strategy, policy and practice key to managing these challenges.
  • International Fashion Marketing

    • 2018/19
    • MSc

    Accredited by:

    • EPAS
    • CIM
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2018
    • Jan 2019
    Accreditations:
    • EPAS
    • CIM
    Glasgow campus. Answering the call for specialist graduates with disciplines in both fashion & marketing, we have redeveloped alongside industry to bring you the practical, technical expertise that you need to compete & thrive in this industry.
  • Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2018
    • Jan 2019
    Accreditation:
    • CILT
    Glasgow campus. Develop skills in sustainable business operations, performance management & managing global supply chains. The only MSc with double-accreditation (CILT, CIPS ) & Yellow Belt status on graduation.
  • Award:
    • MSc
    Start date:
    • Sep 2018
    Glasgow campus. Informed by industry demand and the vast array of job opportunities available, our programme delivers the practical and technical experience that you need to maximise the opportunities this growing sector has to offer.
  • Marketing

    • 2018/19
    • MSc

    Accredited by:

    • CIM
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2018
    • Jan 2019
    Accreditation:
    • CIM
    Glasgow campus. Digital technologies, & the role they play in marketing, have grown significantly. Explore the role of branding, communications, technology & relationship-building in marketing strategy & how this can be applied internationally.
  • Mechanical Engineering

    • 2018/19
    • MSc

    Accredited by:

    • IMechE
    • EC
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2018
    • Jan 2019
    Subject:
    • Engineering
    Accreditations:
    • IMechE
    • EC
    Take the Mechanical Engineering masters and improve your connections across industry while working towards chartered status. Course is applicable to mechanical design engineering, project engineering, manufacturing engineering or engineering sales.
  • Multimedia Journalism

    • 2018/19
    • MA

    Accredited by:

    • BJTC
    • NCTJ
    Award:
    • MA
    Start date:
    • Sep 2018
    Subject:
    • Media and Journalism
    Accreditations:
    • BJTC
    • NCTJ
    Glasgow campus. Multimedia Journalism is Scotland's leading journalism Masters. NCTJ & BJTC accredited; offers placements with BBC, STV, Record & Herald; achieves 75%+ employment; & wins more Scottish Student Journalism Awards than any other Masters.
  • Risk Management

    • 2018/19
    • MSc
    • MSc (Fast-track)

    Accredited by:

    • CII
    • IRM
    Awards:
    • MSc
    • MSc (Fast-track)
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2018
    • Jan 2019
    Accreditations:
    • CII
    • IRM
    Glasgow campus. Join a leading UK provider with over 30 years risk management teaching experience & benefit from our longstanding links & excellent reputation with industry bodies & professionals while developing the advanced skillset employers need.