Postgraduate bursaries, awards and scholarships

There are many forms of financial support on offer for our prospective postgraduate students. The funding opportunities below relate to the academic year 2022-2023.

Please note that before applying for a bursary or scholarship you must hold an offer to study at the RAU.


Value of award

Clyde Higgs Postgraduate Scholarship£5,000
Commonwealth Shared Scholarship 2022Tuition fees + living expenses
Geoffrey Cragghill Memorial Scholarship£2,000
GREAT Scholarships (2022)Up to £10,000 for one year

RAU Sports Scholarship

Up to £3,000

Sir Emrys Jones Memorial Trust award


External awards

NameAmount of awardSource of funding
NFU Mutual Charitable Trust Centenary Award 2022Up to 75% of course fees for postgraduate agricultural studentNFU Mutual

Thinking of applying for a Postgraduate Master's Loan? Watch this video for some useful advice on how to go about it.