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Edinburgh, Scotland.

(Partially Funded)


 PhD Scholarships in Accounting and Finance,University of Edinburgh,UK.

Up to three fully funded scholarships are available for a topic in the Accounting and Finance area.

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  • The University of Edinburgh Business School holds triple accreditation. These have been awarded by: The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), The EFMD Quality Improvement System (EQUIS) and The Association of MBAs (AMBA).
  • The entrance to the Ph.D. by Management programme is competitive. While academic credentials are important for a successful application pay great attention to the fit of students to both the programme and the research interests of the faculty.
  • Apply early. Supervisors can accept students on a first-come, first-served basis, and the programme may close early if it reaches capacity.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Accounting
  • Finance 
  • Business and Climate Change

Required Languages


(IELTS 7 overall 6 in each section).

TOEFL IBT 100 overall,20 in each section.

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Eligible Countries


Program Period

3-6 years.

3 years for (Full-time) .

6 years for (part time) .

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

Applicants should have:

  • A postgraduate master’s degree from an accredited institution in the UK or overseas with evidence of above-average academic achievement (more than 65% overall in your Masters)
  •  a postgraduate master’s dissertation with distinction (UK equivalent).
  • MBA or master’s students without a dissertation are welcome to apply and should provide evidence of distinction level (UK equivalent).
  •  official transcript
  •  grading scheme .
  • An International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score of at least 7.0 overall.
  • you need to write a research proposal.
  •  In your application, you must name a potential supervisor (or up to three in order of preference) for your application to be considered. or he will be chose by the Faculty
  •  two academic references are required in support of the scholarship application.

If your PhD programme application includes two academic references, these will be used to meet this requirement. If not, these will be requested by the School

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  • If you are an international student, you may need to apply for permission to study in the UK. Student Administration provides information on immigration and visa requirements for students.

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

The award will be for three years, subject to satisfactory progress, at the following rates:

  • European Union candidates: standard EU tuition fee plus maintenance fee of £14,500 per year
  • Non-European Union candidates: standard non-EU tuition fee plus maintenance fee of  £14,500 per year
  • Successful applicants will be expected to contribute to teaching programmes

How to Apply

First step: Apply your application to the University of Edinburgh, application process for PhD program.

Second step:

  • You must submit your online application for the PhD programme by the scholarship closing date.
  • The online scholarship application form is located in EUCLID and can be accessed via MyEd,  web-based information portal.
  •  Follow the scholarship application guidance.
  • When logging in to MyEd, you will need your University User Name (UUN) and password. If you require assistance, please see the University’s Student Systems support pages or contact  Admissions Team.


  • Shortlisted candidates should expect to attend an interview either in person, on the telephone or via Skype, or to have been interviewed already by a potential supervisor.
  • Recipients of the scholarships are expected to be announced after 30 April.

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This Scholarship Published by:
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