Graduate Bursaries and Scholarships

Announcement title (long): 
Bursaries and scholarships in the Department of English & Comparative Literature at Goldsmiths, University of London, for the MA Comparative Literary Studies and for MPhil/PhDs
Country: 
United Kingdom
Production: 
Graduate Funding Opportunity
Closing date for submissions: 
21 May, 2012
Contact: 
Maria Macdonald, Postgraduate Secretary, Department of English & Comparative Literature, Goldsmiths, University of London, New Cross, London SE14 6NW, United Kingdom Tel: + 44 (0)20 7919 7436 Fax: + 44 (0)20 7919 7453
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Bursaries and Scholarships in the Department of English & Comparative Literature, Goldsmiths, University of London

(Please note that postgraduate research students are initially registered for the MPhil degree and normally apply within about two years to upgrade their registration to the PhD degree)  

  • One full fee waiver for a full-time MPhil/PhD student, renewable annually (subject to satisfactory progress), for a period of up to 3 years (starting Sept 2012)
  • One full fee waiver for a full-time MPhil/PhD student (for academic session 2012-13)
  • One partial fee waiver for either a part-time or full-time MPhil/PhD student (for academic session 2012-13)
  • One full fee waiver or two partial fee waivers for the MA in Comparative Literary Studies programme (for academic session 2012-13)

View criteria for the fee waiver bursaries

Overseas students as well as home/EU students may apply for the fee waivers above, although the value of each award will be equal to the fees applied to a home/EU student. 

Applications, consisting of a brief letter, a Curriculum Vitae and the names and contact details of two academic referees should be sent to Maria Macdonald, Postgraduate Secretary, Department of English & Comparative Literature, Goldsmiths, University of London, New Cross, London SE14 6NW (telephone 020 7919 7436).  

The deadline for receipt of applications is 21 May 2012.  Applicants must also be applying for entry to the MA or MPhil/PhD programme on the College's online application system 

For information about other Scholarships offered by Goldsmiths College, rather than by the Department of English & Comparative Literature, follow the links to

Goldsmiths Postgraduate Scholarships 

Goldsmiths International Postgraduate Scholarships