Scholarship & Funding

Taught Postgraduate Programme Funding 

Funding information for Taught Postgraduate Programmes within the faculties is available by visiting the Faculty websites

Applying for a Scholarship

Information on the application process will be available shortly.   The value of each scholarship is €2,000. The successful candidates will receive the scholarship in the form of a reduced fee.  The Scholarships will be allocated by the faculties on the basis of financial need and personal statement from the applicants.

Kemmy Business School Applications OPEN View list of KBS Programmes
Science & Engineering Applications OPEN View list of Science & Engineering Programmes


Looking for additional funding?

Postgrad Solutions now offer 15 bursaries across a number of subject areas. Click here to apply


Research Postgraduate Funding

The following bursaries/scholarships for the Research Postgraduate students are administered by the Graduate School. The funding is provided with assistance from the UL Foundation, Campus Life Services and UL Graduate School. The busaries/scholarships are advertised on an annual basis.

PhD Scholars Busary detailed below are available in 2017. 

Research Postgraduate busaries scholarships 2016/17 available below


The following scholarships may be advertised to students pursuing a full-time research postgraduate degree during the Academic Year 2016/17.

Applications must be submitted to the Graduate School, Level 2, Foundation Building (F2-018); closing date: TBC

Research Postgraduate Residential Scholarships
(Sponsored by Campus Life Services)

H Thomas Hallowell Jr Scholarship
(Sponsored by the UL Foundation)


Faculty of Arts Humanities & Social Science is offering the following Fee Waivers in 2017-18:

The Faculty of AHSS are offering a number of Teaching Fellowships, Scholarships and Fee Waivers to commence in September 2017. 
The Teaching Fellowships, Scholarships and Fee Waivers are being offered across the following Departments and Schools:
School of Culture and Communication
School of Law
School of Modern Languages and Applied Linguistics
Department of History
Department of Politics and Public Administration
Department of Sociology
Full details are available from: 

Informal queries may be sent to Prof. Eoin Devereux, Assistant Dean of Research, Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences:

Or select a course below: