Postgraduate Scholarships for UK and EU students

We offer a range of non-repayable scholarships recognising academic achievements and individual talents to support our students during their studies.

Scholarships are offered based on a range of criteria. Take a look at the details below to find out more.

Find a scholarship for your area of study

Alumni discount - 20% off

UH Graduate Scholarships

Students who have completed an undergraduate degree at the University of Hertfordshire may be entitled to a 20% Tuition Fee discount on selected postgraduate taught programmes.

Please contact for more information on UH Graduate Scholarships.


Helen Burchell Scholarship

  • Value: £750 (paid in the first year).
  • Awarded every year to a full-time or part-time student on the Doctoral or Masters' programmes within the School of Education.
  • To apply: Submit an application in your first year at University.

Engineering and Technology

Dannenberg Scholarship (MEng)

  • Value: £500 (paid in the first year).
  • Awarded every year to 2 MEng students.
  • No application required. Nominations for the award are made by the Board of Examiners to the Engineering Prize Committee, which will then select the recipient.

Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics

Brian May MSc Scholarship in Astrophysics

  • Value: £2,000 (paid in the first year).
  • Awarded each year to one full-time student on the MSc by Research in Astrophysics at the University of Hertfordshire.
  • To apply: Submit an application together with  oneside of A4 outlining any other achievements you wish to bring to the attention of the PAM Assessment Panel, your motivations for wishing to carry out a research programme in astronomy, and your future aspirations.