University of Strathclyde

The Fulbright University of Strathclyde Award covers degrees within the Faculty of Science, Faculty of Engineering, Strathclyde Business School and Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences.

The University of Strathclyde was established more than 200 years ago. It has a vibrant, international community with students from more than 100 countries and is investing £350m in its campus.

The campus is very compact and students can access university building, the library, sport centre and other facilities with only a 5-10 minute walk. Strathclyde’s campus is in the centre of Glasgow, one of the UK’s largest and most dynamic cities.

Glasgow has been named the ‘friendliest city in the world’ in a Rough Guides poll and named a must visit destination by leading publications like the New York Times, The Guardian and Wanderlust! Glasgow is a European City of Culture and Architecture and UNESCO City of Music.

Strathclyde has a triple accredited business school: 1 of only 59 in the world (AMBA, AACSB and EQUIS), and one of the largest engineering faculties in the UK with all departments in the UK top 15.

Grant amounts

The Fulbright University of Strathclyde Award covers a one-year research master's degree in the Faculty of Engineering and the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, offering:

  • Full tuition waiver
  • £12,950

It also covers thee-year PhD programmes in the Faculty of Science, Strathclyde Business School and Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences, offering:

  • £60,000, from which tuition fees will be deducted leaving an approximate £12,950 stipend for each of the three years

Stipends are intended as a contribution towards general maintenance costs towards the first year in the UK.

In the UK, master's degrees are typically one-year programmes (full-time) and PhDs are three-year programmes (full-time).