Queen Mary University of London

The Fulbright Queen Mary University of London Award covers the first year of any Master's or Doctoral degree programme offered by the university.

Queen Mary University of London is one of the UK's leading research-focused higher education institutions. With over 23,000 students from 162 different countries it is one of the biggest and most international of the University of London colleges.

It was founded in 1887 as the People’s Palace, a philanthropic project designed to bring culture, recreation and education to east London and has now grown to a multi-Faculty university with the full range of academic disciplines.

Queen Mary is one of 24 leading UK universities represented by the Russell Group, committed to maintaining the very best research, an outstanding teaching and learning experience, excellent graduate employability and unrivalled links with business and the public sector.

The institution has five campuses in London, with the main campus at Mile End in east London. All Queen Mary campuses are well connected to a range of public transport, including the London Underground system. Read more about the subjects offered at Doctoral level and how to apply here.

Programmes that are jointly taught with another institution are not eligible for this award.

PhD applicants will need to demonstrate how they plan to fund years 2 and 3 before an offer will be made based on the Fulbright Scholarship.

Grant amount

  • Full tuition waiver
  • £15,500 living stipend

The living stipend is 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).