University of Edinburgh

The Fulbright University of Edinburgh Award covers a one-year taught Master's programme at the University of Edinburgh.

The University of Edinburgh is the sixth oldest university in the United Kingdom and the oldest civic foundation in the English-speaking world. Today, the University is home to 43,380 students spread across five campuses around the city. These campuses also house some of the world’s most important collections, including art, musical instruments, natural history, geology, anatomy, rare books and manuscripts.

The University is consistently ranked in the top 50 universities in the world and 83% of their research was deemed world leading or internationally excellent in the most recent assessment.

Applicants are encouraged to apply for one of our one-year taught Masters programmes. Courses range across our three Colleges – Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences (CAHSS), Science and Engineering (CSE) and Medicine and Veterinary Medicine (CMVM).

Grant amount

  • Full tuition waiver
  • £15,609 living stipend
  • $1500 travel stipend

The living stipend is intended as a contribution towards general maintenance costs towards living in the UK.

In the UK, masters degrees are typically one-year programmes (full-time).