University of Exeter

The Fulbright University of Exeter Award covers the first year of any Master's or doctoral degree programme offered by the university.

The University of Exeter combines world class research with excellent student satisfaction at its campuses in Exeter and Cornwall. It is a member of the Russell Group of leading research-intensive universities.

Formed in 1955, the university has 25,000 students from more than 130 different countries.

It is ranked amongst the UK’s top 15 universities in the Complete University Guide 2020. It is also ranked amongst the world’s top 200 universities in the QS and Times Higher Education rankings. 

The university's location in the South West of England offers access to some of the most beautiful cities, towns and villages in the UK, as well as to wild, rolling countryside, a rugged coastline and sandy beaches.

The University of Exeter is a learning community of the most talented and creative minds, committed to challenging ambitious and inquisitive learners to become global citizens and agents of change.


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 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).