Lancaster University

The Fulbright Lancaster University Award in STEM covers the first year of any Master’s degree programme offered by the Faculty of Science and Technology. This award excludes degrees which fall under the Faculty of Heath and Medicine e.g. Health Data Science.

The Faculty of Science and Technology is home to a vibrant and active community of postgraduate students from around the world. Our researchers engage in projects that make a demonstrable difference to the economy and society. Underpinned by research, our Master’s programmes are taught by experts at the cutting-edge of their field.  We place emphasis on an interdisciplinary approach to teaching. We offer modern facilities and cutting-edge equipment alongside dedicated computer rooms and social spaces. This provides a highly stimulating and innovative environment for you to thrive in. 

We offer Master’s degrees in the following areas: 

  • Cyber Security 
  • Data Science 
  • Engineering 
  • Environment 
  • Psychology 
  • Statistics 

Located on a beautiful campus in the North West of England, Lancaster University is highly ranked in international league tables.  We are 122nd out of more than 1,000 universities in the QS World University Rankings 2024 and joint 155th in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2024.  

We are one of only a handful of universities with a collegiate system, which has helped to forge a strong sense of identity, community and loyalty, and continues to be a distinctive feature of student life at Lancaster. Students from more than one hundred countries make up a thriving community based around our nine colleges, creating a culturally diverse campus in a location that boasts the combination of city, coast and countryside. 

For a list of supported postgraduate programmes, please visit Lancaster’s Faculty of Science and Technology website, where you will find a full list of STEM programmes supported by this award. 

Grant amount

Full tuition waiver

£19,027 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).

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