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Fees and funding

Fees and funding


Taught postgraduate fees for full-time Masters courses offered by the School of Chemistry can be found on the relevant course page:

Chemical Biology and Drug Design MSc 
Polymers, Colorants, and Fine Chemicals MSc

Further information can be found here.

Part-time fees are set on a pro-rata basis, please email for further details.


A number of scholarships are available to applicants wishing to study for a Masters degree in the School of Chemistry.

Dean's International Postgraduate Masters Scholarships
There are up to 10 partial-fee scholarships available worth £3,000 each. These awards are open to international candidates who have been accepted for admission onto a full-time MSc programme in the School, and who are eligible to pay tuition fees at the full international rate.

These awards are competitive, based on high achievement. Eligible applicants will automatically be considered for these awards at the time of application, so are not required to complete an application form.

Leeds Masters Scholarships
These are provided to encourage students from under-represented groups to embark on a postgraduate qualification. They are worth £5,000 each and are available to UK students paying the postgraduate tuition fees at the UK/EU rate. 

Full details are available here

Alumni Bursary
If you are a former student of the University of Leeds you may be eligible for a 10% alumni tuition fee bursary. Find out more 

The following scholarships are available on the Polymers, Colorants and Fine Chemicals MSc 

Clothworkers' Scholarships
Two available covering full UK/EU tuition fees and up to £5,000 maintenance.

Dyers' Scholarship
One available covering full UK/EU tuition fees.

West Riding OCCA Scholarships
Two available for UK/EU students worth £1,000 each.

You can download an application form for these scholarships here

The University also has a number of other competitive scholarship opportunities available, for further information visit the University's scholarships website.