Higgs Centre MSc Prize Scholarships, University of Edinburgh
University of Edinburgh
Deadline:  01st June

Mathematical Physics,Theoretical Physics
All Nationalities
M.S. (Master of Science)
United Kingdom

Scholarship Overview

The Higgs Centre for Theoretical Physics at the University of Edinburgh invites applications for the Higgs Centre MSc Prize Scholarships for the academic year 2021-2022. Candidates interested in pursuing MSc in Theoretical Physics or Mathematical Physics can apply for the scholarship. A total of two candidates will be selected to receive scholarships worth GBP 5000.


The Higgs Centre will award 2 scholarships with each scholarship worth GBP 5000 and tenable for one academic year.


  • Two references
  • Personal statement
  • Degree certificates and academic transcripts
  • Certified translations (if the relevant documents are not in English)
  • Proof of English language proficiency

Important Dates

Application deadline: 01st June 2021

Selection Criteria

The scholarship recipients will be selected on the basis of academic merit.


To be eligible for these scholarships, an applicant must:

  • Have applied for studying a full-time MSc course (in Theoretical Physics or Mathematical Physics) at the University of Edinburgh
  • Be of any nationality (but must have, or expect to obtain a UK first-class honours degree or its overseas equivalent)

How To Apply

Applications for the scholarship can be submitted online through the MyEd portal. Follow the below steps to apply for the scholarship:

Step 1: Click on the "Apply Now" button below and register.
Step 3: Verify the email address to access the application form.
Step 4: Fill in all the required details.
Step 5: Upload the relevant documents and provide references.
Step 6: Submit the application.