This page will help you explore some of the potential funding opportunities for which you might be eligible to apply. In addition to the funding outlined on this page, the RCS offers approximately £1.5m of scholarships each year.

This list is not exhaustive and we would strongly encourage applicants to conduct their own research into funding your studies.

Most questions about these funding opportunities should be directed to the funder directly, but for broader questions about funding your studies at the RCS please do contact us on

For a list of our most up to date information about student tuition fees, please visit our fees and funding page.

There are some UK-based organisations who will offer limited financial support to international students studying in the UK. See our external funding page for further information.

Most international students will need to fund their studies through a variety of means. The most common sources of funding for international students are family income/savings, home country educational loan schemes and national/international organisations (including charities, trusts and not-for-profits).

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