University of Sussex Chancellor’s International Research Scholarship (2018)

The University of Sussex invites applications from outstanding international applicants who are interested in acquiring a scholarship opportunity in the Institution.

The scholarship covers international fees and provides a stipend that matches that provided for UK doctoral students by the UK Research Council.

Scholarships are tenable for one year in the first instance, renewable annually for a maximum of 3 to 3.5 years, depending on the subject.
Chancellor's International Research Scholarship

Application Timeline:

Monday 9 October 2017 – Applications open

Friday 2 February 2018 – Deadline to apply for a Chancellor’s International Research Scholarship (CIRS)

Friday 9 March 2018 – All applicants will be notified regarding the outcome of their scholarship application

Offered annually? Yes

Eligible Countries: International (Non-UK/EU)

To be taken at (country): UK

Type: PhD, Research

Number Of Awardees: 11

Value Of Scholarship: Fees and stipend

Duration Of Scholarship: Scholarships are renewable annually for a maximum of 3/3.5 years.


Eligibility: To be eligible for this scholarship program, applicants must:

  • be International students
  • have completed their Masters and Bachelors degree program
  • have applied or applied to University of Sussex

How To Apply for Chancellor’s International Research Scholarship: There is no separate application form, to be considered for this scholarship applicants should enter the title of the scholarship in the finance section of their PhD application

If you have any queries regarding the scholarship then please contact: Dean Brooks at

For More Information, visit The Official Website

Award Provider: University of Sussex