Scottish Funding Council funded postgraduate places

Applications for Scottish Funding Council (SFC) funding will re-open once SFC places have been agreed for the September 2019 intake. This is likely to take place in April 2019. Edinburgh Napier University has funding to support a very limited number of postgraduate taught places on:


The SFC has attached specific eligibility and residency criteria to these new taught postgraduate places at Edinburgh Napier University. These places are open for applicants domiciled in Scotland and the European Union only.

For further information and guidance on eligibility criteria, please refer to the Student Awards Agency for Scotland website.


The SFC funding is for tuition only and covers your full tuition fee - this is not a loan and does not need to be repaid if you complete the full Masters programme. You may also wish to investigate additional living costs support funding options which are available to students undertaking postgraduate taught study.

Basis of study

The funded places are available for both part-time and full-time on campus modes of study on the eligible courses listed above (please note this does not include distance learning programmes).

How to apply

Funding is available for those starting courses in September and January each year. Information on deadlines will be available below when applications for funding are open.

For further information on SFC funded places, please contact