Funded places from the Sustainable Aquaculture Innovation Centre

This information is for reference only for 2022/23 and will be updated at a later date.

Key Facts

Fee status

Scotland

Level

Postgraduate (taught)

Number of awards

12

Value of awards

Tuition fees

Your country/region

Scotland

We are pleased to confirm that we have 12 fully funded places on the Aquaculture MSc courses for the academic year 2022/23. These places are supported by the Sustainable Aquaculture Innovation Centre (SAIC) with funding from the Scottish Funding Council (SFC).

Background information

We have 12 fully funded places on the Aquaculture MSc courses for the academic year 2022/23:

Transfer of this scholarship to another course outwith the above list is not permitted. Funding covers tuition fees and a cash alternative is not available. Funding cannot be extended and funded places may not be deferred.

By accepting the Scholarship, the student agrees to undertake an MSc project developed in partnership with a Sustainable Aquaculture Innovation Centre consortium industry member company that is relevant to the Scottish Industry.

If the student does not complete their project with an SAIC partner, they will be required to repay this funding.

Eligibility and availability

The places are open for applicants domiciled in Scotland and you must meet the Scottish Funding Council residency requirements.

You must be studying an on-campus programme based at the University of Stirling from September 2022.

You are eligible for a funded place if you are:

  • a permanent resident of Scotland for at least three years prior to the start of the programme (i.e. living in Scotland for a purpose other than studying

You are not eligible if you are:

  • a Scottish applicant not permanently resident of Scotland for three years prior to the start of the programme
  • an EU student
  • an RUK student

How do I apply?

Applicants do not need to apply for the funding. The places are awarded on a first come first serve basis for anyone who applies for one of our Masters courses in Aquaculture and meets the eligibility criteria.