Postgraduate Student Awards
A range of awards, scholarships and bursaries are available for those undertaking this programme at the University. Further details about funding opportunities will be available in due course, and those interested in applying are encouraged to contact the programme director in the first instance.
Fees cover the cost of your tuition, registration, examinations (but not re-sits) and graduation.
Tuition fees (Home/EU)
The University's tuition fees are normally fixed at yearly intervals and follow Government guidelines on minimum levels. The normal tuition fee for Home/EU postgraduate students (2020 entry, unless otherwise specified) per year are stated below. Please note that part-time fees are charged at 50% of the full-time fee shown below per year (unless otherwise specified).
In addition to your tuition fees, you may incur other costs in relation to your studies such as photocopying in the library, buying textbooks and specialist equipment or going on field classes. See our study costs page for full details.
|Standard full-time postgraduate fee
||£5,300 to £12,200
|Fee for this course
International students are required to pay the full costs of their tuition in the UK with each university setting its own international fees. The University of Liverpool's fees represent excellent value for money for a Russell Group University. Fees for postgraduate research programmes are different than for master's programmes and a full list of fees are available on our International money and scholarships pages. The normal tuition fee for full-time international postgraduate students (2020 entry, unless otherwise specified) per year will be as follows:
|International fee for this course
Information on potential sources of funding may be obtained by visiting the University web pages or by contacting the School. Normally, funding will cover tuition fees and living expenses for UK students and tuition fees only for other EU students. There are a number of internal and external funding options open to prospective postgraduates within the School. University studentships are occasionally advertised for research on specific topics with individual members of staff. For information on financial support please visit our website.
International Student Scholarships for the MA in Chinese-English Translating and Interpreting
The Department of Modern Languages and Cultures is pleased to announce five international scholarships for students wishing to pursue the MA in Chinese-English Translating and Interpreting, for entry in September 2020.
The five scholarships are to be awarded as follows:
- 2 (two) £10,000 scholarships
- 3 (three) £5,000 scholarships
All scholarships will be awarded after formal registration at the University and will take the form of a fee waiver. Please note: these scholarships cannot be combined with any other scholarships or bursaries provided by the University.
In addition to the entry requirements for the MA, applicants must be classified as international fee-paying students.
Application documents should include the following:
- Application form
- Relevant transcript and qualifications
- A personal statement (500 words) that outlines the applicant’s strengths and suitability for the MA, including (where appropriate) relevant translation and/or interpreting experience
- Any other relevant supporting documents.
Applications will be ranked and selected according to academic merit and suitability (e.g. relevant experience).
How to apply
Please complete a standard application for the MA. All applicants who meet the entry requirements and include the above documentation with their application will be automatically considered. Please note, however, that the deadline of 30 April 2020 applies. Those who apply for the MA after this date will not be considered for a scholarship.