The Bartlett Promise PhD Scholarship

  • Phd
  • £17,631
  • 29 April 2022

The Bartlett Promise aims to enable students from backgrounds underrepresented in The Bartlett, UCL’s Faculty of the Built Environment to pursue a PhD at The Bartlett.


Candidates must: • be UK domiciled with home fee status or a forced migrant (as defined by UCL) 1 • have an offer of admission to a Bartlett PhD programme for study in and • must not have completed a PhD at UCL or anywhere else previously In addition to these mandatory criteria, candidates must meet at least one of the additional criteria: • be in financial need as assessed by UCL • be from a Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic background • be from a Gypsy, Roma or Traveller community • have a disability • be a care leaver • have care responsibilities • be first generation in family to attend university at undergraduate level • be first generation in family to attend university at postgraduate level

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Full tuition fees plus an annual allowance to cover living and study expenses (£17,631), for the normal duration of the programme at UCL. All Promise scholars will also receive on-going academic and career support during their study.


The application form will be available from 1 February . Candidates must complete an application by 29 April. We will consider your educational, personal and financial circumstances. You will need to demonstrate these in your application form. Please read the FAQs carefully before completing your application.

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