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FIDERH Scholarships

FIDERH is the federal trust managed by the Central Bank of Mexico. It provides affordable loans to help Mexican students pay for their postgraduate studies. 

The University of Southampton offers a 20% tuition fee discount to students with a FIDERH scholarship. 

This scholarship is for admission to a full-time one year taught master’s or for the first 3 years (36 months) of a full-time postgraduate research degree.   

The scholarship is for programmes in the:  

  • Faculty of Arts and Humanities 

  • Faculty of Environmental and Life Sciences (excluding Health Sciences) 

  • Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences 

  • Faculty of Social Sciences 



You must: 

  • be a Mexican citizen 
  • have an offer to study at Southampton 


How to apply 

1. Apply for postgraduate study at Southampton. 

2. Apply directly to FIDERH after receiving your offer from us. 


Contact us 

For more information or for help, email