Nottingham Trent University invites applications for 75 Fully-funded PhD Studentships open to international students to pursue PhD degree programme for the 2017-2018 academic year.
Scholarships are offered in diverse fields within School of Animal, Rural and Environmental Science, School of Architecture, Design and the Built Environment, School of Art & Design, School of Arts and Humanities, Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Law School, School of Science and Technology and School of Social Sciences to help students in upgrading their education.
The NTU Doctoral School, in addressing its mission statement: “Creating future innovators and impact for education, industry, the professions and society;” also provides support for our research students in areas beyond the immediate focus of their research project, with students participating in our “DoctoratePlus Programme”.
Nottingham Trent University (NTU) is a public university in Nottingham, England. It was founded as a new university in 1992 from Trent Polytechnic (later Nottingham Polytechnic). Its roots go back to 1843 with the establishment of the Nottingham Government School of Design which still exists within the university today.
Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.
Worth of Award
- Up to 75 fully funded PhD studentships for 2017 entry.
- This studentship competition is open to applicants who wish to study for a PhD on a full-time basis only.
- The studentship will pay UK/EU fees (currently set at £4,121 for 2016/17 and are revised annually) and provide a maintenance stipend linked to the RCUK rate (this is revised annually and is currently £14,296 for academic year 2016/17) for up to three years*.
- The studentships will be expected to commence in 2017.
To be eligible to apply-
- Applicants must hold (or expect to obtain by 1st October 2017) a Masters qualification or a 1st Class/2.1 Bachelor’s degree in a relevant subject area (including, where appropriate, training in the relevant research methods and, where relevant, laboratory experience). For applicants holding a 2.2 at Bachelor’s degree this must be supported by a Masters at “Merit” level as an additional qualification.
- Please note that these studentships are only available for new applicants. Existing PhD students are not eligible to apply.
- Applications can be accepted from UK/EU and International students. The minimum English language proficiency requirement for candidates who have not undertaken a higher degree at a UK HE institution is IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.0 in all skills).
How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.
Deadline: The closing date for applications is 9th December 2016.