The School of Education offers ten fee-waiver studentships. The studentships will pay half of the part-time University UK/EU tuition fees for five years. The studentship is offered in educational leadership, learning, and change, engagement and vulnerability in education, education for social justice, participatory approaches to innovation and reform in education, pedagogy and innovation in mathematics and science education and testing, assessment, and measurement research. Applicants applying for the studentship have a first-class or high upper second-class honours degree (or equivalent qualification) in a relevant discipline and meet the University’s standard English language entry requirements.
Study Subject(s): Scholarships are offered in Educational Leadership, Learning, and Change, Engagement and Vulnerability in Education, Education for Social Justice, Participatory Approaches to Innovation and Reform in Education, Pedagogy and Innovation in Mathematics and Science Education and Testing, Assessment, and Measurement Research.
Course Level: This scholarship is available for pursuing doctoral degree.
Scholarship Provider: School of Education, University of Leicester
Scholarship can be taken at: UK
Eligibility: Applicants must have a first-class or high upper second-class honours degree (or equivalent qualification) in a relevant discipline and meet the University’s standard English language entry requirements. It is expected that applicants will also hold – or expect to hold by October 2013 – a Masters degree. It is desirable that applicants have three years’ professional experience in education. These studentships are open to suitable UK/EU and International (i.e., outside the EU) applicants. Please note though that the award covers tuition fees at the UK/EU rate only. International applicants (and those not eligible to pay UK/EU tuition fees) must demonstrate at the time of their application that they can fund the difference in tuition fee rates.
Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: UK and EU candidates are eligible to apply.
Scholarship Description: The School of Education is pleased to offer ten fee-waiver studentships for October 2013 entry to its Doctor of Education (EdD) programme. The studentships will pay half of the part-time University UK/EU tuition fees for five years.The School of Education has an excellent reputation for being at the forefront of education research of national and international significance.
Number of Awards: 10 studentships are offered.
Duration of Awards: Studentships are offered for 5 years.
What does it cover? The studentships will pay half of the part-time University UK/EU tuition fees for five years.
How to Apply: To apply, simply follow our three-point checklist:
-Draft a research proposal that tells us what you want to research, how you intend to do it, and why it is worth doing
-Prepare your supporting documents
-Submit your online application or apply by post
Scholarship Application Deadline: 19 April 2013- Deadline for completed applications.