Studentships are open to UK/EU students who want to study PhD programme. The studentships are funded by University of Exeter and 100 studentships are awarded during winter 2012/13. The studentships are awarded on the basis of academic performance and are designed to cover all tuition fees and a maintenance grant for a period of 3 years.
Study Subject(s): Studentships currently available in Animal Behaviour, Archaeology, Biosciences, Business and Management, Celtic/Cornish Studies, Classics and Ancient History, Climate Change, Clinical Science, Computer Science, Drama, Education, Engineering, English, Film Studies, Geography, History, Law, Mathematics, Medicine, Modern Languages, Physics and Astrophysics, Politics, Psychology, Sociology, Sport and Health Sciences, Theology and Religion and Zoology.
Course Level: This scholarship is available for pursuing PhD degree level.
Scholarship Provider: University of Exeter
Scholarship can be taken at: UK
Normally students will have a good UK Honours degree (2:1 Honours or international equivalent) and in some cases a Masters degree. If you are seeking funding through one of the Research Councils (UK/EU students only), you will need to hold a minimum 2:1 Honours degree, although often these awards are won by those with 1st Class Honours due to high levels of competition.
Scholarship Open for International Students: The students of UK/EU can apply for this scholarship.
Scholarship Description: Research is at the heart of everything we do at Exeter and to show our commitment to developing the next generation of researchers, during winter 2012/13, we are offering over 100 PhD studentships for 2013 start. Ranked 7th in The Sunday Times University Guide 2013 and University of the Year in the same publication, we are a Russell Group university with an excellent research reputation. In the 2008 Research Assessment Exercise, all our 31 subjects were assessed as including world-leading research and nearly 90 per cent of our research was rated as being internationally recognised.
Number of award(s): 100 PhD studentships are available.
Duration of award(s): Studentship is offered for 3 years.
What does it cover? Fully funded PhD studentships covering all fees and a maintenance grant for 3 years are available across a wide range of subject areas.
Selection Criteria: In considering your application, we consider:
-Your achieved academic performance in level 6, 7 and 8 qualifications (Bachelor, Master and Doctoral degrees and their equivalents)
-Your performance to date in undertaking a current qualification
-Your personal statement
-Any additional statement supplied by your academic institution or employer regarding any special personal or extenuating circumstances which may impact, or have impacted on your studies.
How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.
Scholarship Application Deadline: Do submit your application till