North West Doctoral Training Center offers PhD and Postgraduate Scholarships for International Students in Social Sciences at University of Manchester in UK
Study Subject(s): Social Sciences
Course Level: This scholarship is available for pursuing master’s and PhD degree level.
Scholarship Provider: North West Doctoral Training Centre
Scholarship can be taken at: UK
– This funding is available to students undertaking the following types of study – Postgraduate taught, Postgraduate research.
– UK Masters degree (or overseas equivalent) at Merit level (60% average in taught component plus 60% minimum in dissertation.
– UK Bachelors degree (or overseas equivalent.
– This funding is available to all nationalities.
Scholarship Open for International Students: This Scholarship is open for international Students.
Scholarship Description: Studentships will be available across the full range of social science disciplines. The ESRC has also identified particular areas of study that would benefit from further development across the UK. These include subjects such as Language Based Area Studies, Economics, and Management and Business Studies. A number of studentships will be set aside for these particular areas to help ensure that social sciences continue to contribute to the development of society and the economy..
Duration of award(s): 3 or 4 years full-time depending on programme.
What does it cover? Home fees.
£16,590 annual maintenance stipend.
£1,000 Research Training Grant.
Selection Criteria: Academic merit based.
Notification: March/April 2013
How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.
Scholarship Application Deadline: Do submit your applications till 17 Jan 2013.