50 fully-funded PhD Studentships at Nottingham Trent University in UK, 2018-2019

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Nottingham Trent University is inviting applications for 50 Fully-funded PhD Studentships. These studentships are open to international students to pursue PhD degree programme for the 2018-2019 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.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for PhD degree programme at Nottingham Trent University.

Study Subject: 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.

Number of Scholarships: Up to 57 fully funded PhD studentships for 2018 entry.

Scholarship Award: 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 £4,195 for 2017/18 and are revised annually) and provide a maintenance stipend linked to the RCUK rate (this is revised annually and is currently £14,553 for academic year 2017/18) for up to three years*. The studentships will be expected to commence in 2018.

Scholarship can be taken in the UK

Eligibility: To be eligible to apply, you must hold (or expect to obtain by 1st October 2018) a 1st Class/2.1 UK honours degree (or equivalent as verified by UK Naric and the NTU International development Office) 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 UK honours degree this must be supported by a Masters at “Merit” level (or equivalent as verified by UK Naric and the NTU International development Office) as an additional qualification. Please note that these studentships are only available for new applicants. Existing PhD students are not eligible to apply.

Nationality: International Students are eligible to apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: For applicants holding a 2.2 UK honours degree this must be supported by a Masters at “Merit” level (or equivalent as verified by UK Naric and the NTU International development Office) as an additional qualification. Please note that these studentships are only available for new applicants

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirements: 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).

UK Scholarships

How to Apply: The mode of applying is electronically. To apply for a studentship, you should submit:

  • A fully completed application form (please ensure you read the guidance notes that accompany the form)
  • Copies of your academic certificates
  • Copies of your English Language Proficiency certificates (if applicable)
  • Applications for studentships in School of Architecture, Design and the Built Environment; School of Art and Design; School of Arts and Humanities; School of Animal, Rural & Environmental Sciences; Nottingham Business School; Nottingham Law School and School of Social Sciences must be accompanied by a research proposal of 1000-2000 words.
  • If you are applying for a project in School of Science and Technology, you must include a copy of your CV.
  • You must make it clear on your application form which project title you are applying for.
  • All documents should be submitted electronically to doctoralschool-at-ntu.ac.uk

Online Application

Application Deadline: The closing date for applications is November 30, 2017.

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