The University of Surrey is offering PhD Positions in Astrophysics under the supervision of Professor Justin Read and Dr Noelia Noel. These posts are open to students of UK/EU nationality.
The University of Surrey is a public research university located within the county town of Guildford, Surrey, in the South East of England, United Kingdom. The university specialises in science, engineering, medicine and business.
Course Level: Positions are available for pursuing PhD programme.
Study Subject: The University of Surrey offers PhD positions in the areas of “dark matter” and “galaxy formation & evolution with resolved stars”, with further projects available also in the areas of “star clusters”, “near-field cosmology” and “gravitational wave emission from merging black hole binaries”.
Scholarship Award: There are two funded PhD positions available.
Scholarship can be taken in the UK
Eligibility: Applicants must have a master’s degree or equivalent in physics, mathematics, astronomy or astrophysics at the time of start of the PhD. The posts are open to students of UK/EU nationality.
Nationality: Students of UK/EU nationality are eligible to apply.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have master’s degree.
English Language Requirement: Students need to demonstrate that they have a good level of written and spoken English.
How to Apply: The mandatory documents required do vary by course and circumstance but in most cases you will need to supply (and therefore should have available before starting the application) the following
- Scanned copies of signed/stamped qualifications (certificates or transcripts) to show how you meet, or expect to meet, the entry requirements
- Evidence of English language level (if English is not your first language)
- A copy of your passport (if you need a visa to study here)
- A personal statement (for non-research programmes)
- A research proposal (for research programmes only)
- Contact details of 2 referees
Application Deadline: The deadline for applications is February 24, 2017.