Applications are invited for a PhD studentship in the field of Management and Business Studies or Economics at Cardiff Business School. A studentship covers full tuition fees (UK/EU or International). A stipend will be provided and an additional £250 p.a. will also be offered for research training support and fieldwork for three years (PhD phase only). Applicants with a first class Honours degree (mark of 70%+ or equivalent) and a Masters degree with distinction (mark of 70%+ or equivalent) in a relevant subject. The application deadline is 21st February 2014.
Study Subject (s): Studentship is provided in the field of Management and Business Studies or Economics at Cardiff Business School. Applications in any of the specialised areas of research within the School’s five management and business sections are also invited: Accounting and Finance, Economics, Human Resource Management, Logistics and Operations Management and Marketing and Strategy.
Course Level: Studentship is available for pursuing PhD degree level at Cardiff University in UK.
Scholarship Provider: Cardiff Business School of Cardiff University, UK
Scholarship can be taken at: UK
Eligibility: Nationality: Open to all students of any nationality without restrictions (UK/EU and International).
Academic Criteria: This studentship is extremely competitive. We are seeking exceptional applicants with a first class Honours degree (mark of 70%+ or equivalent) and a Masters degree with distinction (mark of 70%+ or equivalent) in a relevant subject. Subjects include Accounting, Business and Management, Economics, Finance, Human Resource Management, Marketing, Logistics and Operations Management and other related fields.
Scholarship Open for International Students: UK/EU or international students can apply for this PhD studentship
Scholarship Description: Cardiff Business School invites applications for one School-funded PhD studentship in Management and Business Studies or Economics, for the 2014/15 academic year. Cardiff Business School was ranked 4th out of 90 UK business schools in the 2008 Research Assessment Exercise, and ‘excellent’ for teaching. Lively, elegant, confident and cosmopolitan, the city of Cardiff offers an excellent location in which to study. Students benefit from the combination of a small, friendly, inexpensive city with the cultural and recreational amenities of an ambitious and progressive capital city.
Number of award(s): One PhD studentship will be offered.
Duration of award(s): This PhD Studentship will be offered for 4 years.
What does it cover? This studentship is very generously funded by Cardiff Business School, and covers full tuition fees (UK/EU or International). A stipend will be provided (for UK/EU students, this will match the UK Research Council National Minimum at least £13,726 p.a., updated yearly; an international student will receive a fixed stipend of £6,500 p.a.). There will be an additional £250 p.a. offered for research training support and fieldwork for three years (PhD phase only).
Selection Criteria: Not Known
Notification: Not Known
How to Apply: Applications can be submitted via Cardiff’s Online Application Service. In the ‘Funding’ section of the Online Application Form, please indicate that you are applying for a Cardiff Business School PhD Studentship. Guidance for sending/uploading supporting documents is also available via your Online Application account.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 21st February 2014.