The University of Surrey is pleased to be awarding up to 12 fully funded studentships to outstanding PhD candidates across a range of disciplines. These studentships are now available to the UK Home/EU students starting in January 2018.
The principal aim is to advance understanding of how gender influences the experience of ageing, and how ageing influences gender roles and relationships.
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.
If English is not your first language then you will need to show that your English language skills are at a high enough level to succeed in your studies.
Application deadline: November 13, 2017
Course Level: Studentships are available for pursuing doctoral programme.
Study Subject: Studentships are awarded to outstanding PhD candidates across a range of disciplines.
Scholarship Award: A stipend matching the research council rate of £14,553 and covers the cost of tuition fees (home/EU rate)
Number of Scholarships: Up to 12 fully funded studentships are available.
Scholarship can be taken in the UK
Eligibility for the Scholarship:
Eligible Countries: Home/EU students are eligible to apply.
English Language Requirements: If English is not your first language then you will need to show that your English language skills are at a high enough level to succeed in your studies.
Please follow the three-stage process below to help you prepare for and submit your application:
- Identify and speak to a prospective supervisor: Within each of the faculty pages above you will find links to academic schools/departments and staff lists. Use the staff lists to identify a prospective supervisor and contact them to discuss project options before completing the application. If you have difficulty identifying a prospective supervisor, the PGR director for the department may be able to help you.
- Apply for a place on a Surrey PhD programme: Once you have discussed your project with a prospective supervisor you will need to make an application for a place on a PhD programme. You can apply for a place by clicking the ‘apply now’ button on the programme page. Please indicate on your application that you are applying for a Doctoral College Studentship Award. You are also advised to include your degree transcripts and references in the application, as not providing these documents can slow the process down. The deadline to submit an application for a place on a PhD programme is 12 midday, Monday 13 November 2017.Please note between 5 pm on 3 November and 9 am on 8 November you will not be able to access the application portal due to the system upgrade.
- Complete the Doctoral College Studentships Award application: In addition to applying for a place on a PhD programme, you will also need to complete Doctoral College Studentships Award application form. This is your application for funding and will be used to select successful candidates for funding. Once you have completed your form, please submit it to PhD studentships-at-surrey.ac.uk by the deadline of 12 midday, Monday 13 November 2017.
How to Apply:
You can apply for a place on a postgraduate taught or research degree at Surrey directly from our programme pages. If you’re an international student, you may need to consider: