The University of Warwick is inviting applications for Five PhD Fellowships in Psychology for students wishing to start a PhD in October 2019.
The Department of Psychology at Warwick was founded in 1974. The Department’s mission is to undertake cutting-edge, impactful research and to educate our students in the scientific study of the human mind, brain and behaviour. Our particular strengths lie in behavioural science, life span and wellbeing, and language and development. Warwick University is a world-leading university with the highest academic and research standards. For further information about the University of Warwick, please read our University Further Particulars.
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.
- Applications Deadline: February 3, 2019
- Course Level: Fellowships are available to pursue PhD programme.
- Study Subject: Fellowships are awarded study Department of Psychology at Warwick.
- Scholarship Award: These Fellowships pay academic fees at the Home/EU rate and a maintenance grant of at least £12,900 per annum for three years. Successful applicants will also have the opportunity to bid for additional funding of approx. £2,000 per annum for any teaching work that they undertake in the Department.
- Nationality: Home/EU students are eligible to apply for this fellowship.
- Number of Scholarships: Five fellowships are available.
- Scholarship can be taken in the UK
Eligibility for the Scholarship
Eligible Countries: Home/EU students are eligible to apply for this fellowship.
Entrance Requirements: Applicants must meet the following criteria:
Applicants should have either a good Upper Second Class degree plus a Masters Distinction OR a First Class degree in Psychology or related field.
English Language Requirements: 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.
How to Apply: Applications should be made through the Graduate School online form: warwick.ac.uk/pgapply.
Please specify in the finance and funding section on the form that you wish to be considered for a Departmental PhD Fellowship and also specify your proposed supervisor. In the case of the project supervised by Dr Singmann, please provide a short document (2 pages maximum) detailing why you are a suitable candidate for studying your choice of project – for example, your qualifications, interests, and relevant experience. For the remaining four Fellowships, please provide a short research proposal (5 pages maximum), including the reasons for your choice of supervisor.