SOAS, University of London is inviting applications doctoral scholarships for full-time or part-time for a PhD /MPhil/research degree program in the academic session 2014/15. The normal duration of a full-time student’s registration is three years for full-time and six years for part time program. This scholarship will provide remission of the tuition fees. Home/EU/International students are eligible for this research scholarship. Applications must be submitted by 31st January 2014.
Study Subject (s): The studentships are awarded in the following Departments: History, Study of Religions, Music OR Media and Film Studies OR History Art and Archaeology and Anthropology and Sociology.
Course Level: The studentships are for pursuing full-time or part-time MPhil/PhD research degree at University of London in UK.
Scholarship Provider: SOAS, University of London
The award can be taken at: UK
Eligibility:-Applicants must possess or expect to be awarded a Distinction in their Masters Degree from a UK university.
-Applicants with a non-UK degree to be adjudged in the top rank by their referees and transcript.
-Applicants must have an offer of admission to a Research programme at SOAS by the application deadline.
-Only new research students may apply: those already enrolled on a research degree programme at SOAS are not eligible to apply.
-Candidates currently completing a Masters degree are welcome to apply.
-Open to Overseas and Home/EU applicants only.
Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: PhD opportunities are open to overseas and Home/EU applicants only.
Description: The SOAS Doctoral Scholarships (4 scholarships in the Faculty of Arts & Humanities) are available for students who are proposing to register full-time or part-time for a research degree at SOAS in the academic session 2014/15. This scholarship will provide remission of the tuition fees. New awards offered in 2014 are valid only for the 2014/15 academic session but, subject to satisfactory progress, they may be renewed for the normal duration of a full-time student’s registration.
Number of award(s): 4 scholarships in the Faculty of Arts & Humanities are available.
Duration of award(s): New awards offered in 2014 are valid only for the 2014/15 academic session but, subject to satisfactory progress, they may be renewed for the normal duration of a full-time student’s registration. The normal duration of a full-time student’s registration is three years full-time, six years part-time.
What does it cover? This scholarship will provide remission of the tuition fees.
Selection Criteria: Candidates will be assessed on academic merit by a Selection Panel consisting of three academic members. The assessment of your application will be based on the information in your application and in your on-line application for admission. Selectors will be looking at the degree results and also at academic references, statement and other relevant information.
Notification: Successful candidates will be notified by the end of June. If you have not heard from us by the end of June, you should assume that your application was unsuccessful.
How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.
application Deadline: The deadline for applications is 31 January 2014.