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SoCoBio, South Coast Biosciences Doctoral Training Partnership PhD Scholarships in UK

The University of Kent is offering SoCoBio, South Coast Biosciences Doctoral Training Partnership PhD Scholarships in the UK. The university is accepting applications for the academic year 2023-2024.

This scholarship award includes tuition fees, UK level tuition fees only, a Research Council stipend worth £17,668and research training funds for the selected candidates.

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Excellent opportunity for aspirants from all around the world to get higher education in UK

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The University of Kent is a semi-collegiate public research university based in Kent, United Kingdom. The University of Kent is ranked 576thin Best Global Universities with staff and students committed to making a difference at regional, national and global level. 

Why choose to study at the University of Kent? The University of Kent will deliver one of the best education and student experiences amongst UK universities that enables and inspires our students and will be internationally known for a transformative student experience and employability outcomes regardless of background.

Application Deadline: Monday, 9th January, 2023 at 23:55 GMT is the last day to apply.

Brief Description

  • University or Organization: University of Kent 
  • Department: NA 
  • Course Level: PhD 
  • Award:£17,668
  • Number of Awards: NA 
  • Access Mode: Online 
  • Nationality: International and Home 
  • The award can be taken in the United Kingdom


  • Eligible Countries: All international and domestic students are eligible to apply. 
  • Eligible Course or Subjects: Students can apply for a PhD project which is a part of the South Coast Biology Doctoral Training Partnership (SoCoBio) at the University of Kent. 
  • Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible, the applicants must meet all the following/given criteria:
  • The applicants must have sustained experience beyond their undergraduate degree level that is specifically relevant to biosciences research.

How to Apply

  • How to Apply: Students are required to complete their admission application on the university portal. Applications for this PhD project must be made on its designated online application portal
  • Supporting Documents: The applicants must provide the academic transcripts for the required qualification along with English language proficiency proof. 
  • Admission Requirements: The applicants should have a BSc/MSci 2:1 and/or Masters (MSc or MRes) at Merit/Distinction level (>60%) and evidence of significant relevant professional experience equivalent to Masters level.
  • Language Requirement: The students must submit scores of the following English language proficiency tests:
  • IELTS – 6.5 


The candidates selected by the University of Kent will be awarded the following benefits: 

  • Support for their tuition fees, i.e. a minimum of £4,596 per year. 
  • A minimum ‘stipend’ of £17,668 per year for their living costs, which is paid to them in regular instalments.

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