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School of Environment, Education and Development Postgraduate Research Scholarship 2017 entry - details for 2018 to be confirmed

Type of award

Scholarship

Managing department

School of Environment, Education and Development

Value

These awards will cover tuition fees and include annual stipends of approximately £14, 210 (subject to final confirmation) for a period of three years, subject to satisfactory progress

Specified use

The School of Environment, Education and Development is pleased to announce a number of postgraduate research studentships for September 2017 entry.

Tenable period

Three (3) years

Continuation of award

Continuation of the award is subject to satisfactory progress.

Number available

15

Funding provider

School of Environment, Education and Development

Level(s) of study

This funding is available to students undertaking the following types of study:

  • Postgraduate research

Allowed study options

This funding is available to students undertaking the following modes of study:

  • Full-time

Subject restrictions

This funding is available to students undertaking study in:

  • Architecture
  • Education
  • Geography
  • International Development
  • Planning and Environmental Management

Academic requirements

Candidates should meet the entry requirements of the School of Environment, Education and Development:

  • Bachelor degree with First Class or Upper Second Class Honours (or international equivalent)
  • Master degree with a minimum grade of 60% in the dissertation and a minimum taught average grade of 60% (or international equivalent)
  • English language proficiency if applicable - minimum of IELTS 7 overall with 7 in writing and 6 in the other subsections or TOEFL 100 overall with 25 in writing and 22 in the other subsections or Pearson 66 overall with 66 in writing and 59 in the other subsections

Please note that existing PhD students cannot be considered for this funding.

Nationality restrictions

This funding is available to all nationalities.

Other eligibility criteria

Applicants must hold an offer of study at The University of Manchester before applying for this funding.

All eligible offer holders who do not already have other funding confirmed will be considered for School studentships. No additional application procedures apply.

Specific research groups within the School welcome PhD applications within the areas of their current research priorities, which are listed below.

Application procedure

Applicants should have received an offer of a place for September 2017 entry on one of the following PhD programmes by Friday 21 April 2017. In order for your PhD application to be processed in good time you are advised to apply for the PhD programme no later than Friday 24 March 2017.

Application form

Closing date

24 Mar 2017

In order for your PhD application to be processed in good time you are advised to apply for the PhD programme no later than Friday 24 March 2017.

Decision date

Successful applicants will be notified by the end of May 2017.

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