School of Environment, Education and Development Postgraduate Research Scholarship 2019 entry
Type of award
School of Environment, Education and Development
Continuation of award
Continuation of the award is subject to satisfactory progress.
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:
This funding is available to students undertaking study in:
- International Development
- Planning and Environmental Management
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.
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.
Applicants should have received an offer of a place for September 2019 entry on one of the following PhD programmes by Friday 8th March 2019. In order for your PhD application to be processed in good time you are advised to apply for the PhD programme no later than Tuesday 5th February 2019.
Contact details for enquiries
- Christopher Kitchen
Postgraduate Research Recruitment and Admissions
Tel: +44(0)161 275 0807