President's Doctoral Scholar (PDS) Awards in the School of Environment, Education and Development 2020 entry
Type of award
School of Environment, Education and Development
These awards will cover tuition fees and include annual stipends of approximately £16,000 (subject to final confirmation) for a period of three years, subject to satisfactory progress
Tuition fees and living allowance.
Studentships are available for 3 year full-time programmes. Part-time studentships are also available.
Continuation of award
Continuation of the award is subject to satisfactory progress.
We will have a number of these studentships available, awarded on a competitive basis.
This award is internal.
Level(s) of study
This funding is available to students undertaking the following types of study:
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
Applicants must hold or expect to achieve a Masters-level qualification, which we would expect to be at distinction level, or equivalent, and have a first-class Honours degree (or non-UK equivalent). Additional indicators of academic quality will include contributions to publications/articles, promoting your research to a wider audience, setting up research collaborations, prizes awarded and information supplied by your referees.
This funding is available to all nationalities.
Successful PhD and Professional Doctorate applicants are automatically considered for this funding - no further application is required.
Applications will be ranked according to two key criteria: academic track-record, and the quality of the research proposal.
The School of Environment, Education and Development studentship committee.
Applicants should have received an offer of a place for September 2020 entry on one of the School of Environment, Education and Development Post Graduate Research programmes by early March 2020. In order for your application to be processed in good time you are advised to apply for the programme no later than 10th February 2020.
Successful applicants will be notified by late April 2020.
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