Fully Funded PhD Studentship at Newcastle University in UK

Fully Funded PhD Studentship at Newcastle University in UK

Study the role of threat and risk modelling through this PhD Studentship offered by the Newcastle University for the academic year 2019/20.

The main motive of this educational award is to encourage the citizens of UK/EU for pursuing a PhD degree in Security and resilience of infrastructure systems at the university.

The scholarship covers full tuition fees and an annual living allowance of £15,009 to successful candidates for 3.5 years. If you are interested please read the given information about the award.


To be eligible for the scholarship, you must have a first-class or 2.1 degree, or equivalent qualifications and/or experience. Ideally, students should have a BSc or MSc degree in computing or a related discipline.

Applicants with either a good background in computing and security or in infrastructure and urban engineering; female candidates will be particularly encouraged to apply.

UK/EU citizens are welcome to apply.  

How to Apply

You must apply through the University’s online postgraduate application system. To do this please ‘Create a new account’.

The following information will help us to process your application. You will need to:

  • Insert the programme code 8050F in the programme of study section
  • Select ‘PhD Computer Science – (Computing Science) as the programme of study
  • Insert the studentship code COMP011 in the studentship/partnership reference field
  • Attach a covering letter and CV. The covering letter must state the title of the studentship, quote reference code COMP011 and state how your interests and experience relate to the project
  • Attach degree transcripts and certificates and, if English is not your first language, a copy of your English language qualifications.

Please also send a copy of your CV and covering letter to computing.phd@ncl.ac.uk

The closing date of the applications for the grant is September 6, 2019.

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