PhD Studentship in Characterization of Pile Driving Induced Ground Motions at University of Nottingham

A new PhD Studentship is open for the deserving candidates who want to pursue a PhD degree. The programme is organized by the University of Nottingham.

The position is only available for UK/EU candidates. This project aims to validate a Finite Element code based on ground vibration monitoring data from full-scale and reduced-scale pile driving tests

The university will provide a stipend of £15,009 p.a. tax-free for 2019-20 awarded to the suitable candidate. See below for full eligibility details and information on how to apply.

Eligibility

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

Applicants should have, or expect to obtain, a 1st class or 2.1 honours degree (or international equivalent) in Civil Engineering, Materials Science, Physics or a related subject. A relevant Master degree in these areas would be advantageous.

If English is not your first language, you must provide evidence that you meet the University’s minimum English Language requirements.

How to Apply

Informal contact can be sent to Dr Athina Grizi (a.gkrizi@nottingham.ac.uk) before submitting an online application. Please send a cover letter and a copy of your CV with your up to date relevant experience.

The online application can be made via http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/pgstudy/how-to-apply/how-to-apply.aspx. Please quote the studentship reference and Dr Athina Grizi.

When applying for this studentship, please include the reference number (beginning ENG) within the personal statement section of the application. This will help in ensuring your application is sent directly to the academic advertising the studentship.

Closing Date: Sunday, 6th October 2019

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Fully Funded KESS II MRES Scholarship in Biosciences

Enhance the practical and theoretical knowledge in the field of Biosciences by applying this Fully Funded KESS II MRES Scholarship at Swansea University.

The educational award is available for  UK/EU students who want to pursue a PhD degree course at the university for the academic year 2019/20. This study will make use of a recently developed Smartphone app (barrier tracker).

The bursary covers the full tuition fees and £1,000 bench fee, plus a stipend. For more information, interested apprentices can read the details given below.

Eligibility

Candidates should have a 2.1 or above in their undergraduate degree in Bioscience or a related subject. They should also be eligible for UK/EU fees (see http://www.ukcisa.org.uk/Information–Advice/Fees-and-Money/Wales-fee-status for more information).

We would normally expect the academic and English Language requirements to be met by point of application. For details on the University’s English Language entry requirements, please visit – http://www.swansea.ac.uk/admissions/englishlanguagerequirements/

How to Apply

Applicants are strongly advised to contact Professor Carlos Garcia de Leaniz (c.garciadeleaniz@swansea.ac.uk) or Mr Paul Howes (CSAR Manager- p.n.howes@swansea.ac.uk) regarding the information on the area of research:

Complete the KESS II EAST Participant Proposal Form Swansea 2019-20 and complete the KESS II Supplementary Form

You will also need to provide copies of the following documentation: Degree certificates, References, CV, English language certificate (if required). All supporting documentation as detailed in Section C of the KESS II Participant Proposal Form

The deadline for applications is November 15, 2019.

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Fully Funded Scholarship KESS II MSc by Research in Materials/Chemical Engineering

A new Fully Funded Scholarship KESS II MSc by Research in Materials/Chemical Engineering is available for UK/EU students at Swansea University. This programme is funded by the Welsh Government’s European Social Fund (ESF).

During this research, the student will have the opportunity to gain a range of skill sets including nanomaterial synthesis, chemical analysis from other collaborators.

Successful scholars will receive the full tuition fees, plus a stipend of £11,702 p.a. Check out valuable information about this bursary which is mentioned below.

Eligibility

Candidates should have a 2.1 or above in their undergraduate degree in Materials Engineering/Chemistry/Chemical Engineering/Nanotechnology or a related subject. They should also be eligible for UK/EU fees (see http://www.ukcisa.org.uk/Information–Advice/Fees-and-Money/Wales-fee-status for more information).

We would normally expect the academic and English Language requirements to be met by point of application. For details on the University’s English Language entry requirements, please visit – http://www.swansea.ac.uk/admissions/englishlanguagerequirements/

For more information on eligibility criteria please refer to section C of the KESS II Participant Proposal Form.

How to Apply

In order to apply for the grant, applicants need to take admission in MSc degree programme at the university. Then they can complete the KESS II Participant Proposal Form 2019-20 and complete the KESS II Supplementary Form. You will also need to provide copies of the following documentation: You will also need to provide copies of the following documentation: Degree certificates, References, CV, English language certificate (if required) and all supporting documentation as detailed in Section C on the KESS East Participant Proposal Form.

The deadline for applications is November 15, 2019.

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BBSRC Case Award PhD in Epidemiology/Health Research, 2020

Newcastle University is offering an exciting opportunity to apply for the BBSRC Case Award PhD in Epidemiology/Health Research within the period of 2020.

The programme is open to supporting the UK/EU students who want to pursue a four-year PhD degree course in February 2020. During this project, candidates will be able to develop research skills in epidemiology, biostatistics or applied quantitative health research.

The university covers full tuition fee plus a monthly stipend for four years (£15,009 in year Additional funding for research costs, conferences and exchange with an industry partner, GlaxoSmithKline (GSK).

Eligibility

To be eligible, the applicants must meet all the following criteria:

You must have a first or upper-second-class Honours degree in a relevant subject, and a further qualification (MRes or MSc) in epidemiology, medical statistics, public health, or a related subject, at Merit/Distinction level.

Experience in applying quantitative and epidemiological skills, and use of statistical software) would be desirable. Enthusiasm and motivation to learn more about epidemiological research are required.

Available only to UK/EU are eligible to apply. The candidate is settled in the UK i.e. is ordinarily resident in the UK without being subject under the immigration laws to any restriction on the period for which they may stay in the UK;

  • The candidate has been ordinarily resident in the UK and Islands for three years immediately prior to the date of start of their course;
  • No part of the period of residence in (ii) was wholly or mainly for the purpose of receiving full-time education.
  • If English is not your first language, an overall IELTS score of 6.5 with no component lower than 5.5, or equivalent, will be required.

How to Apply

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

Only mandatory fields need to be completed. However, you will need to include the following information:

  • insert the programme code 8300F in the programme of study section
  • select ‘PhD in the Faculty of Medical Sciences (full time) – Health Sciences
  • insert the studentship code HS040 in the studentship/partnership reference field
  • attach a covering letter and CV no more than two pages for each. The covering letter must state the title of the studentship, quote the studentship reference code HS040 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.

Application Deadline: October 20, 2019

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LKAS PhD International Awards at University of Glasgow, 2020

Do you want to get a research degree in the UK? If so, then the LKAS PhD International Awards are available for you. This programme is offered by the University of Glasgow.

Grant is designed for UK/EU and international students who want to participate in some of the most exciting areas of research at the university.

The educational award will provide a full tuition fee for the course. Please read carefully about the eligibility criteria for this award before applying for the funding opportunity.

Eligibility

To be eligible for this scholarship, aspirants must have to complete their bachelor and masters degree by research in the relevant subject area.

UK/EU and international are invited to apply.

How to Apply

To apply for the award, you are suggested to be registered as a PhD degree student at the University of Glasgow. After being accepted, you need to follow these two steps for the opportunity application:

Step 1 – Research staff from across the University submit project proposals in line with the strategic research aims. From these, 4 are shortlisted from each of the 4 Colleges. Check here

Step 2 – The 16 shortlisted projects are then advertised to prospective students with project teams selecting their preferred candidate. From the projects which have successfully identified a potential candidate, 8 financial aid positions will be awarded.

Application Deadline: January 13, 2020

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PhD Studentships at University of Bristol in UK, 2019

In collaboration with SWW DTP, the University of Bristol, University of Exeter and Bristol Museum and Art Gallery are offering PhD Studentships for UK/EU students.

The PhD program aims to enhance curatorial and anthropological methodologies for collections interrogation and to challenge the part of museums in a post-colonial world.

The successful scholars will receive a studentship covering fees and providing a stipend of £15,009 p.a. For more information, interested apprentices can read the details given below.

Eligibility

Aspirants will be considered only when they meet the given criteria:

Students must have a master’s qualification, or be working towards a master’s qualification, or international equivalent, with evidence of first-class/distinction-level research. Applicants without a master’s qualification may be considered on an exceptional basis provided they hold a first-class undergraduate degree (or international equivalent).

 Applicants with a non-traditional background may be considered provided they can demonstrate substantial equivalent and relevant experience that has prepared them to undertake their proposed course of study.

How to Apply

Please make an online application for this project at http://www.bris.ac.uk/pg-howtoapply. Please select Anthropology and Archaeology PhD on the Programme Choice page. You will be prompted to enter details of the studentship in the Funding and Research Details sections of the form.

Application deadline: October 17, 2019

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Palgrave Brown Scholarship at University of Oxford in UK

The University of Oxford is currently accepting the applications for the Palgrave Brown Scholarship from the highly talented and inspired EU students.

This award aims to provide funding opportunity for undergraduates from certain Eastern European countries that need financial assistance.

The university will provide an annual grant of at least £12,158 towards living costs. Students undertaking a six-year medical degree would only receive funding for the first four years of the course.

Eligibility

To be considered for the grant, you must meet the given requirements:

Applicants must a high school certificate with an excellent academic record.

Students must be ordinarily resident in and/or educated in the following countries:
Albania; Armenia; Azerbaijan; Belarus; Bosnia and Herzegovina; Bulgaria; Croatia; Czech Republic; Estonia; Georgia; Hungary; Kazakhstan; Kyrgyz Rep.; Latvia; Lithuania; Macedonia;  Moldova; Montenegro; Poland; Romania; Russia; Serbia; Slovakia; Slovenia; Tajikistan; Turkmenistan; Ukraine; Uzbekistan.

How to Apply

You must make an application to the University of Oxford for an undergraduate course through the UCAS application process.

Applications deadline for 2019 entry is October 15, 2019.

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Newcastle University PhD Studentship in Inorganic Chemistry

Are you ready to be a part of the “PhD Studentship in Inorganic Chemistry” programme and want to enhance a career in this entire field? Good News! You can apply for this golden funding opportunity at Newcastle University.

The educational award is designed to attract UK/EU students who are commencing PhD degree course at the university in January 2020 for 3 years.

To support the PhD study, the scholarship will provide 100% of tuition fees and annual living expenses of £15,009 to the winning candidates. See below for full eligibility details and information on how to apply.

Eligibility

To be eligible for the bursary, candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • You must have, or expect to achieve, at least a 2:1 honour degree or international equivalent, in chemistry, material science or a related subject.
  • The award is available to  UK/EU  applicants only.
  • If English is not your first language, you must have IELTS 6.5 overall (with a minimum of 5.5 in all sub-skills).

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 8100F in the programme of study section
  • Select ‘PhD Chemistry – Chemistry’ as the programme of study
  • Insert the studentship code NES024 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 NES024 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.

Application Deadline: September 30, 2019

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Faculty of Business and Law Master’s Scholarship at University of Portsmouth 2020

Faculty of Business and Law Master’s Scholarship is available to postgraduate students from the UK/EU who has received an undergraduate degree (or equivalent) and studying on an eligible course at the University of Portsmouth.

This programme is designed for deserving candidates in order to commence their master’s degree course in January 2020. The bursary will offer the 40% discount on tuition fees, which vary depending on the course you choose.

Please read carefully about the eligibility criteria for this award before applying for the funding opportunity. Good Luck!!

Eligibility

To be considered for this Master’s scholarship, you need to apply for a Faculty of Business and Law 180-credit campus-based Master’s course and meet these criteria by the start of your course:

  • have at least a 2:1 from an undergraduate degree or equivalent managerial or professional work experience
  • be self-funding your studies (this includes using a Government Postgraduate Loan)
  • have UK or EU nationality

How to Apply

To apply for this Master’s scholarship, apply for your chosen master’s course then download and complete the application form. Thereafter, you can send the completed form via email to bal-enquiries@port.ac.uk.

The deadline for scholarship applications for courses starting in January 2020 is November 15, 2019.

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Postgraduate Merit Scholarship at University of Stirling, UK

The University of Stirling is providing applications for the Postgraduate Merit Scholarship that will help students to build a bright future in the UK.

Grant is designed for any UK or European Union student who wishes to study full-time on any taught master’s course at the university.

Scholars will receive the award amount of £2,000, which is paid in two instalments at the end of each semester. See below for full eligibility details and information on how to apply.

Eligibility

To be eligible for this opportunity, applicants must have meet to the given eligibility criteria:

  • Available to any UK/EUstudent with a First Class Honours degree (or equivalent).
  • Not available to students studying postgraduate certificates, diplomas or modules.
  • Only available to self-funded students paying tuition fees to the University of Stirling. MSc Sport Nutrition, MSc Housing (Dissertation only) and MSc Social Work Studies are not eligible for the merit scholarship.

How to Apply

Your eligibility will be automatically identified after enrolment. You need to send a copy of your degree certificate and academic transcript to graduate.admissions@stir.ac.uk

Application Deadline: Varies

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