The Department of Engineering is pleased to offer this fully-funded studentship for January 2014 entry to its Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) programme. The studentship will pay UK/EU tuition fees for three years and includes an annual stipend worth £13,726 each
This is a novel and ambitious project requiring an applicant with a strong academic background and interests in materials modelling and computer programming.
Applicants must have a first-class or high upper second-class honours degree (or equivalent qualification) in engineering and/or applied mathematics.
This studentship is open to suitable UK/EU and International (i.e., outside the EU) applicants. Please note though that the award covers tuition fees at the UK/EU rate only. International applicants (and those not eligible to pay UK/EU tuition fees) must demonstrate at the time of their application that they can fund the difference in tuition fee rates.
The studentship is for full-time study only and applicants must be able to commence their studies in January 2014 or earlier.
How to apply
To apply, simply follow our three-point checklist:
- Draft a brief (up to 1,000 words) personal statement explaining why you would like to work in this area and describing any relevant research experience, including any research projects that you have undertaken - for example, as part of a previous degree - and listing any academic work you have published or which is currently in press awaiting publication
- Prepare your supporting documents
- Submit your online application or apply by post