University of the Highlands and Islands PHD

University of the Highlands and Islands PHD

Studentships

Applications for our studentships will only be accepted on our application form – we cannot accept a C.V.

ESF funded PhD studentships 2017/18

The University is pleased to announce fully funded, full time, PhD studentships commencing in the 2017/18 academic year,  funded by the European Social Fund and Scottish Funding Council as part of Developing Scotland’s Workforce in the Scotland 2014-2020 European Structural and Investment Fund Programme.

We are seeking excellent, ambitious candidates worldwide, to join a new cohort of PhD students, from October 2017.

Eligibility

Applicants must possess a minimum of an Honours degree at 2:1 and/or a Master’s Degree (or International equivalent) in a relevant subject.

Funding information

The studentships cover fees at the Home/EU rate only, plus a stipend at the RCUK level, for a total of 42 months (including writing-up).

Funding is available for students worldwide, however non UK/EU students will be liable for the difference between home/EU and international fees.

Students must be domiciled in the Highlands and Islands transition region during the course of their study to be eligible for funding.

Deadline for applications for the following two projects: Friday 16 June 2017, 12 midday (UK time)

 

Additional ESF funded PhD studentship 2017/18

The university has secured an additional fully funded, full time, PhD studentships commencing in the 2017/18 academic year,  funded by the European Social Fund and Scottish Funding Council as part of Developing Scotland’s Workforce in the Scotland 2014-2020 European Structural and Investment Fund Programme.

We are seeking excellent, ambitious candidates worldwide, to join a new cohort of PhD students, from October 2017.

Eligibility

Applicants must possess a minimum of an Honours degree at 2:1 and/or a Master’s Degree (or International equivalent) in a relevant subject.

Funding information

The studentships cover fees at the Home/EU rate only, plus a stipend at the RCUK level, for a total of 42 months (including writing-up).