Applications are invited for one of 18 fully funded EPSRC PhD studentships in the area of Materials Science at the University of Huddersfield. Applicants should be of outstanding quality and exceptionally motivated. The studentships are renewable for up to 3 years, subject to satisfactory annual performance and progression review, and will provide for tuition fees, a tax-free stipend (subject to annual increase).
Please note that there are more projects than funded studentships therefore this is a competitive application process which including interviews. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview in person or via Skype. The 18 most outstanding applicants will be offered a studentship.
The application form and all details are available at hud.ac.uk/materialsdtp
Queries about the application process are welcome and should be directed by email to [email protected]. Informal enquiries about individual projects should be directed to the lead supervisor listed for each project.
|Type of Award||PhD Research Studentship|
|Eligibility||UK/EU applicants only; First Class or Upper Second Class Honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject area|
|Details||3 years full time research covering tuition fees and a tax-free stipend (was £14,777 for 2018/19, figures for 2019 will be updated when released by EPSRC) plus stipend for up to twelve months writing up.
Funded via the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council Doctoral Training Programme.
|Closing Date||31 March 2019|
|Start Date||October 2019|
Applicants should hold or expect to obtain a First Class or Upper Second Class Honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject area. Specific subject related requirements and prerequisites are listed with each project.
Applicants will, normally, have no restrictions on how long they can stay in the UK and have been ordinarily resident in the UK for at least three years prior to the start of the studentship. See https://epsrc.ukri.org/skills/students/help/eligibility/ for details.
Completed applications, including all relevant documents should be submitted via-email to [email protected] and should include the Project Reference in the subject of the email. Please note: if you do not attach all the relevant documentation prior to the closing date of 31 March 2019 your application will not be considered.