The School of Physics is offering a portfolio of PhD Scholarships across all its world-class research groups. These prestigious Scholarships represent a great opportunity to start your Postgraduate Research Career working with world-class academics in a supportive training and development environment.
For home students, the scholarships will cover living expenses (UKRI rate), University tuition fees (see http://www.bristol.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/2021/sci/phd-physics/), and training and support expenses of £2k per year. We also welcome applications from outstanding international candidates: we are able to offer a very small number of fully-funded places, but also accept students who can provide full or partial funding from other sources. If you need an offer letter to apply for a competitive scholarship, please get in contact with us well before any deadlines.
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You will become a member of the Physics Graduate School of 200-plus research students from a wide range of countries and backgrounds. The Graduate School:
You will need (1) a CV, (2) a Personal Statement, which is a one- to two-page document introducing yourself and outlining your motivation for PhD research, and (3) a transcript of any qualifying degrees (completed and/or underway).
You do not need a research proposal, but are encouraged to specify a research theme or academic supervisor. Please contact the academics within the research areas for information.
Applicants will be assessed on merit, and interviews will be held for shortlisted applicants.
You need to apply through the University of Bristol application system at http://www.bristol.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/apply/. Please select Physics PhD on the Programme Choice page. The School of Physics supports Diversity and Equality, and we invite all eligible candidates to apply. We hold a Bronze Athena Swan award and a Juno Practitioner award.
Please specify “Bristol Physics Research Scholarships” on the application form as your source of potential funding. The closing date for applications to this call is 30th March 2021.
A first degree in physics or a related subject, normally at a level equivalent to at least UK upper second-class honours, or a relevant postgraduate master's qualification. See international equivalent qualifications on the International Office website.
English language requirements
If English is not your first language, you need to meet this profile level, Profile F. Further information about English language requirements and profile levels.
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