The Sussex Neuroscience 4-year PhD Programme is now inviting applications for September 2019 entry.
Sussex Neuroscience is a thriving community of over 50 neuroscience research groups based on a single campus. Research strengths cover all areas of contemporary neuroscience and are grouped under the following four interdisciplinary themes:
By the end of the first year, you will be in an excellent position to make an informed choice of PhD project, which you will complete over the remaining three years. There are over 40 research faculty offering projects across a wide range of neuroscience interests.
Our campus is home to both the University of Sussex and the Brighton and Sussex Medical School, encouraging a truly integrated environment for both research faculty and students at all stages of study. The campus is set in beautiful countryside at the edge of the South Downs National Park, and is 10 minutes away from the hugely popular, vibrant seaside city of Brighton.
We are now inviting applications until the closing date on January 7th 2019, for scholarships commencing in September 2019. You should hold (or be predicted) a 1st class or upper 2nd class BSc degree (or overseas equivalent) in a biological, physical or psychological science discipline.
Applications for admission are completed online through the University of Sussex Postgraduate Admissions system. For application instructions, full details about the Programme and supervisors please see our website: www.sussex.ac.uk/sussexneuroscience/study/4yearphd.
Our scholarships provide UK/EU students with a stipend equivalent to a UK research council studentship, and cover UK/EU fees and research costs. Non-EU students are encouraged to apply; we can contribute top-up funds for exceptional non-EU students who are able to secure partial external funding. Further details about fees can be found here: www.sussex.ac.uk/study/phd/fees-and-scholarships
Closing date for applications: Monday January 7th 2019.
Interviews for scholarships will be held for shortlisted candidates in late January 2019.