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Location: Jubilee Campus
Closing Date: 23rd January 2019
Nottingham University Business School is currently inviting applications for PhD studentships from candidates starting their studies on 1st October 2019. The scholarships available will be project based and in the following areas:
Competition and Innovation
The Organisational and Cultural Aspects of Patient Safety: Focusing on Care Transitions and New Care Settings
Identifying and Understanding Complex Behaviour from Transactional Data
Studying Alternative Organizations in the UK
Analysing the Smart Cities Movement and the Strategic Value of Co-production
Micro-level Processes in Organisational Performance Feedback
The scholarships will be funded for three years and cover a maintenance stipend of £14,777 each year (current ESRC rate), plus UK/EU student tuition fees of £4350 at the current rate.
Applicants must have a 2.1 or higher honours degree in a social science, and a master's degree which includes a substantial research element, with a score of 65% or above in the taught modules and 65% or above in the dissertation.
How to apply
Candidates must submit a PhD online application by 23rd January 2019. Applications submitted after this date will not be considered for a scholarship.
Apply for a PhD today
Once you have submitted your online application. If you would like be considered for a Nottingham University Business School scholarship you should email [email protected] stating which of the above project based scholarship you are interested in studying.
International students are welcome to apply, but awards will only be made at the home/EU fee level.
Some or all of the PhD opportunities in this programme have funding attached. Applications for this programme are welcome from suitably qualified candidates worldwide. Funding may only be available to a limited set of nationalities and you should read the full programme details for further information.