FAU - FindAUniversity Ltd - the owners of FindAPhD .
Advertisers - University departments, schools or faculties, or research institutes registered with FindAPhD.
Public Area - The area of FindAPhD that students (and any other visitors) see.
There are 3 listing categories in the FindAPhD database:
Custom Pages - In circumstances where an advertisers needs cannot be met using the above options we may offer to provide a Custom Page advert. These listings are not included in the database, and can only be reached via a Featured Advert.
Featured Adverts - Banner or Button advertising linking to listings within FindAPhD.
Advertisers are responsible for keeping the information they present on FindAPhD up to date. FAU reserve the right to hide project entries from the public area of the site if the information provided appears out of date or inaccurate.
Newly registered project entries are not available in the public area until the following data has been entered:
Project entries and advertisers are registered with FindAPhD for 12 months and will automatically be hidden from the public area of FindAPhD after this time, and may subsequently be deleted.
Advertiser's general department descriptions are not available on the public area of FindAPhD if no project entries are viewable in the public area.
Project entries appear on the public area of FindAPhD when they have a valid application deadline (i.e. a future date or 'applications accepted all year round').
Advertisers can change any of their project entry details (except department name and the first supervisor's name) at any time during the registration period.
Advertisers can use their username and password to advertise postdoctoral positions free of charge on www.FindAPostDoc.com.
Project entries must
Project entries must not
Where a limited number of studentships are available across a choice of research projects, an entry is required for each proposed or potential project.
Links to lists of further research projects may not be placed in individual project entries.
FAU reserve the right to remove without notice any project entries on FindAPhD which breach one or more of the above Terms and Conditions. No refunds will be given in these circumstances.
Specialist PhD Programme pages are available for the following types of PhD Programme: 4 Year/New Route/1+3 PhD programme, Graduate Teaching Assistantship, Clinical PhD Programme and International PhD Programmes taught in English (outside the UK & Ireland). Specialist PhD Programme Pages can only contain details of a single PhD programme. If you have multiple 4 Year or Clinical Programmes within the same department or faculty they will require separate pages.
Ads must not be used to promote other PhD programmes within the Advertiser's institution.
Only PhD programmes in the Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences can be included.
Ads must be used to promote PhD programmes only available within the registered department, school, faculty or institute. Other opportunities within the same university must be promoted in a separate listing.
Featured Adverts can only link to listings within the FindAPhD database or to a custom page.
Buttons and banners are usually designed by our in-house team. Whatever the source of the ad, it is the advertisers responsibility to ensure that the appropriate rights have been obtained for use of any images or logos that make up the button or banner. FAU retain copyright on any buttons, banners or other creatives that FAU produces on your behalf. Their use is licenced for FindAPhD only. Advertisers wishing to use any of our creatives on their own sites should contact [email protected].
Custom pages are designed by our in-house team. Whatever the source of the ad, it is the advertiser's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate rights have been obtained for use of any images or logos used in the page.
Acceptable content for Custom pages is at the discretion of FAU.
Once bookings are confirmed they may not be cancelled or altered. During the current Covid19 Crisis we have the following exceptions:
Bookings for banner advertising, email campaigns, custom pages or open days may be postponed. We are also happy to assist with copy and artwork changes at no charge during this time.
PhD project spaces, PhD Programme Profiles, Specialist pages and Institution Profiles may not be postponed; however, we are happy to assist with any changes to copy or artwork at no charge.