Fully funded PhD scholarships are now available in the School of Energy, Geoscience, Infrastructure and Society at Heriot Watt University. The School undertakes high quality, high impact research, addressing both local and global challenges, in a range of diverse disciplines. In the UK’s Research Excellence Framework (REF) of 2014, 90% of our overall research activity in General Engineering and 70% of our overall research activity in Architecture, Built Environment and Planning was confirmed as world-leading or internationally excellent.
The School is organised around six Institutes and we are delighted to announce the availability of a number of opportunities for strong candidates to study towards a PhD in each Institute:-
Please see the School's website for full details of the projects that are available in each Institute and for information on how to apply.
To be eligible, applicants should have a first-class honours degree in a relevant subject or a 2.1 honours degree plus Masters (or equivalent). Additional criteria may apply so please check the specific project details before applying. Scholarships will be awarded by competitive merit, taking into account the academic ability of the applicant.
The closing date for applications is Friday 2nd February 2018. Applications will be reviewed throughout March and applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application by the end of April 2018. Applicants MUST be available to start the course of study in October 2018.
Please contact the School’s Postgraduate Research team at [email protected]
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