Excellent, outstanding, stella students are invited to make an application to work in Prof Nguyen T.K. Thanh group http://www.ntk-thanh.co.uk
under GRS and ORS schemes.
Before you get too excited about this, please note there there 600 applications for only 15 successful candidates. So, if you do not have the requirement, please do not waste your time applying. Only short listed will be contacted.
Graduate Research Scholarships (GRS)
GRS website: http://www.ucl.ac.uk/prospective-students/scholarships/graduate/UK-EU_Res/grs
Graduate Research Scholarship (GRS) which funds UK/EU graduate fees + stipend ; and which can be combined with the ORS (see below)
Overseas Research Scholarships (ORS)
ORS funds the difference between overseas and UK/EU fees
English requirements: http://www.ucl.ac.uk/prospective-students/graduate/life/international/english-requirements
These schemes are highly competitive and the Physics department as a whole can only nominate their top 2 candidates across both GRS and ORS schemes. Therefore, we can only consider truly outstanding candidates. As a guideline, successful candidates usually have at least one first author publication in an international journal.
If you’d like to apply, please contact Prof Nguyen TK Thanh ([email protected]
) by the 1th of January 2017 with following materials
1) full standard UCL application form
2) graduate scholarship application form
3) 2 academic references
4) 1 internal reference (from potential supervisor)
5) For non-native English speakers: proof of fulfilment of English language requirement if available