Applicants should hold a minimum of a UK Honours degree 2:1 level or equivalent in subjects such as Environmental Science, Physical Geography or Natural Sciences and have a strong interest in polar research. The candidate should also be able to evidence a high degree of numerical/computational ability. Programming experience would be an advantage.
Full studentships are available to UK/EU candidates who've been ordinarily resident in the UK throughout the 3-year period immediately preceding the date of an award. EU candidates who've not been resident in the UK for the last 3-years are eligible for "tuition fees-only" awards (no maintenance grant).