The University of Nottingham is offering the Engineering Research PhD scholarship to international students to pursue a PHD course in the university. The scholarship is to recognise and reward applications from outstanding international students registering on Engineering research degree programmes.
The University of Nottingham is a public research university in Nottingham, United Kingdom. It was founded as University College Nottingham in 1881, and was granted a Royal Charter in 1948.
Eligible Countries: International
To be taken at (country): UK
Type: PhD, Research
Eligibility: We are looking for applications from exceptional students who are seriously committed to pushing the boundaries of engineering, students who are excited about the prospect of working with some of the world’s leading researchers and who aspire to be the best in their profession. The high value of this award reflects the University’s aim to attract the best students from around the world and to support them during their study.
You can apply for this scholarship if you
- are classed as an overseas student for fee purposes AND
- already hold an offer to start a full-time PhD research degree programme at our Nottingham campus with a start date that falls between 01 October 2018 and 01 February 2019 (inclusive) in the Faculty of Engineering AND
- have a first-class undergraduate degree or an MSc with distinction in a relevant subject; work experience, journal papers published and other esteem indicators (prizes, top-in-class etc.) will be considered
It is important that you state on your scholarship application the specific topic you are interested in researching and why. Applications listing broad fields of research eg ‘civil engineering’ or ‘mechanical engineering’ rarely get supported.
Number of Awardees: 12
Value of Scholarship: Full tuition fee scholarships plus a stipend of £1,015 per month
Duration of Scholarship: Three-year full-time PhD research degree programme
How to Apply: Applications should be made via the scholarships section of MyNottingham. Click here to log in once you have received an offer to study in 2018.
Application Deadline: 9th March 2018 (12 midday UK time)
Award Provider: University of Nottingham