Project start date
2 January 2018
Studentship end date
13 November 2017
A stipend matching the research council rate of £14,553 and covers the cost of tuition fees (home/EU rate)
Doctoral College, University of Surrey
The University of Surrey is committed to recruiting and supporting talented doctoral researchers, and our Doctoral College is pleased to be awarding up to 12 fully funded studentships to outstanding PhD candidates across a range of disciplines.
As a PhD candidate you will be joining our world-class, multi-disciplinary and research-led University at an exciting time.
Our recently established Doctoral College offers an outstanding research environment and is home to a supportive community that connects supervisors, doctoral researchers and research support staff across all three of the University’s faculties. You will have access to invaluable training opportunities throughout your doctorate, as we support you to pursue your passion and achieve your career aspirations.
These studentships are now available to students starting in January 2018. They offer a generous stipend matching the research council rate of £14,553 and cover the cost of tuition fees (home/EU rate).
All of our subject areas are eligible to apply for the Doctoral College Studentship Awards. To find out more about our exciting research programmes, please explore our programme listings and learn more about our faculties:
Due to the timeframe of this award and visa processing times; these awards are only open to home and EU students.
Please note that the deadline for applications is: 12 midday, Monday 13 November 2017.
Further opportunities are available for all students. At the University of Surrey we will have over 100 studentships available for 2018 across a range of disciplines.
Please follow the three stage process below to help you prepare for and submit your application:
To help you prepare your application, you might find it helpful to consult the assessment criteria that will be used to assess applications.
We look forward to receiving your application.
Following the application deadline you will be called for an interview. The interview will be carried out by two members of staff, including your prospective supervisor.
Candidates will be informed whether they have been successful in securing a studentship award week commencing 4 December 2017. If you are successful, you will be required to start your programme in January 2018..
For more information please visit the Doctoral College website.
If you have any questions or queries about the Doctoral College Studentship Awards, please contact Emma or Christine on email@example.com.