Thursday, April 3, 2014

Leeds International Research Scholarships

Leeds International Research Scholarships are available to high quality international students who will be commencing PhD research study in January 2015.

Value of awards: Fees at the international rate and a maintenance of £10,000 per annum.

Number of studentships available: Up to 9 available for study in any Faculty at the University of Leeds.

Eligibility Criteria:
  • Applicants MUST first submit a research degree study application form and all supporting documentation and be in receipt of a University BANNER ID number. Applications without a valid University BANNER ID number will be rejected;
  • These awards are only available to applicants who would be liable to pay academic fees at the full international rate;
  • Applicants must hold a First Degree at undergraduate level equivalent to a UK First Class Honours degree and should be considered to be the 'best of the best' (e.g. sucessful applicants are likely to be within the top 5% of their MSc / MA cohort and BSC/BA cohorts and already in reciept of prizes at national or international level. Applicants should either have graduated with the appropriate First degree or be in their final year of study.
  • Applicants whose first language is not English must meet the Business School’s minimum English Language requirements by the 16th June 2014.
  • These awards are not open to individuals who have already been awarded a Doctoral degree or equivalent qualification.

Application deadline: 16th June 2014 (LIRS Round 2)

For more information and application please visit the Leeds International Research Scholarships page.

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