Queen Margaret University PhD Bursary Competition

Queen Margaret University PhD Bursary Competition

Issued: Thu, 01 Feb 2018 10:58:00 GMT

Queen Margaret University invites applications from individuals with a strong academic record for funded PhD studentships. The deadline for applications is Friday 30 March 2018, and interviews will be scheduled in May 2018.

There are five QMU funded PhD studentships available for September 2018 intake, and these will be allocated to the most promising applicants applying to the advertised research topics. Of relevance to the Arts and Humanities are invites for applications within the Centre for Communication, Cultural and Media Studies.

Successful candidates will commence study in September 2018 and will receive:

  • a full waiver of tuition fees;
  • an annual stipend of £14,553 lasting 3 years for full-time study; and
  • a research budget of £2,000 to cover project expenses and travel.

Research skills training is offered in the first year. Successful candidates will also be enrolled on the Researcher Enhancement and Development (READ) programme, which has been designed to formally recognise the learning that accompanies the successful completion of the QMU PhD programme.

For more information and to apply visit the Queen Margaret University website here.