Scholarships and funded studentships may be open for application. See below for further details and availability:
Abertay R-LINCS PhD Studentships
Abertay offers a number of fully funded studentships to exceptional graduates from around the world. These studentships offer an RCUK-equivalent stipend (approx. £14,296 for studies starting February 2017) and registration fees.
Successful candidates will contribute to R-LINCS (Research-Led Innovation Nodes for Contemporary Society); Abertay’s single university-wide research and knowledge exchange initiative. R-LINCS is designed to capitalise on Abertay’s experience and strengths in developing multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary solutions to address societal challenges (Research Strategy).
Funded studentship titles
The following studentships are available, and details of open calls will be advertised on Abertay’s pages and candidates must apply via this route. Shortlisted candidates for a funded studentship will typically be asked for interview at Abertay University, and will receive a decision shortly after these have been conducted
- OPEN: PhD Research Studentship (3.5 years) Project Title: Evaluating the effect of plant species on soil carbonation flux. More details are available here: PhD Studentship Details. Apply here. Closing date for applications: 10 February 2017 for an October 2017 start.
Scottish Alliance for Geoscience, Environment & Society (SAGES) and Abertay University’s Graduate School are fully-funding new doctoral studentship, including stipend. The doctoral program is in collaboration with the University of Edinburgh and the prospective PhD student would benefit from supervisory team from Abertay and Edinburgh universities and access to facilities belonged to the both institutes.
Closing date for applications: 10 Februray for an October 2017 start. Interviews will be held 21-24 February 2017.
- OPEN: PhD Research Studentship (R-LINCS): Project Title: Fluid-aerosol modelling of cloud evolution in substellar atmospheres More details and how to apply here. Closing date for applications: 23 March for an October 2017 start.
- OPEN: Master by Research Studentship (1.5 years) Project Name: Developing a successful food new product development tool linking affective testing (using facial electromyography) with sensory attribute selection: a Masters study. Click here for more details and how to apply. Closing date for applications: 23 March for an October 2017 start.
Previously funded studentships are listed at Studentship Archive.
DUE TO OPEN = Studentships will be advertised shortly.
OPEN = Abertay invites candidates to apply for the studentship advertised on the Jobs page.