PhD Studentship in Medical Humanities, UK

Deadline: 8 March, 2013
Open to: applicants with a first-class or high upper second-class honours degree (or equivalent qualification) in a relevant discipline, who are permanently resident in the UK or another EU country
Scholarship: covers full-time University UK/EU tuition fees

Description

The Centre for Medical Humanities is offering fee-waiver studentship for October 2013 entry to its Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) programme. The studentship is available for UK/EU applicants who wish to pursue PhD in any area of medical history or the wider medical humanities. The studentship will pay full-time University UK/EU tuition fees for three years. Applicants applying for the studentship must have a first-class or high upper second-class honours degree (or equivalent qualification) in the relevant discipline and meet the University’s standard English language entry requirements.

Eligibility

  • Applicants must have a first-class or high upper second-class honours degree (or equivalent qualification) in a relevant discipline and meet the University’s Standard English language entry requirements. It is expected that applicants will have a relevant Masters degree with merit or distinction or be able to show evidence that they will achieve this before October 2013.
  • This studentship is only available to new applicants who are eligible to pay the UK/EU tuition fee – i.e., those who are permanently resident in the UK or another EU country

Scholarship

The scholarship will pay full-time University UK/EU tuition fees.

How to apply

To apply, simply follow our four-point checklist:

  1. Search staff research interests to make sure we offer PhD supervision in the area you want to work in
  2. Draft a research proposal
  3. Prepare your supporting documents
  4. Submit your online application* or apply by post

* If applying online, please select “History Research” from the menu of full-time programme options.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 31 March 2013

Informal enquiries are welcomed – please contact the Centre’s Director, Professor Steven King: [email protected], +44 (0)116 252 2760.

For more details visit the Official Website

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