University of Surrey UK Postgraduate Research Studentships 2016
University of Surrey (UK) is offering PG Research Studentships 2016 for students pursuing their Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) program in Economics for 2016 session.
The specific project objectives will be determined by the area of research that is agreed between the successful applicant and the School of Economics. We are looking to recruit exceptional doctoral (PhD) students whose research interest complement our areas of research strength.
The School of Economics at the University of Surrey is offering full-time doctoral (postgraduate research) studentships in Economics starting in October 2016. The studentships will cover tuition fees, and provide maintenance for a total of up to £17,000 pa*. Both EU and non EU applicants are eligible.
Successful applicants will normally have or expect to be awarded a first class (1st) Bachelors degree. We will also consider students holding a Master degree in Economics, or a related subject.
Applicants should also take the GRE exam. Only the ‘Quantitative Reasoning’ part of the GRE test is compulsory. Applications without evidence of GRE (Quantitative reasoning) will not be considered.
How to apply?
There is no separate application form for the scholarship. In order to participate in the competition for the scholarships you need to apply for the PhD in Economics by March 15th 2016 and make sure that your application is complete and includes your GRE results.
Apply to study on our PhD programme at https://www.surrey.ac.uk/postgraduate/phd-economics
In your application state clearly that you also wish to be considered for the Studentship for the 4 year Economics PhD.
Strong Studentship applicants will be invited to interview.
To be considered for a Studentship you must be offered a place on the Economics PhD Programme.
Closing date for submissions wishing to be considered is March 15th, 2016. Interviews will take place in early April.