Are you interested in pursuing a Ph.D. degree in Engineering, Design, or Physical Sciences? Great news! The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) is offering fully funded Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP) PhD studentships for the year 2023. This prestigious scholarship is open to students of all nationalities, providing an excellent opportunity for aspiring researchers.
To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to meet certain criteria. Firstly, applicants must have, or expect to receive, a first or upper-second class honors degree in disciplines like Engineering, Computer Science, Design, Mathematics, Physics, or any similar numerate field. While having a Postgraduate Masters degree isn’t mandatory, it can be advantageous. Also, you should have English language proficiency with an IELTS score of 6.5 overall (with a minimum of 6.0 in all sections) or equivalent. Make sure to mention your plan to achieve this qualification in your personal statement.
Now, let’s talk about the exciting benefits of this EPSRC-funded scholarship. Successful applicants will enjoy the following perks:
- Stipend: You will receive an annual stipend (bursary) of £17,609 throughout your Ph.D. journey.
- Tuition Fees: The scholarship covers full-time tuition fees for a duration of 36 months (that’s 3 years!).
The scholarship is available for those commencing their Ph.D. studies on 1st October 2023 at Brunel University London within the College of Engineering, Design, and Physical Sciences.
This is a fantastic opportunity for talented individuals with a passion for research and innovation to pursue their dream Ph.D. degree with financial support. So, if you meet the eligibility criteria and are enthusiastic about exploring the realms of Engineering, Design, or Physical Sciences, don’t miss out on this chance! Mark your calendars for the application deadline (which varies, so check the official website for the specific date) and submit your application to secure your place in the EPSRC DTP PhD Studentships program.