Applications are invited for University of St Andrews Scholarships in UK. Applications are open for international students to pursue PhD for the 2018-19 academic year.
The aim of this scholarships is to encourage and support academically able and talented students.
|Deadline||:||16 March 2018|
|Study in||:||United Kingdom|
|Providers||:||University of St Andrews|
|Field of Study||:||All Subjects|
Benefits of University of St Andrews Scholarships:
PhD scholarship (3 years funding, full time, 100% UK/EU or Overseas fee waiver with maintenance stipend of approx.. £14,553/year (equivalent to a RCUK stipend); fourth years fees would also be paid if necessary, though no stipend for a fourth year.
Eligibility for University of St Andrews Scholarships:
- Eligible Countries: UK/EU and overseas students are eligible to apply.
- Entrance Requirements: The successful candidate will normally hold a first-class undergraduate degree and a merit at Masters degree level in either Social Anthropology or Modern Languages, or related fields (we will consider applicants with a wider background in English or Comparative Literature and in Cultural Studies, Cultural Geography or Sociology).
Candidates should have strong communication and organizational skills with a passionate interest in carrying out ethnographic research on issues clearly identifiable as relating to the politics of literature. They should also be willing to participate in the wider activities of PhD and research life in Social Anthropology and Modern Languages at St Andrews. While it is not required that candidates have an existing background in both academic disciplines, they should be able to demonstrate a commitment to the scholarship theme and a willingness to learn from both disciplines.
- English Language Requirements: If English is not your first language then you will need to show that your English language skills are at a high enough level to succeed in your studies