Applications are invited for Full Scholarship PhD Programs at Queen’s University Belfast in UK. Application is open for international applicants in 2018-2019 academic year.
The Queen’s is ranked 8th in the UK for Research Intensity with over 75% of our research assessed as ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’ (REF 2014). University is ranked in the top one percent of universities in the world (QS World Rankings 2018 / Webometrics.info).
The aim of this scholarships is to encourage and support academically able and talented students.
|Deadline||:||1 November 2017|
|Providers||:||Queen’s University Belfast|
|Course Level||:||PhD degree|
|Field of Study||:||Nursing and Midwifery|
Title: Determining the theoretical and practical feasibility of implementing a family-initiated escalation of care scheme to detect and refer patient deterioration in hospital: application of the MRC framework
Benefits for Full Scholarship PhD Programs:
The PhD fellowship is funded by the Health Services Executive of Ireland as part of the Programme for Health Service Improvement. The stipend is £14,553 with tuition fees of £4,195 paid annually (with annual incremental increase).
Eligibility for Full Scholarship PhD Programs:
- The ideal candidate will have a degree in a social science subject (e.g. nursing/midwifery, sociology or psychology), class 2.1 or above and/or a master’s degree qualification in a relevant social science topic. She/he will be familiar with qualitative research methods and techniques of systematic reviews of the literature. She/he will have excellent organizational and communication skills to allow him/her to work with health professionals, patients, and family careers and be willing to travel.
Nationality: International students are eligible to apply for this fellowship.
College Admission Requirement for Full Scholarship PhD Programs:
Entrance Requirements: The ideal candidate will have a degree in a social science subject (e.g. nursing/midwifery, sociology or psychology), class 2.1 or above and/or a master’s degree qualification in a relevant social science topic.
English Language Requirements: Universities have the discretion to choose the methods by which they assess the English language competence of students. Queen’s University will continue to accept the IELTS Academic (both SELT and non-SELT), and TOEFL internet-based tests for direct admission to undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes, if taken within the past two years.