Course(s) Offered: Geography or related discipline
Course Level: Graduate (doctoral)
Provider: School of Geography at Queen Mary University of London
Country to Study in: UK
Queen Mary Studentships are open to suitably qualified candidates from the UK, EU and overseas.
In the case of overseas applicants, the difference in cost between Home/EU and Overseas fees will be met by the School. The School is committed to appointing only the very best candidates to our PhD program.
To apply you should have a good first degree (BA or BSc Honours or equivalent), at first class standard (or upper second class with clear evidence of 1st class work), and/or a Masters qualification (at Merit or above) in Geography or a cognate discipline related to the Studentship.
Applicants for Studentship 4 (Emotions and the Home in Modern Britain) must hold a Masters degree in a geographical or historical subject related to the themes of the studentship.
Citizens of ALL countries may apply
The School of Geography, Queen Mary, University of London (QMUL)
Fields of study
Geographical or Historical subject related to the themes of the studentship. To get the themes of this studentship, please visit the official website.
Number of awards
Not specified, please enquire from provider
Please inquire from the studentship provider
In the case of overseas applicants, the difference in cost between Home/EU and Overseas fees will be met by the School.
Method of Application
The School of Geography at QMUL welcomes expressions of interest from PhD students at other institutions who wish to spend a period of study at Queen Mary.
Visiting PhD students are welcome to join their research activities, including School Research Seminars, Research Frameworks and Physical Geography Group Meetings.
The School invites potential applicants to make contact with a member of staff who could act as mentor during their stay in the School of Geography. Staff research interests can be found on the Application Procedure page.
If you are interested in applying to this studentship award, please visit the official website (link to it is below).
All applications must be received by 21 Feb 2011
The School of Geography at Queen Mary University of London is internationally recognized as a centre of research excellence in an intellectually-stimulating, friendly and supportive environment.
It remains one of the top departments for geography and environmental studies according to results of the Research Excellence Framework results (REF 2014) – a measure of the quality of higher education research in the UK.
Almost 80 per cent of the School’s research outputs (books and articles) are rated as world-leading (4*) or internationally excellent (3*) placing it 5th in the UK for this measure. Scores increased across all areas and the School is ranked joint 11th for geography in the UK overall.
Application Deadline: 21 February 2011
Open to International Applicants: Yes
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Related: List of Scholarships in the UK for International Students