Graduate Teaching Assistantships and Postgraduate Scholarships for UK/EU and Overseas Students at University of Kent in UK 2013
About Scholarship: The University of Kent has established a scholarship fund of £8.5m to support postgraduate students. University of Kent Academic Schools and Centres offer Graduate Teaching Assistantships (GTAs) and Scholarships for postgraduate study.
Students engaged as Graduate Teaching Assistants hold a unique position in the University; they are both registered students in receipt of a scholarship award and employees of the University.
Study: Courses offered by School of Engineering and Digital Arts
Course Level: Graduate teaching and postgraduate degree
Scholarship By: University of Kent
Duration: 1 year.
Value: Graduate Teaching Assistantships (GTAs) cover tuition fees at the home/EU rate plus a maintenance grant and a salary element. The combined maintenance and salary of the GTA can be up to the same rate as the UK Research Councils (£13,590 per annum in the 2012-13 academic year). Scholarships for Postgraduate Study-Scholarship payments vary from a one-off payment of a few hundred pounds to tuition fees at the home rate and/or maintenance payments at the same rate as the UK Research Councils (£13,590 per annum in the 2012-13 academic year).
-Candidates must hold a good Honours degree (First or 2i) or a Master’s degree at merit or distinction in a relevant subject or equivalent.
-GTAs and Scholarships are available to UK, EU and overseas postgraduate research students.
Scholarship Open for: UK, EU and overseas postgraduate research students can apply
Deadline: 31 January 2013
Further Information: http://www.kent.ac.uk/scholarships/postgraduate/departmental/EDA.html