The Department of Engineering and the Department of Cardiovascular Sciences offers fully-funded PhD studentships for October 2013 entry. The studentships are offered in the field of Bioengineering. The studentship will pay UK/EU tuition fees for three years and includes each year a stipend worth £13,726 and appropriate laboratory expenses.
Study: Doctoral research in Bioengineering
Course Level: PhD degree level
Scholarship By: School of Historical Studies, University of Leicester, UK
Eligibility: Applicants must have a first-class or high upper second-class honours degree (or equivalent qualification) in a relevant biological and/or molecular discipline and meet the University’s standard English language entry requirements. It is desirable that applicants will have a relevant Masters degree or be able to show evidence that they will achieve this before October 2013.
-This studentship is open to suitable UK/EU and International (i.e., outside the EU) applicants. Please note though that the award covers tuition fees at the UK/EU rate only. International applicants (and those not eligible to pay UK/EU tuition fees) must demonstrate at the time of their application that they can fund the difference in tuition fee rates.
Scholarship Open for: UK/EU and International students can apply
About Scholarship: The Department of Engineering and the Department of Cardiovascular Sciences are pleased to offer this fully-funded studentship for October 2013 entry to the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) programme. The studentship will pay UK/EU tuition fees for three years and includes each year a stipend worth £13,726 and appropriate laboratory expenses.
Duration: Three years
Value: Each year a stipend worth £13,726 and appropriate laboratory expenses.
Apply: To apply, simply follow our three-point checklist:
-Draft a brief (up to 1,000 words) personal statement explaining why you would like to work in this area and describing any relevant research experience, including any research projects that you have undertaken – for example, as part of a previous degree – and listing any academic work you have published or which is currently in press awaiting publication
-Prepare your supporting document
-Submit your online application or apply by post.
Important – In the Fees and Financial Support section of the application, you must state that you wish to be considered for the “October 2013 Funded PhD Studentship in Bioengineering (Ref. Schlindwein)”
Deadline: 3 April 2013
Further Information: http://www2.le.ac.uk/study/research/funding/bioengineering