PhD Research Opportunities at GCU

Glasgow Caledonian University invites applications from potential PhD students in key areas which fit with our research excellence. You will have a strong supervisory team and become part of our award winning Graduate School, within a vibrant research community.

Glasgow School for Business and Society - Studentships

Glasgow School for Business and Society is seeking PhD applications from highly qualified individuals in areas which fit with our research excellence.

Studentships are for entry in February 2015 and are offered for three years. Each studentship will provide the following:

  • An annual maintenance stipend of £14,800
  • Payment of tuition fees up to a maximum of UK/EU levels (£4100 for 2014/15). Please note that students from outside the EU are required to pay the difference between International and EU fees (£7,100 per annum)
  • Provision of at least £1000 personal development funding for attending conferences and specialised training programmes

How to Apply

To apply for a PhD project please complete the GCU Postgraduate Research Application Form

Please send the completed application form, stating the project title and reference number, with a CV, copies of academic qualifications, references, and any other required documentation to: researchapplications@gcu.ac.uk.

If you require further information about a project, please refer to the staff contact in the project summary. Applicants shortlisted for a PhD will be contacted for an interview.

Applicants may also find the information for prospective students useful which includes guidance on writing a research proposal.

Eligibility

Applicants will normally hold a UK honours degree 2:1 (or equivalent); or a Masters degree in a subject relevant to the research project.  Equivalent professional qualifications and any appropriate research experience may be considered.   A minimum English language level of IELTS score of 6.5 (or equivalent) with no element below 6.0 is required. Some research disciplines may require higher levels.   

Applications should be received by Friday 19 December 2014.

Successful applicants will have a strong supervisory team, be part of our award winning Graduate School and be linked to the Glasgow School for Business and Society in one of the following key areas:

Themes

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UK-Indonesia Dikti Scholarship Programme

The UK-Indonesia Dikti Scholarship Programme will enable Indonesian lecturers to undertake doctoral study in the UK.  All academic disciplines and research areas will be funded under the programme and researchers can directly to the GCU  and follow the standard application process.

The scholarships will cover all fees for three years of PhD study, fully funded by the Indonesian government.

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