November 21, 2018
Scholarship Description: The Newcastle University Business School is delighted to offer David Goldman PhD Scholarships which covers funding for three years of PhD program starting on January 21, 2019. The award is available to UK/EU and non-EU international candidates.
Scholarship Provider: At Newcastle University Business School we drive excellence in teaching and research to create opportunity for our students, staff and partners. Our research is world leading and we are ranked 14th in the UK for Research Power (REF 2014). We aim to lead distinctive interdisciplinary research and innovation in the Future of Work and Leading on Leadership, with demonstrable vibrant collaborations delivering new global perspectives and solutions.
If English is not your first language, you must have IELTS 7.0 (with minimum of 6.5 in the writing, and a 6.0 in all other sub-skills).
Degree Level: Scholarships are available to pursue PhD programme.
Available Subject: Scholarships are awarded sin Business Innovation focused on research into the Future of Work.
Scholarship Benefits: The Scholarship will cover PhD fees at the Home/EU rate and a level of subsistence equal to that provided by ESRC scholarships (estimated rate of £14,777 in 2018/19).
Number of Scholarships: One scholarship is available.
Eligible Nationalities: The award is available to UK/EU and non-EU international candidates.
Entrance Requirements: Applicants must meet the following criteria:
Applicants should have a good Honours degree (first-class or upper-second-class Honours) in an area related to the proposed field of study. Additionally, you must already possess, or expect to receive by autumn 2018, a Master’s-level qualification, preferably at ‘‘distinction’ level in a relevant subject area.
The award is available to UK/EU and non-EU international candidates. If English is not your first language, you must have IELTS 7.0 (with minimum of 6.5 in the writing, and a 6.0 in all other sub-skills).
International students will have to pay a top up in fees between the home rate and the international rate.
The holder of the studentship may also have the opportunity to undertake a small amount of teaching within the school. Payment for this will be at a standard hourly rate in addition to the annual studentship.
Application Procedure: You must complete the University’s postgraduate application form, selecting ‘PhD Newcastle University Business School (full time)’ as the programme of study and inserting the reference GOLDMAN18 under Further Information. You should also add this reference to your personal statement or research proposal. All mandatory fields should be completed and submitted alongside a full and detailed C.V., an outline research proposal of around 1,000 – 2,000 words and a personal statement of around 500 words which sets out your reasons for applying.
You also need to submit your degree transcripts and certificates.