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University of Glasgow is offering social sciences scholarship at PHD level

Eligible nationalities: Prospective Home/EU and International PhD students (start date between October 2016 and January 2017) are eligible to apply.  Students already in the first year of a University of Glasgow PhD (start date between 1stSeptember 2015 and 1st September 2016) are also eligible to apply.

Last deadline:  The application deadline is 1st February 2016.

Study Subjects: Scholarships are provided to learn any of the courses offered by the College of Social Sciences to study for a PhD in an area of research linked to the college’s school/subject areas: Business, Accounting & Finance, Economics, Management, Education, Interdisciplinary Studies, Law, Social & Political Sciences, Central & East European Studies, Economic & Social History, Politics, Sociology and Urban Studies at University of Glasgow.

Course Level: PhD degree level

Scholarship Provider: University of Glasgow, UK

Scholarship can be taken at: UK

Eligibility:  –Prospective Home/EU and International PhD students

Applicant who can participate full time or pat time students are eligible.  Only students based at a University of Glasgow campus are eligible for the scholarship.  Distance learning students are not eligible.

Scholarship Open for International Students: Home/EU and International students can apply for these scholarships.

Numbers of scholarships: There are up to 16 scholarships being offered by the College of Social Sciences.

 Duration of Scholarships: Scholarships are offered for a maximum of 3 years full-time or 5 years.

What does it covers: The scholarship will run for a maximum of 3 years full-time or 5 years part-time commencing between October 2016 and January 2017 and will provide:

Applicant will receive the an annual maintenance grant (stipend) equivalent to the RCUK rate (£14,254 full-time/£8552.40 part-time for the academic year 2016/2017

-fees at the standard Home/EU or International rate

-a research support grant of £750 (£450 part-time) per annum

-Stipends are paid August-July, in line with the University of Glasgow financial year.

-Successful applicants will be funded up until the end of their 3rd year of full-time PhD studies or their 5thyear of part-time PhD studies.

Selection criteria: Applications will be shortlisted by a school selection panel using the following criteria:

Academic record and references

 Research proposal

 Supervision and training

Notification: The final selection will be made by a college selection panel and candidates will be notified by Monday 21stMarch 2016.

How to Apply: Applicant must contact the relevant School PGR Director or Subject PGR Convener listed. All applicants should attach the following documentation to a single email and send to

Email: alan.mcconnell-at-glasgow.ac.uk

Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 1st February 2016.

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