PhD Studentships available at Queen Margaret University

Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh

Queen Margaret University invites applications for funded PhD studentships to commence in September 2018.

QMU aims to be a University of ideas and influence; characterised by translational research that informs policy and practice, making a difference to every day life.

Our strategic Research Centres and Knowledge Exchange Centres work at the intersection of conventional disciplinary groupings to create innovative approaches to contemporary societal challenges and public discourse. The successful candidates will become part of a community of doctoral learners, and will belong to one of the University’s six Research Centres:

  • Centre for Applied Social Sciences
  • Centre for Communication, Cultural and Media Studies
  • Centre for Health, Activity and Rehabilitation Research
  • Centre for Person-centred Practice Research
  • Clinical Audiology, Speech and Language Research Centre
  • Institute for Global Health and Development

What does the studentship cover?

Successful candidates will commence study in September 2018, and will receive:

  • A full waiver of tuition fees;
  • An annual stipend of £14,553 lasting 3 years for full-time study;
  • A research budget of £2,000 to cover project expenses and travel.

Successful candidates will also be enrolled on the Researcher Enhancement and Development (READ) programme, which has been designed to formally recognise the learning that accompanies the successful completion of the QMU PhD programme. Successful completion of the READ programme will allow candidates to receive a 60 credit Doctoral Certificate (DCert) in addition to the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) award.

How to apply

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Get in touch

+44 (0)131 474 0000 say “Graduate School” when prompted

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