How to Apply
These studentships will be funded by NERC and are available to UK nationals and other EU nationals that have resided in the UK for three years prior to commencing the studentship. If you meet this criteria, funding will be provided for tuition fees and stipend. If you are a citizen of a EU member state you will eligible for a fees-only award*.
For further guidance about eligibility please refer to Section B of the NERC studentships handbook.
*There are a limited number of studentships offered by the consortium that will fund EU nationals for both fees and stipend.
Applicants whose first language is not English must also produce evidence that they have reached the required standard for admission which for this course is set at the higher level. Details are here.
Applications are to be made to the DTP not a specific project thus only one application is required. You can state on the form which theme you are interested in but the programme is designed to introduce all successful applicants to all the themes and for them to work on their research proposal in the second term of their first year. see programme structure here.
The deadline for submission of applications was 5.00pm Monday 17th February 2014.
Applications are now closed. More details about the following year’s intake will be posted in due course.