To reward the high-level calibre research students in the UK, Newcastle University is now granting a unique PhD studentship in the field of host-microbial interaction.
The main focus of this program is to reduce disease in preterm infants by combining discovering and translational research. It is an educational opportunity which is not only giving the chance to conduct research but also covering your expenses.
Application Deadline: May 27, 2020
Newcastle University is a public research university that founded when the School of Medicine and Surgery and College of Physical Science was merged in one. The university operates 24 academic schools and 40 research institutes and research centres.
Why at Newcastle University? This university is a comprehensive multicultural learning community where education is combined with practical knowledge. It is counted as one of the world’s best universities due to the excellence of study and teaching. At this university, there is a wide range of programs available that will suit your interest and lifestyle as well.
The Newcastle University will award a studentship to deserving candidates. The funding covers a three year PhD included full tuition fee reduction and annual living expenses of £15,285.
- University or Organization: Newcastle University
- Department: N/A
- Course Level: PhD
- Awards: 100% tuition fees and annual living expenses of £15,285
- Number of Awards: Two
- Access Mode: Online
- Nationality: Both domestic and international
- The award can be taken in the UK
Eligibility for International PhD Studentship in Host-Microbial Interaction in the UK
- Eligible Countries: UK/EU and all other nationalities from around the world
- Eligible Course or Subjects: Research at PhD level degree course
- Eligibility Criteria: This university is seeking students who have the following credentials:
- Must have, or expect to achieve, at least a 2:1 honors degree or international equivalent, in a subject relating to microbiology, including biology and biotechnology but other subjects considered. A further qualification such as an MRes or other research experience is advantageous.
- Must be UK/EU and international applicants
- How to Apply for International PhD Studentship in Host-Microbial Interaction in the UK: Candidates who have applied to a PhD program at Newcastle can get this PhD studentship. All candidates are advised to apply through an online postgraduate application system. This support will be awarded automatically to the student if they would successfully have taken admission in the required PhD program.
- Supporting Documents: These documents must be provided by the students:
- A covering letter and CV. The covering letter must state the title of the studentship, quote the studentship reference code TC012 and state how your interests and experience relate to the project.
- Degree transcripts and certificates and, if English is not your first language, a copy of your English language qualifications.
- Send a copy of your CV and cover letter to christopher.stewart-at-newcastle.ac.uk
- Admission Requirements: To be enrolled in this program, you need to have at least a 2:1 honours degree or international equivalent, in a subject relating to microbiology, including biology and biotechnology but other subjects considered. Extra credentials such as an MRes or any other study experience will help you gain an advantage at the time of admission.
- Language Requirement: All the candidates whose first language is not English are asked to provide IELTS 6.5 overall with a minimum of 5.5 in all other sub-skills.
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