should have (at least) a first or upper second class honours degree in an
appropriate subject and preferably a relevant MSc or MRes qualification.
studentship is supported for four years and includes full home tuition fees plus a
stipend of approximate £15,285 per annum.
The studentship will only fully fund those applicants who are eligible
for home fees with relevant qualifications. Applicants normally required to
cover overseas fees will have to cover the difference between the home and the
overseas tuition fee rates (approximately £12,285 per annum).
If you wish to discuss this project further informally,
please contact Dr Watkinson. However, applications
must be made in accordance with the details shown below.
How to apply
To apply please use the online application form. Simply search for MPhil/PhD Geological Sciences, then clearly state that you are applying for a PhD studentship within the School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences and name the project at the top of your personal statement.
The closing date for
applications is 12 noon on Monday 25 January 2021. Shortlisted candidates will be invited for interview week commencing 1 March 2021. We
regret that we may not be able to respond to all applications. Applicants who have not received an offer of
a place by 1 May should consider their application has been
unsuccessful on this occasion.