PhD Studentships – 2019 Position in Queen’s University, Canada
Queen’s University, Canada invites application for PhD Studentships – 2019 position from eligible and interested candidates
Designation/Position- PhD Studentships – 2019
About- Queen’s University Belfast is one of the leading universities in the UK and Ireland with a distinguished heritage and history.
Founded in 1845 as Queen’s College Belfast, we became an independent university in 1908. Today, we are ranked in the top 180 universities in the world (QS World Rankings 2019), and a member of the Russell Group of UK research intensive universities, combining excellence in research and education with a student-centred ethos.
Research/Job Area- School of Electronics Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.
Location- Queen’s University, Canada
A minimum 2.1 honours degree or equivalent in Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Computer Science or relevant degree is required.
Applicants are required to meet the English Language Testing System (IELTS) 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in all four elements of the test or equivalent.
There are a number of PhD studentships available for applicants in the UK and EU countries who wish to undertake full-time research at Queen’s. These 3 year and 4 year PhD studentships, potentially funded by the Department for Employment and Learning (DEL) or Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council commence on 1 October 2019.
In some instances, conditions on awards with eligibility for both fees and maintenance (£15,038 in 2019/20) depends on the applicants being either an ordinary UK resident or those EU residents who have lived permanently in the UK for the 3 years immediately preceding the start of the studentship. Non UK residents who hold EU residency may also apply but if successful may receive fees only.
Applications are also welcome from International students.
If you have a project of your own, then you should contact a possible supervisor about its viability.
How to Apply- Applicants should apply electronically through the Queen’s online application portal
Applicants will be required to undertake an interview.
Last Date for Apply– 31 January 2019