Life Sciences

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Genetics /  Geology / Physics

NERC CENTA studentship available for 1st March 2018 start

Project and application information

Available to UK/EU applicants only

For further information please contact

Monday 11 December 2017

PhD Studentship available for September 2018

CINCHRON is a H2020 Innovative Training Network and will offer 2 studentships based in Leicester in the field of Comparative Insect CHRONObiology

Further information

For projects, eligibility and instructions on how to apply please visit

15 December 2017
Health Sciences

ESRC PhD Studentships offered for 2018 as part of the Midlands Graduate School Doctoral Training Partnership

How to apply

Available to UK/EU applicants only. Eligibility

General enquiries to

Specific academic enquiries to Dr Sally Horrocks



18 January 2018

Neuroscience, Psychology and Behaviour

1 Year MPhil Studentship funded by Freemasons Grand Charity and Alumni Relations Fund.

Project: Eye movement behaviour of typically and atypically developing readers

Supervisor Prof Kevin Paterson in collaboration with Dr Sarah White and Prof Irene Gottlob

Studentship available to UK/EU applicants only.

Project and application details (.pdf)



Open until filled

Various Postgraduate Scholarships

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Masters Degree (MA, MSc, MBA, LLM, MRes) Funding

Scholarships and bursaries for Masters degree programmes are advertised as they become available.

Please see the main listing for current Masters degree funding opportunities.

Scholarships available for individual Masters Courses can be found on the Fees and Funding section of the relevant Masters Course page.

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Other Funding Sources

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