The University of Hertfordshire is delighted to invite applications for a PhD fully funded scholarships for Students pursuing a Research Degree at the Hertfordshire Law School. The three years’ full-time scholarships are now available to candidates commencing 1st June 2018.
The University of Hertfordshire is a university in Hertfordshire, United Kingdom. The university is based largely in Hatfield, Hertfordshire.
Applicants should hold at least a first or upper second class honours degree (or equivalent) from a recognised institution and at least an IELTS score of 6.5.
Application Deadline: January 15, 2018
Course Level: Scholarships are available to undertake a Research Degree at the Hertfordshire Law School.
Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the field of law.
Scholarship Award: The scholarship is for a generous stipend matching the Research Council rate of £14,553 and includes the cost of tuition fees (Home/EU rate). The duration of the scholarship is three years full-time. Note that in terms of eligibility because of the timeframe of this scholarship, as well as visa application requirements, these awards are only open to Home and EU students.
Number of Scholarships: There are three PhD scholarships available.
Scholarship can be taken in the UK
Eligible Countries: Home/EU students are eligible to apply.
Entrance Requirements:Applicants must have an honours degree (normally at least 2:1 or above) in law or an appropriate discipline.
English Language Requirements: Applicants should hold at least a first or upper second class honours degree (or equivalent) from a recognised institution and at least an IELTS score of 6.5.
To help you with the preparation and submission of your application please follow the following procedure:
- Find and contact a potential supervisor: Visit http://www.herts.ac.uk/research/centres-andgroups/law to identify a relevant supervisor and ask them about the feasibility of your research project, before submitting the application.
- Apply to become a doctoral research student at the University of Hertfordshire: After having discussed the feasibility of your research project with a relevant supervisor, you will have to submit an official online application following the UH normal application process for admission.
- Please expressly indicate on your application that you are applying for a Hertfordshire Law School PhD Scholarship Award. To speed up this process, you are also advised to submit with the application your research proposal, qualifications, passport and CV. Note that your research proposal should include a maximum of 2000 words and state the main goals of the research, methodology or research techniques used, hypothesis, approach, phased programme of work, likely contribution to knowledge and any consideration of ethics.
How to Apply:
The application must be sent via email.