Academic entry requirements
Applicants should have, or be expected to achieve, a minimum of a 2:1 undergraduate degree in a relevant subject from a UK university or comparable qualifications from another recognised university.
Applicants are also required to submit a 500 word statement on their motivation for conducting this project and providing the key skills that they can bring to this project.
Due to the post’s funding it is only open to home or EU applicants as defined by the Fees Regulations. Please note that a Visa to study in the UK may apply for candidates who do not meet Home fee regulations.
English language entry requirements
Applicants whose first language is not English must have successfully completed a Secure English language Test (SELT) in the last two years. Applicants who have obtained or are studying for a UK degree may apply without a SELT. However, the university may request a SELT is taken as part of any award made.
English language IELTS requirements are overall score of 6.5, with 6.5 in reading and writing, 6.0 in listening and speaking.
If you have an English language qualification other than IELTS, please contact us to see if you are eligible to apply for a studentship. The UK Home Office will not accept TOEFL tests as proof of meeting the English language requirements.