2016 PhD Scholarship in Anthropology and Population History at Bournemouth University, UK

2016 PhD Scholarship in Anthropology and Population History at Bournemouth University, UK

Applications are invited for the Ph.D. studentship within the field of Anthropology and population history at Bournemouth University, Talbot Campus. Applicants of all nationalities are eligible to apply for this studentship.

The overarching aim of establishing the Bournemouth University was to transform the public higher education to improve quality and efficiency of teaching and learning, creating a world-class higher learning institution.

Bournemouth University is a public university in Bournemouth, Dorset, England, with its main campus situated in neighbouring Poole. It offers professionally-orientated education, helping to prepare students for their future and to set them up for a fulfilling and secure career.

If English is not applicant’s first language, they will need to provide evidence that they can understand English to a satisfactory level.

Course Level: Studentship is available for pursuing Ph.D. programme.

Study Subject: Studentship is awarded within the field of Anthropology and population history.

Scholarship Award: A fully-funded Studentship includes a maintenance grant of £14,000 per year to contribute towards living expenses during the course of your research, as well as a fee waiver for 36 months. Associated costs, such as for fieldwork and conference attendance, will also be met under the Studentship.

Scholarship can be taken in the UK

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for this studentship:
University would normally expect applicants to have an Honours degree at Upper Second Class (2:1) and/or an appropriate Master’s degree.

Additional Eligibility: Applicants should have excellent skills in the analysis of human remains and be familiar with skeletal and dental variation. Experience and acquaintance with advanced statistical methods are desirable.

International entry requirements: If English is not applicant’s first language, they will need to provide evidence that they can understand English to a satisfactory level. English language requirements for this course are normal:

  • IELTS (Academic) 6.5 with minimum 5.5 in each component or equivalent.

Nationality: Applicants of all nationalities are eligible to apply for this studentship.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have an Honours degree at 2:1 or higher and/or a relevant Master’s degree.

English language Requirements: If English is not applicant’s first language, they will need to provide evidence that they can understand English to a satisfactory level. English language requirements for this course are normal:

  • IELTS (Academic) 6.5 with minimum 5.5 in each component or equivalent.

How to Apply: The mode of application is online.

Application Form Link

Application Deadline: The closing date for applications is 17 June 2016.

Scholarship Link

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