The School of Law offers a number of Graduate Scholarships for research degrees beginning in 2017-2018. These scholarships are open to all new students both overseas and home/EU students in all research areas within the School. These awards cover tuition fees at EU/Home student rate and provide a maintenance stipend equivalent to that of the RCUK studentships £14,296 for 2017/18.
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Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing PhD programme.
Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in all research areas within the School of Law.
Scholarship Award: These awards cover tuition fees at EU/Home student rate and provide a maintenance stipend equivalent to that of the RCUK studentships £14,296 for 2017/18.
Scholarship can be taken in the UK
Eligibility: Available to UK, EU and international students who have accepted a place on one of University’s PhD programmes
Nationality: Scholarships are open to UK, EU and international students.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: For PhD programmes the minimum entry requirements are an Upper Second Class Honours degree with minimum grade averages of 65% (or overseas equivalent) in Law or a relevant discipline, and a Masters degree at Merit level with overall average marks of 65% in taught modules and a minimum mark of 65% in the dissertation/research element (or overseas equivalent) in Law or a relevant discipline, plus prior research training at postgraduate level.
English Language Requirement: The required English language scores are:
How to Apply: Completed application forms should be submitted electronically. The following must be enclosed:
Application Deadline: The application deadline is March 10, 2017. Students must have already submitted a full application for a place on the PhD programme by February 10, 2017 for their application to be considered.