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Applicants should have, or expect to obtain, a minimum of an upper second-class honours degree (2:1) or European equivalent and a Masters in Chemistry, Biochemistry or a related discipline. Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to demonstrate proficiency in the English language (IELTS 6.5 or equivalent).
Course Level: Studentship is awarded to undertake PhD degree programme.
Study Subject: Studentship is awarded in Mathematics: Homogenisation for degenerate nonlinear Partial Differential Equations
Scholarship Award: This studentship consists of full UK/EU tuition fees, as well as a Doctoral Stipend matching UK Research Council National Minimum (£14,057 p.a. for 2015/16, updated each year). One studentship is available.
Scholarship can be taken at: UK
Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for this studentship:
-Academic criteria: Applicants for a studentship must have obtained, or be about to obtain, a Master Degree or MMath in Mathematics. A strong background in analysis is also required.
-Residency: This studentship is open to students of any nationality. Students classified as international for fee purposes have to self-fund the difference between home and international fees.
Nationality: Applicants of all nationalities are eligible to apply for this studentship programme.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirements: Applicants for a studentship must have obtained, or be about to obtain, a Master Degree or MMath in Mathematics. A strong background in analysis is also required.
English language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to demonstrate proficiency in the English language (IELTS 6.5 or equivalent).
Supporting Material: Applicants have to submit the following documents. Required documents are:
-Applicants should submit a CV & Covering Letter
-Academic Transcripts – where applicable, academic transcripts must be submitted with the online admissions application by the funding deadline.
How to Apply: Consideration is automatic on applying for PhD in Mathematics, with a start date of October 2016 via Cardiff University’s Online Application Service. In the research proposal section of application, please specify the project title and supervisors of this project and copy the project description in the text box provided. In the funding section, please select “I will be applying for a scholarship / grant” and specify that applicants are applying for advertised funding from School Funding.
Application Deadline: The deadline for applications is 6 May 2016.