Heriot-Watt University is inviting application Economics PhD Scholarships for September 2017 entry. International students are eligible to apply for these scholarships.
Heriot-Watt University is a public university based in Edinburgh, Scotland. It was established in 1821 as the world’s first mechanics’ institute. It has campuses in the Scottish Borders, Orkney, Dubai, and Putrajaya in Malaysia.
Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue PhD programme.
Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the field of economics.
Scholarship Award: Scholarships of £14,296 (the annual stipend) plus a research support allowance of £2,250 value will be awarded.
Number of Scholarships: Three scholarships are available.
Scholarship can be taken in the UK
Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:
- All applications will be reviewed within the relevant department with a shortlisting decision made based on qualifications, the research proposal and the availability of a supervisory team. Scholarship applicants must have the equivalent of a Masters degree with an average mark of 65% or higher. Applicants who are unsure if their qualifications meet the minimum criteria should contact the PhD student administrator to discuss their application (c.a.murray-at-hw.ac.uk). Please note that possession of the minimum qualifications does not guarantee short listing for the interview.
Nationality: International students are eligible to apply for these scholarships.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirements: Scholarship applicants must have the equivalent of a Masters degree with an average mark of 65% or higher.
English language Requirements: If you have not already studied a degree programme that was taught and examined in the medium of English we require evidence of language proficiency. For IELTS: the minimum overall IELTS score is 6.5 with no score lower than 6.0 in Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening.
How to Apply: The mode of application is online.
Application Deadline: Scholarship application deadline is May 31, 2017.